About LeBron James
LeBron James is a 34 years old American professional Basketball player who plays for Los Angeles Lakers of National Basketball Association (NBA). He is often considered one of the best all-rounders in the game of basketball. He left college and joined NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers. He has won NBA championships with Miami Heat(2012-13) and Cleveland Cavaliers(2016).
LeBronRaymone James was born in Akron, Ohio to Gloria Maries James and Anthony McCelland on December 30, 1984. His mother gave him up at the age of nine to let him live with a family with more stable financial circumstances. He started living with the family of Frank Walker, a football coach, he introduced him to basketball. LeBron James started playing basketball since the fifth grade; he attended St. Vincent St. Mary High School. He played amateur basketball for Northeast Ohio Shooting Stars. During his start-up years he was called Ohio’s Mr. Basketball and he has also won accolade of ‘Gatorade National Player of the year’.
LeBron James first started his professional career with selection in Cleveland Cavaliers in the year 2003 NBA draft. In 2004, he became the youngest member of basketball squad, at that time he was just 19 years old. St the age of twenty in 2005, he was selected for NBA all-star game for the first time, he was youngest player to score more than 50 points. In 2006, his contract with Cavaliers got extended for 3 years’ worth of $60 million. In 2007, he managed his team to reach NBA finals. In 2008 he outshined with his star performance, he scored 30 points per game, the highest average in NBA season. In 2008, he won gold medal in Beijing Olympics. In 2010 he joined Miami Heat, his performance topped there as well scoring 26.7 points per game. In 2012, while playing in London Olympics, he bring home a gold medal again, it was his second consecutive gold in Olympics. James’ team ‘Miami Heat’ won the NBA championship for two consecutive years from 2012 and he was declared NBA Most Valuable Player.In January 2018, LeBron became the youngest player in history of basketball in accumulating 30000 points.
Widely and hugely popular Basketball star LeBron James married his high school sweetheart Savannah Brinson in 2012 in private ceremony in San Diego. The couple together has two children out of their marriage. At present LeBron James live in Coconut Grove with his family.
LeBron James also did lot of philanthropic work, he has also established a charity foundation named ‘LeBron James family foundation’
According to media resources, LeBron James net worth is estimated to be $400 million.