One of the most athletic and gifted athletes to ever play in the NBA, LeBron James has not only lived up to the hype that surrounded him when he came straight out of high school & into the NBA, but has exceeded it. A 3-time MVP and NBA Finals champion, the young career of ‘King’ James has already been spectactular – now lets take a look at the 10 best plays so far!
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Chris Paul’s agent informed New Orleans Hornets officials on Wednesday that his client will not sign a contract extension and wants to be traded to the New York Knicks, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. Nevertheless, the prospects of the Hornets executing a trade with the Knicks appear to be dim, if not impossible. The Knicks simply don’t have the trade assets that come close to meeting New Orleans’ criteria for a deal.
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I don’t like the trend of All Stars teaming up in the league. It will mess up the league in terms of competition and the lower the revenue for smaller market teams. Check below for yahoo speaking on where Chris Paul and Dwight Howard will end up. Also Shaq says Rajon Rondo is better than Chris Paul.
Chris Paul had an All Star pick up game in his home state of North Carolina for his CP3 Foundation. Players included Chris Paul, Lebron James, Dwyane Wade, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, John Wall, Rudy Gay, Josh Selby, J.R. Smith and more. Check the video for highlights and the slideshow for pictures.
In 2005, Chris and his family established the CP3 Foundation, a philanthropic partnership with The Winston-Salem Foundation in honor of his late grandfather. The CP3 Foundation was founded to highlight his dedication both to his grandfather’s spirit and to the Winston-Salem, NC community that nurtured him from his days as a stand-out high school student-athlete to a national star at Wake Forest University.
The foundation, which has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars over the last five years, focuses on enriching the communities of Winston-Salem and New Orleans through initiatives including the Nathaniel Jones Scholarship Fund, in memory of Chris’ grandfather. The scholarship enables a Forsyth County student to attend Wake Forest University.