The Cavaliers meant to keep Love as a building block regardless of James' decision, but are interested in gauging the market now that the Lakers secured James with a four-year deal.
Last season, rumors swirled about Lakers players being uninterested in playing for the Walton when the team was on a losing streak. After all, he owns two multi-million dollar homes in L.A. His production company, Spring Hill Entertainment, is housed in Los Angeles also. However, George considered it a better option than the Lakers. Tania Ganguli of the Los Angeles Times revealed that before Stephenson reached an agreement with the Lakers, his agent first called James' camp to see if he's okay having him on the team.
Kawhi Leonard has been the biggest rumored target for the Lakers to play next to James, but Los Angeles will need to fork over quite a bit in order to pry him away from the Spurs.
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This wasn't supposed to happen after the Donald Trump-Kim summit last month in Singapore. That from President Donald Trump's national security adviser John Bolton on Sunday.
Now, the outspoken father of Lakers guard Lonzo Ball predicts James will help Los Angeles win at least two championships, although he is hoping for four. But regardless of what happens, James made his commitment clear and that allows the Lakers front office to be patient in putting the right team around him.
However, the two-time reigning NBA Finals MVP reportedly privately suggested the prospect was not as alluring as some might think.
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The WSJ also says that while computers do most of this work, human employees read about 8,000 emails to help train the software. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal , the tech giant continues to let hundreds of developers read people's emails.
Golden State Warriors are the top team in the 2017-18 Pacific standings. In turn, such a trade could potentially be sweet revenge for James, who is among the many basketball luminaries to have clapped back at Ball for some of his edgy pronouncements.
The supporting cast around LeBron James was not good enough to win a championship last season, and no one is surprised he wanted a change of scenery.
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James will follow in the footsteps of many Lakers legends, including Magic Johnson, Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal to name a few. Last season, the 33-year-old James averaged 27.5 points, 8.6 rebounds and 9.1 assists in 82 games.
Dwyane Wade (L), LeBron James (C) and Chris Bosh (R) of the Miami Heat celebrate winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals at the American Airlines Arena June 20, 2013 in Miami, Florida. Sometimes, the best move to take a major player off the board.