LeBron Raymone James Sr. (December 30, 1984, Akron, Ohio) is an American basketball player who currently belongs to the NBA Los Angeles Lakers . I face the best players in the NBA like Kobe Bryant and Manu Ginobili . With a height of 2.06 meters, his position can be called forward, but his talent, versatility and physical strength allow him to act as both point guard and power forward. James is considered one of the best basketball players in the world and in history.
James was named a basketball player in Ohio three times during high school and just entering second grade from St. Vincent-St. Mary High School has been considered by the media as the future big star of the NBA. Before making his NBA debut, he signed a $ 90 million contract with Nike. When James was 18 years old, the Cleveland Cavaliers selected him as number one in the 2003 NBA Draft. While in the Cavaliers, he confirmed his bright future in high school and won the NBA Rookie of the Year award at its first season.
He has been an All-Star since 2005 (he won MVP three times since then), and was selected to the NBA’s Best Quintet and was selected 13 times in the first quintet. In 2006, James won second place in the 2005-06 NBA MVP voting. His most important personal award was on May 4, 2009, when he was named MVP for the 2008-09 season, this award will also be earned in the 2009-10, 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons. In 2012, 2013, 2016 and 2020, he was NBA champion and Finals MVP.
James, commonly known as “King”, “King James” and “The Chosen One” led the Cavaliers to the first NBA Finals in 2007, losing to San Antonio. Spurs. Since the 2006 playoffs, Cleveland has been participating in the NBA Finals until it retired from the franchise in 2010. Since their return in 2014, the Cavaliers have reached the Finals four times in a row and won their first league championship in 2016.
In the United States basketball team, he won two Olympic gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games and the 2012 London Olympic Games (the Spanish team became an opponent in both finals) and a bronze medal at the Olympic Games. from Athens 2004. Played basketball for Japan in 2006.