Breaking: LeBron James signs new contract with Cavaliers
The greatest player in the world, LeBron James, has been vacationing with friends and family after completing the greatest year of his career: bringing the first ever professional sports title to the city of Cleveland in over half a century.
In his 13 years in the NBA and about 8-9 years of being the very best, James head never once been the highest paid player in the league. That changed today when LeBron James and the Cavs agreed on a three-year, $100 million, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN.
LeBron James new 3-year, $100 MILLION deal makes him highest paid player in the league for first time at $31M this season
— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) August 11, 2016
James announced his decision via Bleacher Report’s Uninterrupted.
— UNINTERRUPTED (@uninterrupted) August 11, 2016
James signing for more than two years, can shut down the negativity and rumors about him leaving Cleveland for another team.
Now all the Cavs have left to do is sign the newlywed J.R. Smith.