LeBron James Signs Massive Extension with the Lakers

Just as everyone expected, LeBron James is going absolutely nowhere after next season. The Los Angeles Lakers superstar has signed a two-year extension worth a whopping $85 million.

It may have taken a year longer than he wanted, but LeBron brought a title to the Lakers and as it stands right now on paper, is in line to bring another next season. His previous contract had a player option for $41 million for 2021-22, which is essentially now null-and-void.

The soon-to-be 36-year-old seems like he's a fine wine who's only getting better with age. LeBron heads into his 18th NBA season and has admitted he's going to be coasting until the all-star break given the team hasn't had much of an offseason.

The Lakers now turn their attention to Anthony Davis who is expected to announce a contract extension sometime around December 21st, when the super-max deadline hits.

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