James owns multiple homes in the Los Angeles area - where he has often spent his offseasons - and has made it clear that his family would play a key role in his free agency decision.
LeBron James is going to the West Coast.
Fast forward a few hours and Los Angeles has made a decision to bring another veteran on board on a one-year deal, and oh boy, is this one a doozy. According to a report by the network's top National Basketball Association correspondent, James has dispatched his agent to meet with the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, July 1.
In 2014 however, he finally returned to his roots and rejoined the Cavaliers where he has been for the past four years.
James opted out of a USA $35.6 million player option for the 2018-19 season with the Cleveland Cavaliers, and was reported to have had contact with the team as free agency opened last night.
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"Thank you Northeast Ohio for an incredible 4 seasons".
He delivered the first championship to the sports-obsessed city in 52 years and did it with storybook gusto, helping the Cavaliers become the first team in NBA Finals history to rally from a 3-1 series deficit to win it all.
James informed the Cavaliers on Friday that he would not exercise his $35.6 million contract option.
The Lakers have reportedly been in talks with San Antonio for unhappy star Kawhi Leonard.
And he also snubbed what could have been the most money and longest deal available, the Cavaliers being able to extend James a five-year contract worth $209 million.