LeBron James tells Sports Illustrated: I'm coming back to Cleveland
By Jay Dillon
It's over. After several weeks and months of speculation, the NBA's best player has decided and announced his future in the league.Sports Illustrated posted a story from LeBron James saying he has decided to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.The biggest start in the NBA told his story to Sports Illustrated writer Lee Jenkins, who penned the article for the magazine. On Friday, just after 11:15 a.m., the sports magazine posted the story to their site.In the article, James said when he left Cleveland in 2010, he knew it was a tough decision. He felt like he was "leaving something I had spent a long time creating." He also said if he could do it differently, he would and says Miami was like college for him.He said he went to Miami because of Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh and he believed something special could happen to them. James said leaving Miami is difficult because he's leaving what he built."When I left Cleveland, I was on a mission. I was seeking championships, and we won two. But Miami already knew that feeling. Our city hasn't had that feeling in a long, long, long time. My goal is still to win as many titles as possible, no question. But what's most important for me is bringing one trophy back to Northeast Ohio."But James stopped short of promising a championship. He said it's hard deliver and the Cavaliers aren't ready yet.He ended the article with three words that summed it up best: "I'm coming home."Click here to read the article.
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