LEBRON JAMES SIGNS WITH THE LAKERS, DEAL WORTH $154 MILLION
Lebron James is taking his talents to the Los Angeles Lakers by agreeing to a four-year, $154 million deal with the team on Sunday, according to Klutch Sports. The Lakers had a large amount of cap space to work with. The team was projected to have a little under $50 million to hand out. That put them in the running to sign not just James, but potentially a few other strong players.
James’ four-year, $154 million contract will net him over $35 million each season, according to Bobby Marks of ESPN. Kobe Bryant tweeted his reaction on the decision: