By moving West for the first time in his career, James will face a stiffer competition night in, night out, with Steph Curry's Warriors, James' Rockets and a whole lot of stacked teams crowding the playoff race.
If James goes to Los Angeles, it looks like he will be the first star to do so.
After the announcement was made by the agency that represents him, Klutch Sports Group earlier today, many celebs took to social media to react to the news.
It was back in 2010 that he announced on ESPN during an interview that he was going to leave Cleveland and join Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat for four years.
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McConnell already said in May that a potential Supreme Court battle would move to the front of the judicial confirmation pipeline. John McCain and Jeff Flake, both R-Ariz., who are considered among the presidents most vocal Republican critics on Capitol Hill.
The decision by the game's best all-around player to leave his native OH for Los Angeles, where he has a home, will make the Lakers an instant contender in the Western Conference where the Golden State Warriors have won three of the last four National Basketball Association titles, defeating Cleveland each time.
The Philadelphia 76ers, whose young star Ben Simmons has the same agent as James, were also in the hunt, hoping to build a potential triple threat alongside the reigning Rookie of the Year and All-Star center Joel Embiid. Cleveland has lost to Golden State in the finals each of the last two years, and in three of the last four.
"Thank you Northeast Ohio for an incredible 4 seasons".
"To be able to be a part of a championship team two years ago with the team that we had and in the fashion that we had is something I will always remember", James said after the Cavs' last loss of the finals.
Lovren's Croatia through to World Cup last 16 as group winners
The match was evenly poised in the final 10 minutes of the first half, but chances were few and far between for both nations. Fielding a side filled with reserves, Croatia ended Iceland's first ever Fifa World Cup run with a 2-1 win in Rostov-on-Don.
James will now compete directly with Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and the Warriors not only in the Western Conference, but in the Pacific Division.
Shortly after LeBron's agency broke the news of James signing with the Lakers, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Leonard remains focused on playing for L.A.
Once James committed to the Lakers, Stephenson was a top player on the team's priority list.
Iceland's destiny in their own hands against Croatia
It is at global level where his career has never quite his club exploits and why a potential exit tonight would haunt him forever. Yet Sampaoli remains convinced his beleagured side can salvage something from what has been a dismal World Cup campaign so far.