Found February 18, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
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LeBron James caused quite a stir this week when he made comments hinting at a possible return to Cleveland. James and the Heat disposed of the Cavaliers handily Friday night in Cleveland, 111-87, but after Thursday’s James turned heads with the following comments: “I think it would be great, it would be fun to play in front of these fans again. … I’m happy where I’m at now. But I don’t rule that out in no sense. If I decided to come back, hopefully the fans will accept me.” On Friday, a Yahoo! Sports report emerged detailing attempts by LeBron’s camp to get in touch with Cavs owner Dan Gilbert and discussing a return to the team he so notoriously spurned. This was no accident, no misspeaking, nothing out of context. Before mentioning Thursday his openness to playing in Cleveland again, James months ago had an emissary or two carry that message to the Cavaliers’ front office, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. His camp wanted the message delivered to owner Dan Gilbert, sources said, ...
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