Originally posted on That NBA Lottery Pick  |  Last updated 9/6/12
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Due to our crazy 24/7 news cycle, there are sometimes stories about NBA players that turn out to be false and this is one of those stories.

Back on Tuesday, the British tabloid "The Sun" reported a story about Miami Heat star LeBron James promising players on Liverpool FC an exclusive Vegas Vacation if they win the Premier League.

Here is the recap of that story from the Daily Mail via The Basketball Jones:
NBA superstar LeBron James has handed Liverpool players a huge incentive to get their season on track and land silverware this season: a massive party in Las Vegas.

James has vowed to give the players a lavish party they will never forget in Sin City, co-hosted by his pal, rap star Kanye West.

LeBron told The Sun: ‘I spent some time with Steven Gerrard and he is passionate about his team.‘Everybody in sport needs incentive and if the guys at Liverpool win something this year I will give them the best weekend of their life in Vegas.

‘Kanye is in and trust me, nobody does Vegas like LeBron and Kanye.’
A few hours after the story was reporter, LeBron's PR team reported that the story was false and that LeBron was never contacted to confirm it.
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