As previously noted here, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid was trying to his best to recruit LeBron James to play with the 76ers over the realm of Twitter.
With LeBron’s official response coming today that he’d be joining the Cavaliers, Joel took to the realm of Twitter to note that his recruitment didn’t work:
I guess my recruiting skills didn't work
As the celebration continues in Cleveland, Ohio as NBA free agent LeBron James has announced that he will be returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The fine folks over at the Cleveland Clothing Company has produced a Star-Wars themed LeBron James t-shirt for sale called “Return of the King”.
Check out the below tweet with an image of the t-shirt which is pretty solid to say the...
As the social networking world we live in continues to hear the news of LeBron James returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, one notable member of the Cleveland football team has sent his well-wishes.
Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel just posted the below message on Twitter stating that he was happy for LeBron to return to Cleveland:
YESSSSSSSS!! Couldn't be happier...
With the news that LeBron James is returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland owner Dan Gilbert looks to be high-standing with fans.
Only a few short moments ago, Gilbert made a public comment after the news became official that LeBron James would return to the Cavaliers organization as noted that Yahoo Sports Adrian Wojnarowski:
Dan Gilbert tells Yahoo: "Just happy for...
It’s been four years but LeBron James will be returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers this season and penned his decision in an article for Sports Illustrated.
In one section of the essay, LeBron thanks the Miami Heat organization for helping him win the couple championship and the time that they spent together.
LeBron also compares his time in Miami to a college experience:
As the LeBron James free agency whirlwind has finally come to end with him returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, a message was posted on his Instagram account once the news was official.
Only a few moments ago, the Instagram message was posted and shows LeBron in a Cleveland Cavaliers jersey and with the words “Coming Home” in white letters:
Cleveland fans, it’s time to celebrate...
As we officially reach the final day of Orlando Summer League 2014, the Orlando Magic went out with a notable alley-oop dunk.
Late in the fourth quarter of their game against the Detroit Pistons, Magic rookie Elfrid Payton came up with a steal.
Watch as he lobs it up to Victor Oladipo who finished with two hands:
Oladipo monster alley-oop dunk [gifdsports]
Oladipo image courtesy...
As another day passes without a decision by LeBron James on his NBA future next season, the fine folks on the social networking Twitter decided to create a new funny hashtag called “#BeforeLeBronDecides”.
One of the famed names that decided to chime in on the matter was rapper Snoop Dogg who decided to make a pretty funny joke on his official Twitter account using that hashtag...
Just when you thought that the LeBron James free agency couldn’t get crazier, it has reached some new levels and fans have started arrived at his Akron home.
James home is in the Bath Township area and in the last hour with rumors of a possible announcement, cars have started to file in and park on the side.
Check out the below photo from Jon Bozeka:
The line of cars forming at...
These days it seems that almost everyone has inside information on where LeBron James will be playing his NBA basketball next season and now, a Cleveland feathered friend might know.
Recently, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo had one of their barn owls by the name of Tawny inform the world of where she thought LeBron would sign.
The fine folks over at WKYC in Cleveland have the official...
While his destination is currently unknown for the NBA next season, Chris Bosh is getting to some destinations with his family during a rather impressive family vacation.
Yesterday, Bosh decided to post this interesting photo on his Instagram account which shows him and his son riding a camel.
Both of them appear to be enjoying it to the max:
Bosh image courtesy of Getty Images
As the LeBron James to Cleveland Cavaliers race heats up, many people and locations in Ohio are doing their best to get LeBron to comeback.
Yesterday, celebrity chef Michael Symon promised LeBron his own burger and the Cedar Point amusement park decided to let LeBron get his own roller coaster named after him.
Check out the below tweet from the official Cedar Point amusement park...
As we continue to keep an eye on where NBA free agent Carmelo Anthony will be playing his basketball next season, Lakers star Kobe Bryant discussed it today during a press conference.
One of the comments that Kobe made about Carmelo’s eventual free agency decision was that it would define his basketball-playing legacy as noted byESPN’s Chris Palmer:
Kobe on Melo's decision...
As the NBA free agency wheel continues to turn, the Los Angeles Lakers are still looking to make a splash during the period.
Today, Lakers star Kobe Bryant held a press conference before the start of his basketball camp and was asked about the possibility that if Carmelo came to the Lakers, would he be able to play with Melo?
Below is the response as noted by Lakers Nation reporter...
As the very real possibility that LeBron James might return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, it appears that Cleveland-native celebrity chef Michael Symon is trying to sweeten the pot.
Earlier today, Symon posted on his official Twitter account that if King James decided to return to Cleveland, he would put a special burger on the menu of his Cleveland-based restaurant, B-Spot Burgers...
It seems that almost every famous NBA player has a notable nickname and Portland Trail Blazers stand-out guard Damian Lillard doesn’t have one….yet.
Earlier today, Lillard did an online chat with ESPN’s SportsNation and one fan decided to suggestion a lizard nickname for Damian.
After the comment was made, Lillard was quick to block it from becoming a thing:
I guess Damian...
With rumors flying that LeBron possibly making his free agency decision later tonight, there appears to be some sort of movement at LeBron’s Miami mansion.
A couple of moving trucks taking foreign cars from LeBron’s house have been documented in Twitter photos by Jorge Sedano of ESPN and Alex Musibay of WQAM:
Two Exotic Auto Transport Trucks outside of LeBron's home have...
With now a likely possibility that LeBron James could return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, it doesn’t surprise me that some entrepreneurial folks are poised to create merchandise if he does.
The fine folks over at Fresh Brewed Tees (based in Cleveland) decided to unveil their new look “Forgiven” t-shirts if LeBron does decide to return to the city he spurned.
Check out the look...
For some NBA players, the offseason can get a tad long for their tastes and they have find ways to entertain themselves while trying to keep their skills up. Recently, Toronto Raptors DeMar DeRozan made a trip to Walmart and decided to show off his handling ability in an Instagram video. DeRozan also decided to don a caution jacket and use a kickball to cross many inanimate objects...
As the LeBron James free agency extravaganza continues, part-owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers famed singer Usher Raymond was in Chicago to do an interview with WGCI 103.5 FM.
During the radio interview, Usher was asked about possibly recruiting LeBron to re-join the team that he left back in 2010.
In response to the question, Usher stated that he could possibly give LeBron a call...
One of the Orlando Summer League’s breakout stars has to be Detroit Pistons second year guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.
During today’s Pistons-Heat Summer League affair, Kentavious was matched-up with Tyler Johnson around the three-point line.
Watch the below Vine clip which shows Caldwell-Pope’s crossover causing Johnson to spin around in a circle and Kentavious to have a...
After a great second season for the Portland Trail Blazers, Damian Lillard is holding his annual kids camp this week.
Nearing the end of the first day of the camp, Lillard decided to show off his aerial abilities for the campers on hand.
Check out the two nasty slam dunks in the below Instagram video:
That second one was pretty darn nice…
Lillard image courtesy of Getty Images
While the Orlando Summer League continues, the 2014 World Cup in Brazil has reached the semifinal round and Germany faces off against Brazil today. In the first fifteen minutes of action, Germany got on the board first with a goal from Thomas Muller and native-German Dirk Nowitzki was pleased with the result. Check out his response on his official Twitter account to the goal: Jaaaaaa...
There are few NBA players as fashion-forward as Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook and it doesn’t come as a shock to me that Westbrook has decided to enter the designer sunglasses game.
Westbrook’s line of stylish new designer sunglasses is called “Westbrook Frames” and it officially launched as of today.
Check out the below Instagram photo of Westbrook wearing...
In case you didn’t know, Toronto annually holds a Lithuanian song and dance festival and it shouldn’t surprise you that Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas (who grew up in Lithuania) would attend it.
Recently, Jonas shot a video with the Toronto Raptors cheerleaders to show teach and educate them about Lithuanian dance.
Clearly, Jonas knows dance:
Jonas teaches Raptors cheerleaders...