LeBron’s off-court legacy complements his basketball success

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LeBron James

The Associated Press

LeBron James is soon going to be in the NBA record books as the most prolific scorer ever.

But for all his accomplishments on the basketball court, it is James’ ambitious pursuits off-the-court that may ultimately distinguish his legacy from other superstar athletes’.

James co-founded an entertainment company, bought stakes in professional baseball and soccer franchises and, with help from product endorsements, his net worth is estimated to be above $1 billion.

The off-court achievement James is most proud of is working to uplift the lives of people in his hometown of Akron.

Many athletes have excelled in one or more of these areas. But few have done all of them as well as James.

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2/3/2023 9:49:53 AM (GMT -6:00)

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