LeBron James F  #23

Current Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

Born: Dec 30, 1984 (31 years old)

Birthplace: Akron, Ohio (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-8 (203cm)     Weight: 250 (113kg)

Hand: Right

Website: http://www.lebronjames.com/

Twitter: @kingjames

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/LeBron

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kingjames/

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Cleveland Cavaliers)

Free Agent: PO-2018; UFA-2019

Current Agent: Rich Paul

Draft Entry: 2003 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2003 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Cleveland Cavaliers

Pre-Draft Team: St. Vincent St. Mary High School (Ohio)

High School: St. Vincent St. Mary High School [Akron, Ohio]

LeBron James News

LeBron James Named Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson Of The Year
LeBron James scored 41 points in Games 5 and 6 of The Finals and made a key block in the final minutes of Game 7.

AP

LeBron James Donates $2.5M To Smithsonian's Muhammad Ali Exhibit
Muhammad Ali died in June, between Games 1 and 2 of the NBA Finals between Cleveland and Golden State, and James spoke eloquently about the boxing great.

Jeff Zillgitt/USA Today

LeBron James Sitting Out First Game Of 16-17 Season
LeBron James' minutes have been up slightly this season at 37.0 per game.

Chris Haynes/ESPN

LeBron James 'Had Nothing But Respect' For Phil Jackson 'Until Now'
Phil Jackson's remarks about LeBron James and his "posse" has received sharp criticism from both James and Maverick Carter.

Dave McMenamin/ESPN

Maverick Carter Troubled By Coded Language Of Phil Jackson's 'Posse' Comment
Phil Jackson labeled the business associates of LeBron James as a "posse."

Dave McMenamin/ESPN

LeBron James: Scoring Has Never Been On My List Of Goals
LeBron James joined the top-10 all-time in scoring over the weekend passing Hakeem Olajuwon.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Dan Gilbert To Meet With LeBron James To Discuss Direction Of Franchise
Dan Gilbert said he and LeBron James have come a long way in the six years since the 2010 offseason.

Dave McMenamin/ESPN

LeBron James: Another MVP Would Be Great
Only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (six), Michael Jordan (five) and Bill Russell (five) have won more MVPs than LeBron James' four.

Dave McMenamin/ESPN

LeBron James Glad Cavs Have Core All Signed On Multi-Year Deals
LeBron James wouldn't say, however, how the Cavs' long-term stability will impact how he views his own future.

Joe Vardon/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Wade: LeBron And I Liked Chicago Situation In 2010 Until Heat Could Also Fit Bosh
Dwyane Wade and LeBron James had interest in joining Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah in 2010.

Vincent Goodwill/Comcast

LeBron James Wanted Cavs To Sign Dwyane Wade If Cap Space Were Available
Cleveland could offer only the taxpayer midlevel exception to Dwyane Wade, worth about $3.5 million.

Dave McMenamin/ESPN

LeBron James Urges Cavs To Re-Sign J.R. Smith
LeBron James says J.R. Smith "did his part" and that he and the Cavaliers "need to get it done."

Michael Lee/The Vertical

LeBron James' 'Dream' Is To Own NBA Franchise
LeBron James would like to own an NBA team when his playing career is over.

Joe Vardon/Cleveland Plain Dealer

LeBron James Remains Open To Playing In 2020 Olympics
LeBron James will be 35 for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

Rachel Nichols/ESPN (via Bleacher Report)

LeBron James To Host Pre-Training Camp Workouts In Los Angeles
LeBron James has spent most of the summer in his new mansion in Brentwood near Los Angeles.

Joe Vardon/Cleveland Plain Dealer

LeBron James Potentially Took Less Money With New Deal
LeBron James could have signed a full max five-year contract next offseason assuming the Over-36 rule would be changed under the new CBA.

Danny Leroux/Sporting News

LeBron James Agrees Upon Three-Year, $100M Deal With Cavs
LeBron James has agreed upon a three-year, $100 million contract with the Cavs.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

LeBron James: My Motivation Is The Ghost I'm Chasing Who Played In Chicago
LeBron James' place as one of the best players who ever played the game has already been determined but he continues to pursue the mantle as greatest to ever play.

Lee Jenkins/Sports Illustrated

LeBron James Still Hasn't Decided Type Of Contract He'll Sign With Cavs
Under league rules, LeBron James has several contract choices.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

LeBron James Hasn't Given Cavs Date Of When He'll Re-Sign
Even though J.R. Smith and the Cavaliers have yet to agree upon a new deal, LeBron James' delay is not at all related.

Chris Haynes/Cleveland Plain Dealer

LeBron Factoring Into Wade's Contract Showdown With Heat
LeBron James is in a position to either make financial sacrifices to help the Cavaliers sign Dwyane Wade from the Heat, or merely help his friend with leverage on getting a richer deal.

Dan Le Batard/Miami Herald

Teams Calling LeBron James' Agent Told He'll Re-Sign With Cavs
Rich Paul has received phone calls from teams inquiring about the potential availability of LeBron James.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Over-36 Rule Currently Prevents LeBron James From Signing $200M Deal In 2017
Under current rules, LeBron James could sign a four-year, $156.8 million contract with Cleveland in 2017.

Jeff Zillgitt/USA Today

LeBron James Opts Out Of $24M Contract With Cavs For 16-17
Rich Paul gave no insight on Tuesday evening on the type of contract LeBron James will seek or his timetable for re-signing.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

LeBron James Withdraws From Olympics
LeBron James cited the amount of court time he's logged with six straight trips to The Finals.

Joe Vardon/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Rival Teams Can Offer LeBron James $3M More Than Cavs
The most the Cavaliers can offer LeBron James because they don't have salary cap space and also don't have his full Bird rights is $27.5 million.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

LeBron James Will Re-Sign With Cavaliers
After winning a title, there had been some speculation that LeBron James could decide to move on to another challenge.

Joe Vardon/Cleveland Plain Dealer

LeBron James Expected To Withdraw From Olympics
LeBron James has been a member of USA Basketball since 2004.

Chris Mannix/The Vertical

LeBron James Explains 'Secret Motivation' Remark About Miami
While LeBron James didn't name anyone specifically, it is widely believed to be Pat Riley.

Dave McMenamin/ESPN (via Deadspin)

LeBron James Named Unanimous Finals MVP

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