Lebron James Debut

Jake Locricchio

Lebron James, who left the Cleveland Cavaliers, signed a deal with the Los Angeles Lakers for 4 years, $153.3 million. Lebron James put up 9 points in 15 minutes of play in the loss against the Denver Nuggets 124-107. Lebron thanked Cleveland by saying, “Thank you Northeast Ohio for an incredible 4 seasons. This will always be home.” He carried the Cleveland Cavaliers to may championships as he made it to the finals for the past 8 years. After lebrons first game, he said “The turnout was great,” James said of the sellout crowd of 18,997. “And the atmosphere was amazing. Definitely appreciated by all of us in here that they came out to a preseason game like this. And we just tried to give them a good show, which we did, all the way down to the last possession.”