Rich Paul Rumors

But that ascension would not have occurred had he not taken becoming an agent seriously and convinced James to return to Cleveland while in a Las Vegas hotel room two summers ago. After four years and two titles with the Heat, James was a free agent and pondered staying in Miami for another run or returning to Cleveland, which he had left so abruptly after failing to win a ring. “We were in Vegas and it was just [his] decision to make, ‘Am I staying somewhere to win a championship or am I going somewhere to win a championship or am I going home to not only try to win one championship but to uplift the city of Cleveland,’ ” Paul said. “That’s what means the most to me. Those people raised him. They supported him. The decision for him was bigger than basketball.”