Lebron James

Highschool Student to NBA Superstar

About Lebron James

Born: December 30 1984

Height: 6' 8

Weight: 250lbs

Occupation: NBA Player

Highschool: St.Vincent-St. Mary

NBA Team: Cleveland Cavaliers

Positions: Small Forward/Power Forward

Background

Lebron James was born in Akron Ohio and went to St. Vincent-St. Mary high school. His senior year he averaged 31.6 points, 9.6 rebounds, 4.6 assists, and 3.4 steals per game. He was such a good highschool basketball player that he was selected as the first overall pick in the 2003 NBA draft by the Cleveland Cavalier's.


Lebron scored 25 points in his first professional NBA game. This was a new NBA record for most points scored by a prep-to-pro player. He went on to become the Rookie of the Year with an average of 20.9 points scored, 5.5 rebounds, and 5.9 assists per game.


Lebron James is considered one of the greatest players of all time. He has gone on to have a career average of 27.5 points, 7.2 rebounds, 6.9 assists, and 1.7 steals per game. Lebron has earned 4 MVP awards, 2 NBA Championships, has become a 12 time NBA All Star, and is the youngest player in history to reach 25,000 points scored.

NBA Teams

Cleveland Cavaliers (2003-2010)

Miami Heat (2010-2014)

Cleveland Cavaliers (2014-Present)