LeBron James

Demonstrators set a Lebron James jersey on fire during a rally at the Southorn Playground in Hong Kong.
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AP News
October 15, 2019 - 9:03 pm
LeBron James has stepped into the spotlight of the now-strained relationship between the NBA and China with his comments about the league executive who started the ongoing fallout with what James derided as a "misinformed" tweet.
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A player runs across the NCAA logo during practice at the NCAA tournament college basketball in Pittsburgh.
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AP News
September 30, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Defying the NCAA, California opened the way Monday for college athletes to hire agents and make money from endorsement deals with sneaker companies, soft drink makers and other sponsors, just like the pros.
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LeBron James
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February 22, 2019 - 1:43 pm
By Caitlin O'Kane (CBS) -- It's been more than 20 years since Michael Jordan teamed up with Bugs Bunny to play a high-stakes basketball game against aliens in "Space Jam." And in two years, LeBron James will find himself in a similar situation next to Bugs. "Space Jam 2" will premiere on July 16,...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid, left, shoots as Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram, right, defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, in Los Angeles.
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January 30, 2019 - 6:50 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown decided to experiment with his lineup during Tuesday night's game against the Los Angeles Lakers. If one game is any indication, Brown can consider it a success. The Sixers led throughout and were up by 24 in the second quarter as they rolled...
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In this Nov. 27, 2018, file photo, Loyola of Chicago's Sister Jean shows off the NCAA Final Four ring she received before an NCAA college basketball game between Loyola of Chicago and Nevada in Chicago.
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December 25, 2018 - 12:57 pm
By Jim Litke, AP Sports Writer Sports contributed plenty of the same old agita this year — bad bets, empty boasts, taunts, tiffs and scuffles, plus the occasional riot — but its fair share of wry smiles, too. There were courageous losers, random acts of kindness and a handful of wins handled with...
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Stephen Curry
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December 24, 2018 - 4:53 pm
(AP) — There's no NBA Finals rematch this year on Christmas. Not technically, anyway. It's LeBron James vs. the Golden State Warriors for the fourth consecutive year on Dec. 25, though James will be wearing a Los Angeles Lakers uniform this time. It was a predictable matchup. It isn't, however, a...
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LeBron James
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December 24, 2018 - 4:48 pm
(AP) — LeBron James is sorry for posting a lyric that referenced "Jewish money." The Los Angeles Lakers star says he simply got caught up in the music, thought the lyric was a "compliment" and offers "apologies, for sure." The lyric comes from the song "ASMR" by rapper 21 Savage. James shared it...
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Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, left, reacts to an inadvertent whistle by a referee as Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Los Angeles.
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November 15, 2018 - 10:09 am
By Greg Beacham, AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — A floating jumper, a foul and a free throw in the fourth quarter of a tight game. With a gorgeous three-point play, the King jumped over the Big Dipper. LeBron James' inimitable presence has already been felt in his first few weeks in Hollywood...
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Student Athlete
September 28, 2018 - 8:05 pm
By Brian Lowry, CNN (CNN) -- LeBron James bypassed college and headed directly to the NBA, where he has earned millions. That makes him an intriguing vehicle to produce "Student Athlete," a stinging rebuke of collegiate athletics and the organizing NCAA, amid his rapid expansion off the court as a...
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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons
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September 23, 2018 - 9:26 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Ben Simmons is set to turn the 76ers into must-see TV. But he hopes to have another smash hit off the court. NBC has given a script commitment to "Brotherly Love," loosely based on the life of the Aussie-born NBA rookie of the year. Deadline described the pitch like this: "...
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