Latest LeBron James News

LeBron to make Lakers debut at Portland on Oct. 18

Aug. 10, 2018 5:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James will make his Los Angeles Lakers debut at Portland on Oct. 18 and play before home fans for the first time two days later. The Lakers will host Houston on Oct. 20 at Staples Center. The NBA released its complete regular season schedule Friday, and the Lakers will play on...

LeBron James returns to Cleveland with Lakers on Nov. 21

Aug. 10, 2018 4:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James will make his one and only visit to Cleveland on Nov. 21 when the Los Angeles Lakers play the Cavaliers in the four-time MVP's home state. The NBA released its complete regular season schedule Friday, two days after announcing the league's national TV schedule . The regular...

James, Warriors, Rockets, Celtics highlight NBA TV schedule

Aug. 8, 2018 2:07 PM EDT

NBA fans will get a smorgasbord of LeBron James in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform, the All-Star laden lineup of the defending champion Golden State Warriors, the Houston Rockets and the up-and-coming Boston Celtics as part of the league's national television schedule. The NBA released its TV schedule for the first...

Cavs acquire forward Sam Dekker from Clippers

Aug. 7, 2018 12:31 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired forward Sam Dekker in a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers. Dekker, a first-round pick by Houston in 2015, averaged 4.2 points and 2.4 rebounds as a reserve in 73 games last season for the Clippers. The 6-foot-9 Dekker figures to get more minutes with...

'Charmed' makers defend reboot, tout its ethnic diversity

Aug. 7, 2018 12:07 AM EDT

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news Monday from the Television Critics Association summer meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. GIVE 'CHARMED' A CHANCE, CREATORS SAY The cast and producer of CW's new "Charmed" are defending the reboot...

Stephen Curry ready to see LeBron James even more often

Aug. 6, 2018 9:49 PM EDT

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry can only imagine the intensity level of the Lakers-Warriors rivalry now that LeBron James has landed in L.A. After four straight NBA Finals against James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, two-time defending champion Golden State will get four matchups against James...

LeBron James adds Showtime doc to his small-screen portfolio

Aug. 6, 2018 7:05 PM EDT

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — LeBron James has yet to play a minute for the Los Angeles Lakers, yet the NBA superstar is already busy in Hollywood. James is behind the three-part documentary series, "Shut Up and Dribble," announced Monday by Showtime. Set to debut in October, the same month James suits up...

Trump rips LeBron James' smarts hours before rally in Ohio

Aug. 5, 2018 1:01 AM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — Ahead of campaigning in Ohio on Saturday, President Donald Trump unleashed a withering attack on the state's favorite son, savaging NBA star LeBron James in a late-night tweet that derided the intelligence of one of the nation's most prominent African-American men. Melania Trump's...

AP Source: Cavs reach agreement with free agent G Nwaba

Aug. 1, 2018 7:30 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says free agent guard David Nwaba has agreed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Nwaba, who played for the Chicago Bulls last season, will join the Cavs once contract terms are finalized, said the person who spoke Wednesday to The Associated Press...

Browns cornerback Carrie inspired by James' school in Akron

Aug. 1, 2018 3:35 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James is inspiring more than just kids with his school in Akron. Cleveland Browns cornerback T.J. Carrie said Wednesday that the NBA star has motivated him and other athletes to be more active in their communities. "Are we doing enough?" Carrie asked. Earlier this week, James, who...