Entering his 16th National Basketball Association season, James had been with the Cavs for 11 of them with a four-year break at the Miami Heat in 2010-2014.
It's also the longest deal he's signed since leaving Cleveland for the first time to join Miami Heat on a six-year contract in "The Decision" back in 2010. The Lakers remain in the hunt to obtain disgruntled San Antonio all-star Kawhi Leonard in a trade and have the financial wherewithal to make a deal work.
A lot of fans are shocked by the 33-year old's move to Los Angeles.
On Sunday, reports indicated that LeBron would be taking his talents to Hollywood on what Adrian Wojnarowski reported via Twitter would be a four-year, $154 million deal. He played in all 82 regular-season games and then somehow carried a team that underwent several transformations to a fourth straight conference title and matchup against the Warriors.
The bonanza started Saturday night (US time) when Durant chose to sign a two-year, $US61.5 million deal with the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors, one where he'll make $US30.5 million this season.
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James has also endured a fractious relationship with Cavaliers fans over the years.
Afterward, James yelled, "Cleveland, this is for you", into Doris Burke's microphone. James will also be good for young, promising players like Brandon Ingram, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Julius Randle and Kyle Kuzma - should they all remain. They need a name on front of the Staples Center to make the building crackle and 41 nights of LaVar and Lonzo Ball still left them miles from the Golden State Warriors.
He rejoined the Cavs in 2014, winning another championship in 2016.
George's move has given James more to process, but the chance to restore Los Angeles to prominence may be just what he needs at this point in his career.
Andres Iniesta came on for Silva and Nacho was replaced by Dani Carvajal in another Spain switch with 20 minutes remaining. Spain have been getting the rub of the green in a number of important encounters.
It followed an opening game win over Tunisia , grasped by captain Harry Kane in the final moments of a volatile game in Volgograd. There has even been some talk that England might have an easier route at the World Cup if they lose in Kaliningrad.
Her campaign reported a modest uptick in donations - some $15,000 - in the hours following Tuesday's primary. Ocasio-Cortez asked her fellow students that day, according to BU's student newspaper The Daily Free Press .
The Trudeau government's decision to stand up to Trump with retaliatory measures has attracted wide support in Canada. Ottawa is also promising to boost funding for the provinces and territories to increase job and training programs.
Redoine Faid , France's most famous gangster, is on the run after escaping by helicopter from a prison in the Paris region. In the 1990s, he was co-leader of a gang engaged in jewel theft, armed robbery and extortion in the Paris area.
Rédoine Faïd abandoned the helicopter on the outskirts of Paris after using it to escape Réau prison in the south-eastern suburbs. Dressed all in black, two men wearing balaclavas and police armbands got off the chopper and entered the prison to look for Faid.
OnePlus cooperation with colleagues from the American company Qualcomm suggests which processor will receive the device. They would like to have one of the primary smartphones available with help for 5G network in the United States.
It's the last long-term max contract that James can sign thanks to the NBA CBA's Over-38 rule (formerly the Over-37 rule). Can the Lakers beat the Golden State Warriors? Well, at least young and outspoken centre Joel Embiid isn't.
Fortnite is in early access across PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC and iOS. "More details available tomorrow". Epic explained why it was taken offline shortly after the limited time mode was taken off the game.
Prices were weighed down by another rise in the number of rigs drilling for new oil production in the United States. OPEC is a group of 14 nations that seeks to coordinate oil production and greatly influence oil prices .
Apple, Samsung settle epic patent infringement battle
Samsung, however, claimed that the compensation should only take parts into consideration and not the entire smartphones. In 2012, Apple won the case and was to receive more than a billion dollars, but in 2016, the case went for review.
Mexico and South Korea
Sweden , powered by their own terrific performance, and Mexico , powered by South Korea , were through. It is the first time Germany failed to reach the knockout stage of a World Cup since 1938.
Lakers and Spurs Resume Kawhi Leonard Trade Talks
James hasn't ruled out a return to Cleveland, but his chances of staying with a reshaped and upgraded roster are murky. USA Today's Sam Amick cited two sources that noted there is no friction between the player and the organization.
‘Making A Murderer’ Subject Denied U.S. Supreme Court Appeal
The Supreme Court found that the evidence was "plainly insufficient" to prove that the 2013 Legislature acted in "bad faith". The Supreme Court handed American Express a win Monday in a lawsuit over rules it imposes on merchants who accept its cards.