10 things you may not know about LeBron James

10 things you may not know about LeBron James

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10 things you may not know about LeBron James

1. The Cleveland Cavaliers were not the only team to draft LeBron. The Brevard Blue Ducks selected him with the 18th overall pick of the USBL Draft. LeBron chose the NBA over the now-defunct USBL, by the way

2. He’s one of only four basketball players to host Saturday Night Live. Bill Russell, Michael Jordan and Charles Barkley are the others

3. His full name is LeBron Raymone James.

4. He has been named East Player of the Week 55 times. Which is a record

5. He lost four official games games playing with Team USA. Only Shawn Marion lost more.

6. His wedding took place in San Diego in 2013.

7. He’s a minority owner of five-time European soccer champion Liverpool.

8. Packages of heroin were branded after his name in Philadelphia in 2012.

9. He was born the same day as singer Andra Day.

10. His 2016-17 salary is the highest of any player in the NBA since Michael Jordan in 1998.

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