To compound a successful first day of the free agency period for OKC, versatile big man Jerami Grant has agreed to a new three-year deal and will remain on board with the Thunder. Remember: James' agent met with the Cavaliers in 2014 without James, and he ultiamately chose to leave the Heat to return to Cleveland.
Three legit superstars of the league have made a decision to stay with their existing teams and the fact that OKC's Paul George was among them was hugely significant for the long-term prospects of Adams' Thunder.
Los Angeles also provides James with a larger platform for his business interests and social activism. ESPN's Brian Windhorst's reported the Lakers are still the favorites to sign James in free agency. Reports of other teams seeking and even being granted meetings with James' representatives only served to fuel those thoughts.
After almost everyone in the world said she was clearly and obviously making stuff up, Teigen triumphantly shared a link to the news of James' new Lakers deal, writing, "Told youuuu".
Kevin Durant's burner accounts couldn't be reached for comment.
As the Lakers have failed to bring in other stars over recent years, there were some wondering if their chances of bringing in James were lessened.
And by signing a four-year deal, James has now entrusted the Lakers' front office, led by President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson and General Manager Rob Pelinka, with the ability to build a championship contender over the long-term. It puts a little more pressure on L.A.to make the moves LeBron wants.
James informed the Cavaliers on Friday that he would not exercise his $35.6 million contract option. He played 11 seasons in Cleveland in total, including the last four after he returned from Miami.
Last season, James, 33, seemed to defy Father Time, averaging 27.5 points and career-highs in rebounds (8.6) and assists (9.1), putting him in the conversation for MVP, an award James Harden won.
Since Kobe Bryant retired in 2016, the Lakers have sought to add a franchise-changer to lift them from a long, dry spell unheard of in their storied past.
Cousin Volma Overton declined to say how much was stolen but said it was a 'significant amount of money'. He now has a new distinction: the oldest American to be robbed of his savings, reports Newsweek .
The couple made a decision to get married in March and a grand party was hosted by the Ambanis on the occasion. Actress Priyanka Chopra and her rumoured boyfriend Priyanka Chopra were also present in the party.
The Atlanta Hawks have selected Luka Doncic , guard from Real Madrid (Spain), with the 3rd overall pick of the 2018 NBA Draft . In addition to flipping picks, the Mavericks will send the Hawks a future first-round pick that is protected in 2019.
Here's what you need to know about the Families Belong Together rallies. "It's going to work out great". Hundreds of women gathered in Washington , D.C. on Thursday to drive one message home: "We care ".
On the other hand, the Lakers are apparently feeling pressure to find a way to lure James or George (or both) to Los Angeles. Ingram posted the same scoring average as a 20-year-old, and he might have more upside than anyone on the Lakers' roster.
Ronaldo was involved somewhat in Portugal's goal, even if he didn't come close to getting a touch on the cross. Earlier today, France outlasted Argentina, ending yet another attempt at World Cup glory by Lionel Messi .
The poll was conducted before Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement, the Kaiser Foundation said. One thing is certain as President Donald Trump surveys prospective Supreme Court nominees: Age matters.
North Korea is expected to be among the top items on Mattis' agenda during his talks with senior Chinese officials. Many observances took place in South Korea involving officials including South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
They also held talks in Saudi Arabia, which does not recognise Israel but shares its enmity toward Iran. The spokesman said peace could only be achieved through fulfilling the Palestinian right to statehood.
Germany Have Been Knocked Out Of The 2018 World Cup
"Friendlies and tournament qualifiers for a footballing nation like Germany are not proper indicators of the state of our team". Having lost to Uruguay 3:0 Russian Federation still made it to the 1/8 finals where it is going to face the Spanish team.
Uruguay vs Portugal | 30 Jun 2018
But Tabarez, in charge of his fourth World Cup campaign with Uruguay, insists it is pointless to deploy one man to stop Ronaldo . Ronaldo lifted Portugal to a 3-3 draw against Spain in their opening game , capping a hat-trick with a sensational free-kick.
Supreme Court ruling shows travel ban isn't extreme
The current ban, announced in September, prohibits entry into the USA of most people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. The court rejected a challenge that the ban discriminated against Muslims or exceeded Trump's authority.
Strawberry Moon 2018: See June's full moon tonight
Mars will be making its closest path to Earth since 2003 at a short 35.7 million miles away, easily visible to the naked eye. This NASA chart by eclipse expert Fred Espenak shows details and visibility projections for this "blood moon" eclipse .
Brazil ease into last 16 with win over Serbia
Brazil extend their FIFA World Cup group stage unbeaten streak to 15 games on their way to topping Group E. He also toiled tirelessly in midfield as the five-time world champions produced a reassuring performance.