"I like criticism. It makes you strong,"
- Birth: December 30, 1984
- Occupation: NBA Player
- Plays for the Miami Heat
- Mom: Gloria James
- Dad: Anthony McCelland
- Won 4 NBA MVP's and on pace for the most of all-time which is 6
- Has won 2 NBA titles
- Played with the Cleveland Cavs for 7 years
- Is now 26th all time on the scoring just recently passing Hall of Famer Larry Bird
Coming of Age
-------Later his mom and Lebron decided to go live with basketball coach Frankie Walker. They were always moving a lot so he didn't get much education. When he was in eighth grade he was on the Ametuer Athletic Union and brought them to the national tournament finals. This is where the scouts started noticing this unknown kid from Akron. Lebron James getting more attention after he was the No. 1 pick in the 2003 draft for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Akron, became well-known after Lebron carried the team to the NBA finals, but later losing to the San Antonio Spurs in those finals in 2007.
Lebron's Present Life
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