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LeBron James

LeBron Raymone James (/ləˈbrɒn/; born December 30, 1984) is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). A six foot, eight inch small forward, he is an NBA champion, NBA Finals MVP, three-time NBA MVP, and NBA Rookie of the Year. One of Miami's co-captains, he is an eight-time NBA All-Star and has earned eight All-NBA honors and four All-Defensive honors. Nicknamed "King James", James had a storied high school basketball career at St. Vincent – St. Mary High School in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. A three-time "Mr. Basketball of Ohio", he was highly promoted in the national media as a future NBA superstar. After graduating, he was selected with the first overall pick of the 2003 NBA Draft by his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers. In 2010, he left the Cavaliers for the Heat in a highly publicized free agency period. In 2012, he led Miami to their second ever NBA title, winning his first overall. His list of achievements and leadership during the Heats' 2012 championship run have led many basketball analysts, experts, and writers to consider him the best player in the NBA today. Off the court, James has accumulated considerable

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Lebron James -- All Hail The Spelling King ... Sends Swag To Spelling Bee Champ

Lebron James
All Hail The Spelling King ...Sends Swag To Spelling Bee Champ

Game respects game ... at least when it comes to LeBron James ... who was so impressed with the kid who won the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee -- that he just sent him a whole bunch of awesome… READ MORE >

Paul George -- Forget Lebron ... I Want To Be In 'Space Jam 2'

Paul George
Forget Lebron ... I Want To Be In 'Space Jam 2'

Steph Curry isn't the only NBA superstar taking on LeBron this week ... 'cause Paul George tells TMZ Sports that he might wanna slide into "Space Jam 2" even though… READ MORE >

- 1 day ago
Mark Curry -- LeBron Is DOOMED ... Steph Curry's Gonna Whoop Dat ASS

Mark Curry
LeBron Is DOOMED ... Steph Curry's Gonna Whoop Dat ASS

LeBron James won't be "Hangin' With Mr. Cooper" anytime soon ... 'cause the star of the '90's sitcom Mark Curry tells TMZ Sports the KING has NO CHANCE against his… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Lil B -- LEBRON JAMES GOT PROBLEMS ... Cavs Haven't Ducked Curse Yet!

Lil B
LEBRON GOT PROBLEMS Cavs Haven't Ducked Curse Yet!

Lil B is DOUBLING DOWN on his threat to curse LeBron James ... claiming the King is in "big, big trouble" for stealing B's famous dance move.  Lil B appeared on… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
Lil B -- Threatens to Curse LeBron James ... You Stole My Dance Too! (Update)

Lil B
Threatens to Curse LeBron You Stole My Dance Too!!! (Update)

11:36 AM PT -- Iman Shumpert may have just BLOCKED the curse!!!! After seeing B's threat, Shumpert tweeted at the rapper in an attempt to smooth things over ... writing, "@LILBTHEBASEDGOD Preciate… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
LeBron James -- Shirtless Hot Tub Celebration ... With Cavs Squad!

LeBron James
Shirtless Hot Tub Celebration ... With Cavs Squad!

How did LeBron James and the rest of his Cleveland Cavs squad celebrate after winning the Eastern Conference Championship Tuesday night?!  TURN UP IN THE HOT… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
LeBron James -- Team Jet Turn Up ... After KO'ing Chicago

LeBron James
Team Jet Turn Up ... After KO'ing Chicago

**Gentlemen, this is your captain speaking ... we've now reached 10,000 feet ... you're now free to PARTY YOUR FACES OFF!!!!** LeBron James and the Cleveland… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago
LeBron James -- Gets 'Price Is Right' Shout Out (Video)

LeBron James
Gets 'Price Is Right' Shout Out (Video)

LeBron James got even more love on national television yesterday ... when a contestant on "The Price Is Right" grabbed the mic and fired off a shout out to the NBA… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
LeBron James -- 'Perfect Booties' Model Revealed ... 'It's a Sign From God'

LeBron James
'Perfect Booties' Model Revealed 'It's a Sign From God'

The woman whose butt was on the receiving end of an Instagram "Like" from LeBron James this week says the NBA star has changed her life forever ... calling the… READ MORE >

- 27 days ago
LeBron James -- Farewell Letter to Lauren Hill ... 'You'll Never Be Forgotten'

LeBron James
Farewell Letter to Lauren Hill 'You'll Never Be Forgotten'

LeBron James just posted a goodbye letter to Lauren Hill -- the 19-year-old college basketball player who died from brain cancer -- explaining how she deeply impacted his life ... even though they… READ MORE >

- 54 days ago

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