LeBron James

LeBron James

Height/Weight: 6' 9"/250 lbs
Born: Akron, Ohio
Draft: 2003 1st round (1st pick) by the
  • The Canadian Press

    Analysis: It takes time to win, and that's a lesson Luka Doncic is learning

    Michael Jordan needed seven seasons to win his first title. LeBron James needed nine seasons and two futile trips to the NBA Finals before he became a champion. Shaquille O’Neal got swept in his first finals. And the newly crowned champion Boston Celtics lost the finals in 2022 and lost in the Eastern Conference finals last year before breaking through now.

  • Associated Press

    It's already next season in the NBA, where the offseason is almost nonexistent

    The Boston Celtics won the NBA Finals on Monday night, and when the clock rolled over to Tuesday morning, teams — in many cases — could start talking to their own free agents. “This is a business,” Miami Heat President Pat Riley said when his team's season ended last month, “as much as it is anything else.” The champion Celtics and Jayson Tatum can agree on an extension that will be worth a record $315 million, though that record is probably going to get smashed annually over the next few years.

  • Merced Sun-Star

    Maybe a Boston Celtics title means media critics will stop hating Millenials, Gen Z | Opinion

    “What they gonna say now?” said Tatum, 26, to critics who have accused him of failing to lift his team to a title.