October 20, 2021

China-Pandering LeBron James Becomes NBA’s First $1 Billion Player

Lakers star LeBron James appears to be cashing in as the NBA’s first active billion-dollar player as his deals in China, Hollywood, as well as his lucrative investments and sponsorships in Nike and other brands grow. Since he was first drafted into the NBA in 2003, James has already raked in more than $330 million…

Team USA Basketball Director Says LeBron James Unlikely to Play in Olympics Ever Again

USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo said Wednesday that it is unlikely that LeBron James will ever play for Team USA at the Olympics again. Colangelo made his comments based on James’ advancing years. “Father Time takes its toll,” Colangelo told ESPN’s Keyshawn, JWill and Zubin. “If you’re a human being, your body is built…

WATCH: MLB Players Are Flopping Like LeBron James and It’s Ugly

LeBron James has inspired many athletes across the sports landscape to do many things. Unfortunately, egregiously awful flops are one of the things he’s inspired. For the latest example, let’s visit Sunday’s game between the Twins and the A’s. A game that featured a flop for the ages from A’s infielder Elvis Andrus as he…

FACT CHECK: Did LeBron James Say, ‘A Girl Can’t Even Stab Her Friends Anymore’?

An image shared on Facebook claims Los Angeles Lakers player LeBron James said, “We’re at the point where a girl can’t even stab her friends.” Verdict: False There is no evidence James made this statement. The quote originated from a satirical website. Fact Check: A 16-year-old Black teenager, Ma’Khia Bryant, was shot and killed by…

President Trump: LeBron James’ ‘Racist Rants are Divisive, Nasty, Insulting, Demeaning’

Former President Donald Trump issued a statement on Thursday slamming NBA star LeBron James for his “racist rants” that are “doing nothing to bring our country together.” “LeBron James should focus on basketball rather than presiding over the destruction of the NBA, which has just recorded the lowest television RATINGS, by far, in the long…

LeBron James Once Said ‘Be Careful What We Tweet,’ He Should Follow His Own Advice

In 2019, LeBron James warned that we should be “careful what we tweet” because even though we have “freedom of speech,” a lot of “negative” comes with that. In 2021, LeBron James would have done well to listen to his own advice. After then-Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey posted a tweet supporting the pro-democracy movement…

‘ACCOUNTABILITY’: LeBron James, Sports World React to Chauvin Verdict

On Tuesday afternoon, a verdict of guilty on all counts came in for former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd. And immediately, the woke world of sports rushed to comment on the verdict. LeBron James, as he often does, jumped to Twitter to comment on the nation’s political atmosphere, adding…

LeBron James Signs $85 Million Contract Extension with Lakers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James has agreed to a contract extension with the Los Angeles Lakers.James’ agency, Klutch Sports, confirmed the deal Wednesday during the first week of training camp for the NBA champions. The Lakers are still finalizing their new contract with Anthony Davis, who is also represented by Klutch CEO Rich Paul.…

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