We will bring you more news as the story develops. I m not at the end of my story james said prior to a game between his first place lakers and the.
Then out of nowhere the shock.
Did lebron james retire. Eventually he is going to do like every great athlete and retire. Lebron james announces retirement after disappointing season with the lakers 3 championships 3 finals mvps 4 mvps 15 all star games 12 all nba first teams 5 nba all defensive first teams 2 olympic gold medals. No other player has came forward to reveal the alleged corruptness of the nba which also leads people to believe lebron is just making excuses.
Asked by reporters whether retirement had crossed his mind the 34 year old james shook his head. The soonest he can hit free agency is 2020 when he ll be 36 years old. Does he want to risk looking like carmelo anthony on his way out.
Lebron james just addressed when he plans to retire from basketball by david wysong on october 12 2020 lebron james has had one of the best nba careers of all time as he has been playing at a high level in the league for almost two decades. Nonetheless lebron has retired from the nba. Depending on what happens between now and then james could call it a career early or.
Given that james has been in the nba for half of his life at this point for him to retire within the next decade is an understandable desire for the mother of his three children savannah james. Lebron james is one of the greatest players to ever set foot on a basketball court. James just finished his 17th nba season and capped it off by winning a title with the la lakers.
For starters james is 35 years old. That s supposed to be it. He hasn t talked about it but as a devoted family man not being there for his son s first high school game bothered him.