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Here are four videos from Nike Summer Hoops 2007. They tell a story of how LeBron James started his basketball journey by playing outside with his close friends, just like everyone of us. Till this day they are a big part in his life and they are know as the “Four Horsemen”. This videos promote LeBron’s newest sneakers Nike Zoom Soldier. Thanks to abt for providing the links.
James will co-host the 2007 EPSY Awards on July 15th with ABC late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel at 9PM EST. He is nominated in four out of 38 categories. LeBron is nominated for Best Male Athlete where he faces tennis’ Roger Federer, the NFL’s Peyton Manning and LaDainian Tomlinson and golf’s Tiger Woods. King James is also nominated for best NBA player, best championship performance for his 48 points in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Detroit Pistons and HUMMER like nothing else award. You can cast your votes here.
LeBron James’ girlfriend, Savannah Brinson, gave birth early Thursday to the couple’s second son, Bryce Maximus James. Keith Estabrook, a spokesman for the Cleveland Cavaliers star and his family, said Bryce weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 21 inches long. He was born at 12:51 a.m. at Cuyahoga Falls General Hospital, near his father’s hometown of Akron. “Savannah and the baby are healthy and doing well,” Estabrook said. The boy was born as the Cavaliers prepared to host the San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 of the NBA finals Thursday night. The Spurs are one win from a four-game sweep. The 22-year-old James and his girlfriend had their first child, LeBron James Jr., in October 2004.
In order to celebrate this year’s LeBron James’ achievements nikebasketball.com prepared a series of the WITNESS stories. They provide a coverage of King James’ career as a professional basketball player beginning in 1999 at St. Vincent St. Mary High School. For those who are not familiar with LeBron’s history it’s a nice way to catch up and learn how this legacy has begun.
Nike announced the introduction of a new Witness integrated marketing campaign celebrating superstar LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and his rise to prominence as he makes the first NBA Finals appearance of his career. The expanded campaign includes digital, print and television advertising and grassroots marketing. The Witness campaign pays tribute to James and acknowledges the legions of fans worldwide who are “witnessing” his greatness, power, athleticism and beautiful style of play. Nike is giving an opportunity to share your own WITNESS story on inside.nikebasketball.com and win the new WE ARE ALL WITNESSES promo poster. Check out two wallpapers below (use the Download Photo link after the jump) and this new TV commercial: WE ARE ALL WITNESSES.Read the rest of this entry »
[Two days ago] we wrote about LeBron’s new tattoos on his triceps. Here is a couple of better photos from the second game againts the New Jersey Nets. Now you can see both tattoos at the same time.
|From Playoffs 2007|
During 6 days rest waiting for the next opponent LeBron James got a new tatoo on his arm. Technically it’s two tattoos but they are a part of one obviously. He got a script “L” on his left tricep and a script “J” on his right which of course are his initials.
LeBron James is becoming as aggressive with his investments as he is on the basketball court. The 22-year-old Cavaliers star has acquired a minority interest in Cannondale Bicycle Corp., a performance-bike manufacturer, the Connecticut-based company said Monday. James teamed up with Cannondale last year for his annual summer King for Kids Bike-a-thon charity event in Akron. Cannondale built James a custom bike for the event that he now uses as part of his off-season training. Today, privately held Cannondale says it’s the leading manufacturer of high-end bicycles, selling more than 80 models in more than 70 countries. The Cannondale investment was made through James’ company, LRMR Innovative Marketing & Branding.