Found June 18, 2013 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: LeBron James
TEAMS: Miami Heat
LeBron James didn’t become the best basketball player in the world without mastering some of the more technical aspects of the game, such as flopping. But the King’s diving prowess — which he not only admits to but also supports — goes beyond basketball. James’ affinity for falling when barely touched apparently extends to his off-court life as well. Funny or Die decided to capitalize on James’ easily altered center of gravity, playing off his statements that “basketball is my life.” They caught up with a fictional James at the grocery store and beyond. Check it out in the video below.
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