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OK so we know that the NBA Lockout has already resulted in two weeks of the first season being eliminated. The latest news on the lockout is Lebron James toying with the idea of joining the NFL, which we covered yesterday.
But what’s up with the fighting? You have to appreciate the intensity that these two put into this brawl. The...
LeBron James took his talents to Liverpool on Friday—and finally got his hands on a championship trophy.
The Miami Heat star toured the Premier League club’s facilities for the first time since becoming a shareholder of the 18-time English champions. James held up the Champions League trophy won by Liverpool in 2005 and posted a picture [...]
Miami Heat superstar LeBron James and Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll have been tossing playful messages back and forth on Twitter. LeBron digs football and wouldn’t mind being an NFL star in another life.
But as the NBA lockout continues, perhaps that life could be this one?
No. Of course not. But it’s fun to think about.
As the summer has progressed into the fall, we have seen a number of star-studded basketball exhibitions take place across the country, with teams from the Drew League, Goodman League, the Melo Center, the Rucker and others facing off.
This time around, Oklahoma City Thunder leader, and rising NBA star, Kevin Durant will host his own exhibition contest in Oklahoma City, with...
Is Pete Carroll head coach of the Seattle Seahawks trying to get Lebron James of the NBA's Miami Heat to drop hoops and take up NFL football? in our Seahawks news, gossip, for the day Q points out On Wednesday, Carroll upped the ante by posting a customized Seahawks jersey with James' name on it to his Twitter account...
Chase told you on Tuesday that LeBron James was Twitter-sharing his fantasies about playing in the NFL. Playing along is head coach of the Seattle Seahawks, Pete Carroll.
Here's the back and forth they've had on Twitter, which you can see here and here.
@PeteCarroll: hey @KingJames are you aware of what the League's rookie minimum is?
@KingJames: yeah more than what...
Oh, that LeBron James. First, he playfully nudges ESPN's John Clayton about finding him an NFL gig, and now he's got Seahawks coach Pete Carroll "jokingly" courting him. From the Sporting News:
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll on Tuesday tweeted James: “are you aware of what the league’s rookie minimum is?”
And like that a recruiting pitch was on....
(When the NBA resumes play, the league will find itself dealing with a new collective-bargaining agreement, one that could impact how the Heat do business going forward. This is the fourth in a series of evaluations of such aspects.)
The issue: The just-expired CBA had three primary exceptions that allowed teams to exceed the salary cap when it came to veteran talent: the mid-level...
You know Lebron, he likes attention, BUT (there’s always a but) this is a very intriguing possibility. The fact of the matter is; the season is already 5 weeks in and he doesn’t have enough time to really learn the game. However, (there’s always a however) the publicity, marketing, etc. would go through the roof for a team that signed Lebron for a couple months assuming...