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LeBron James Biography

LeBron Raymone James, nicknamed "King James", is an American professional basketball player playing for the Miami Heat of the NBA. He has numerous accolades to his name, such as being an NBA champion, NBA Finals MVP, three-time NBA MVP and the NBA Rookie of the Year. James played high school basketball at St. Vincent–St. Mary High School in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. Voted as "Mr. Basketball of Ohio" three times, he was highly talked about in the national media as a future NBA superstar. After graduating, he was selected was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2003 NBA Draft. In his first professional game he recorded 25 points, setting an NBA record for most points scored by a prep-to-pro player in his debut outing. In the 2005–06 season, James established himself as one of the NBA's elite players. At the 2006 NBA All-Star Game, he led the East to victory with a 29 point, 6 rebound, 2 assist performance. For his efforts, he was crowned All-Star MVP, thus becoming the youngest ever winner of the award at 21 years. James became an unrestricted free agent at 12:01 am EST on July 1, 2010. During his free agency he was courted by several teams including the Bulls, Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, the Knicks, New Jersey Nets, and the Cavaliers. James officially became a member of the Heat on July 9, completing a sign-and-trade six-year contract with the team. In 2004, James was selected to the United States national team for the Olympic Games in Athens, Greece. The team finished the competition with a bronze medal, becoming the first USA squad to return home without a gold medal since NBA professionals became eligible. He was selected for the 2012 United States Olympic team to compete in London, where he recorded the first triple double in Olympic basketball history against the Australian men's national basketball team, helping his team to their second straight gold medal in a 107–100 victory against Spain. James also became the only player other than Michael Jordan to have won an NBA championship and an NBA MVP award in the same year as winning an Olympic gold medal.

LeBron James Latest News & Articles

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The Lakers & 76ers: the future of the NBA
The Lakers & 76ers: the future of the NBA
Young core of Philadelphia 76ers & LA Lakers played a thoroughly entertaining game of basketball & showed us a glimpse of the future of NBA.
Draymond comments on the Cavaliers' struggles
Draymond comments on the Cavaliers' struggles
Draymond Green thinks Lebron's minutes is the most glaring concern for the struggling Cavaliers.
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Is Giannis Antetokounmpo the real deal?
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What's Up With Lebron James?
Lebron James and his recent attitude towards the Cleveland Cavaliers.
LeBron James mocks Phil Jackson AGAIN
LeBron James mocks Phil Jackson AGAIN
The King is not letting the ex-Knick executive off the hook that easily.
Hype or Bust: Early grades on the 2017 NBA Draft class (Week 1-3)
Hype or Bust: Early grades on the 2017 NBA Draft class (Week 1-3)
The 2017 draft class was one of the best, have they showed us enough?
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10 Biggest Surprises of the New NBA Season
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Why now is the best time to start watching NBA again
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Why are the Cleveland Cavaliers struggling? 
I wrote about the Cleveland Cavaliers, who have been struggling, and I state some reasons on why I think they are struggling.
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5 Greatest NBA players that came directly from High School
We rank the greatest players to make the leap to the NBA directly from High School.
5 highest scoring games of LeBron James' career
5 highest scoring games of LeBron James' career
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10 highest capacity arenas of the NBA
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5 reasons why the Cleveland Cavaliers are SO BAD right now
A deep dive into the reasons behind the Eastern Conference Champions' horrid start to the season.
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