With LeBron James finally confirmed to join the Los Angeles Lakers, it would be easy to accuse him of having "gone Hollywood".
Additionally, with Kawhi Leonard potentially available in trade discussions during the upcoming season, it benefits the Lakers to showcase Ball as much as possible and increase his potential value in trade discussions. Similarly, given Los Angeles could clear enough cap space for two max contracts, the suggestion at least another All-Star would join LeBron in California was nearly taken for granted.
While Oklahoma was meant to be an intermediate stop on the way to Los Angeles, George played his cards to perfection and on Sunday signed a new four-year deal with the franchise. Nike workers have begun taking down the iconic LeBron James banner outside Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio on Tuesday after LeBron announced he's moving to the LA Lakers for a whopping $153 million contract. After being in the National Basketball Association for 15 years, this will be the first time James will play for a Western Conference team. But James is absolutely on board with these unexpected transactions as hints of a rather different-looking No. 23 emerge for next season. It was his stellar play that pushed them back to become the first team in National Basketball Association history in the Finals to overcome a 3-1 series deficit back in 2016. You've got LeBron here now. LaVar on people who say the Warriors are going to easily win another title next year, especially since they signed Cousins: "The Warriors can sign Boogie, Prince, Michael Jordan, anybody they want". I knew he was coming to LA!
LeBron left to pursue new challenges both on and off the court. After bolting from Cleveland in 2010, he returned in an emotional homecoming four years later, determined to make the Cavs champions. With the addition of LeBron, the Lakers are instantly back in the championship picture.
Regardless of what happens during the season, the new look Lakers will surely be full of unique characters. 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 match-up against the Warriors.
It's the same approach the Trump administration used before it slapped tariffs on steel and aluminum imports earlier this year. Starting on Monday, the campaign focuses on tariffs being issued by China , Canada, Mexico, and the European Union.
Peña Nieto has been criticized by many who say he failed to adequately deal with crime, corruption and economic inequality. The winning candidate said he will make that proposal in a meeting Tuesday with current President Enrique Pena Nieto .
He said his decision to make six changes to his side was down to fatigue rather than any attempt to play for a draw. The biggest cheers were reserved for yellow cards, adding to the hilarity of the spectacle.
The video of that first contact was posted on Facebook by Thai navy special forces. " How many of you are there - 13? Monday. After multiple dives, Volanthen and Stanton found a way past a blockage and discovered the diver's body.
Low temperatures overnight will again be in the high teens to low twenties providing little relief from the heat. Meanwhile, the the Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) has prolonged their extended heat warning.
There was no mention of the trade tensions in reports on the latest travel advisory posted by the Chinese Embassy in Washington . On Thursday, Commerce Ministry spokesman Gao Feng hit back at "threats and blackmail" ahead of the planned US tariff hike.
News of Najib's arrest yesterday was splashed across the front pages of newspapers, something unimaginable just eight weeks ago. Kumaraendran, the lawyer for Najib's wife Rosmah Mansor, told reporters that he had advised the wife not to come to court.
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