AP Interview: LeBron says "a personal goal" to match Jordan

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) Now that LeBron James has won a championship for the ages, he's set a loftier goal: Catching Michael Jordan. Long flattered to be mentioned in the same company with Jordan and other NBA legends, James has been hesitant to publicly acknowledge that he wants to be remembered as the greatest in league history. It's time now. ''It's a personal goal,'' James...
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Devin Booker growing into leadership role with Suns

PHOENIX -- A month ago, LeBron James was asked on a podcast to name an under-the-radar "promising young gun" in the NBA.He named Devin Booker, predicting the 19-year-old Phoenix Suns guard will be "a really, really, really All-Star player in this league.""It just means I'm on the right path," Booker said Monday at the Suns' media day. "I know I still have a long way to go, but to...
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Booker comfortable, confident in role as future All-Star

PHOENIX (AP) A month ago, LeBron James was asked on a podcast to name an under-the-radar ''promising young gun'' in the NBA. He named Devin Booker, predicting the 19-year-old Phoenix Suns guard will be ''a really, really, really All-Star player in this league.'' ''It just means I'm on the right path,'' Booker said Monday at the Suns' media day. ''I know I still have a long way...
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Video: LeBron James hilariously mocks NBA TV’s Kristen Ledlow on live TV

LeBron James was clearly looser at Cavs’ Media Day on Monday, and that’s been the case this whole summer since he led the Cleveland Cavaliers to an NBA Championship. NBA TV’s Kristen Ledlow was reporting on the feeling around the team since winning the NBA Championship, but LeBron James decided to interrupt and jokingly mock […] The post Video: LeBron James hilariously mocks...
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LeBron supports Kaepernick but will stand for national anthem

LeBron James will not be joining Colin Kaepernick and others who have chosen to kneel for the national anthem. He did, however, voice his support for what Kaepernick is protesting. Speaking with media Monday, James said, “standing for the national anthem is something I will do,” per Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com. “I’m all in favor of anyone athlete or non-athlete being able...
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LeBron James to produce sitcom set in Cleveland for NBC

LeBron James in all likelihood is gearing himself up for Cleveland Cavaliers training camp. But that doesn’t mean he isn’t putting the finishing touches on an extremely productive summer off the court. James’ production company SpringHill Entertainment has announced the NBA star will serve as an executive producer on an upcoming sitcom for NBC. The series, “There Goes...
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Mark Wahlberg, LeBron James are working on a movie project

When a photo surfaced a few weeks back on social media of LeBron James and Mark Wahlberg hanging out together surrounded by weights, many just assumed that it was simply a case of two A-listers — not to mention fitness buffs — enjoying a workout together. Wit this great dude! Coming soon!! #WeWorking #StriveForGreatness #CameraReady #ByTheWayTrulyAppreciateTheGift...
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Rare LeBron rookie card could fetch $200,000 in auction

Sports card collectors will sometimes pay big premiums to get old and rare cards, and a LeBron James rookie card fits both descriptors quite well. A one-of-a-kind card from the 2003-04 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection, which is termed “the most valuable and coveted LeBron James card in the world,” is currently up for auction and is at $70,000 with 12 days remaining in the bidding...
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WATCH: LeBron showered in 'Kobe!' chants at Rams game

LeBron James showed up to watch the Rams host their first game in Los Angeles since 1994 on Sunday at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, but he didn’t receive a warm welcome. James wasn’t booed, but he was showered with “Kobe” chants. Even with Bryant having retired, fans are still comparing him to James. The two will forever be linked. .@KingJames in the house! @RamsNFL...
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Hard not to be cynical about LeBron's 'Cleveland Hustles'

The first of two efforts from executive producer LeBron James, Cleveland Hustles is one part competition, one part effort to document the revitalization of Gordon Square, an up-and-coming neighborhood in Cleveland. On the surface, the goal of shining a light on a mission to build a business model designed to revive communities is laudable, and the first episode goes a long way to...
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