LeBron James wants to finish what he started. The Los Angeles Lakers superstar told beat reporters who cover the team Wednesday he’d lack “closure” if the 2019-20 NBA season never finishes. James was playing like an MVP and had led the Lakers to the top of the Western Conference standings with 19 games remaining on…How LeBron James Would Feel If NBA Season Can’t Finish Due To Coronavirus Pandemic — NESN.com
LeBron James won’t be ready to get back to work until the experts vouch for the safety of playing basketball in light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Nor, however, is the Lakers superstar ready to give up on a season that’s proved so challenging, so surprising and in so many ways, inspiring too. “I can…LeBron James hopes Lakers will have chance to finish season, achieve ‘closure’ — Press Telegram
Watching life flash before your eyes can change a person. Just ask Carmelo Anthony. The Portland Trail Blazers star took to Instagram Live on Friday where he spoke with former Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade about their longtime friendship when Wade’s wife, actress Gabrielle Union, asked Anthony to tell the story about how LeBron James…Carmelo Anthony Claims LeBron James Saved Him From Drowning In Bahamas — NESN.com
Watching life flash before your eyes can change a person. Just ask Carmelo Anthony. The Portland Trail Blazers star took to Instagram Live on Friday where he spoke with former Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade about their longtime friendship when Wade’s wife, actress Gabrielle Union, asked Anthony to tell the story about how LeBron James once saved his life. So, naturally, he obliged. “We jumped off the boat in the Bahamas, everybody swam to the little grotto over there, underneath. Then we came out. All y’all went to the boat,” Anthony told retired star Dwyane Wade via Instagram on Friday, as transcribed by SB Nation. “It was my fault though, because I’m still trying to see the last little bit of the barracudas snorkeling and all that. It was my fault. Then I look up, and the current is taking me in the middle of the ocean opposite from the boat.” Anthony said his mind was racing until James came to the rescue. “Then I look up at the boat, and I see Bron jump off the boat like he’s MacGyver. He
It would have been a homecoming for LeBron James – and although he’s played in Cleveland many times as both a Cavalier and an opponent, that’s not something he takes lightly. Instead, James was at home on Thursday, like most everyone else in California and so many people throughout the world during the COVID-19 outbreak…Lakers’ LeBron James talks conditioning, potentially playing without fans on podcast — Press Telegram
ron James and his brand of basketball have become synonymous with many things. Amazing dunks, beautiful passes to open shooters exactly where they need it, chase-down blocks and tough shots to quiet down opposing crowds. But another thing that LeBron’s teams have always been known for is his intricate and expressive handshakes that are individualized to almost every teammate he’s had over the years.
Ever since his first stint in Cleveland, LeBron and several teammates have had special handshakes that he executes down the line before each game. However, the coronavirus pandemic and its ability to spread amongst people is leading to LeBron Handshake Reform. James told the Road Trippin’ podcast that he will no longer do high-fives and that his teammates will have some new handshakes that will presumably include social distancing.
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James celebrates after scoring and drawing a foul during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Sunday, March 8, 2020, in Los Angeles. The Lakers won 112-103. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Los Angeles forward Kawhi Leonard, right, dunks as Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso…Lakers finally top Clippers in Round 3 of L.A. rivalry — Press Telegram
The Coronavirus has yet to make a major impact in United States sports, but if decisions have to be made, players might not want to be involved. The NBA has had preliminary discussions to prepare for the possibility of the Coronavirus outbreak affecting them, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Among these discussions has been…LeBron James Vows Not To Play If Fans Can’t Attend Due To Coronavirus Fears — NESN.com