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LeBron Raises $100M for New Media Company

Investors are lining up to be part of LeBron James’ media company..  The Lakers star has reportedly raised more than $100 million for The SpringHill Company, named for the Akron apartment complex where James grew up.  SpringHill will focus on content from African American creators.  Its most high-profile offering so far is LeBron’s the much-anticipated Space… Read more »

LeBron James Foundation Beautifully Honors #ClassOf2020

KUDOS to the LeBron James Family Foundation for spear-heading such a beautiful tribute to the #Classof2020, their parents, teachers and more.  ‘Graduate Together: High School Class of 2020‘ was awesome and all of the speakers, including former President Barack Obama and Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai; and musical tributes were inspiring and amazing. Malala gained world-wide notoriety… Read more »

LeBron Negotiated Spencer’s Equal Pay Deal For Netflix Project

LeBron James stepped up in a big way to help Academy Award wining actress Octavia Spencer get equal pay in project for Netflix. The star NBA player served as Spencer’s sponsor in pay negotiations for a biopic about the self-made African American trailblazer in the beauty industry, Madame C.J. Walker. Spencer and James make a… Read more »

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LeBron James Named Athlete of the Year

LeBron James named athlete of the year.  He returned to the NBA Finals, moved to L.A., and continued to be the biggest name in all of sports – it’s all part of why LeBron James was named the 2018 AP Athlete Of The Year. It’s the third time James has received the honor, joining other… Read more »

LeBron James' Los Angeles Home Was Vandalized

Lebron Gifts Equipment Manager With The Shoes Off His Feet

During Friday’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Lebron James did the unthinkable. He gave the Grizzlies equipment manager the shoes off his feet. Lebron explained that every year he comes to Memphis he has always secretly noticed the equipment manager wearing a very exclusive pair of his shoes. He just never publicly acknowledged it. This… Read more »

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Lebron Encourages Everyone to Get Out and Vote

Lebron encourages everyone to get out and vote.  LeBron James, when not on the court, spends a lot of time on issues of social justice. With the midterm elections coming up, the NBA superstar is using his celebrity to encourage voters to get to the polls. Sharing a link to a video of former President… Read more »