clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Watching the LeBron-O-Meter

Cleveland.com wonders if anything James said to Larry King the other day really matters.

There’s been no shortage of pundits pointing out that LeBron is less likely to be swayed by emotional ties to Northeast Ohio than by practical realities — mainly his chances of winning a championship.

It’s not a new argument, of course, but it’s a potent one, and WKYC’s Jim Donovan makes it very well in this video. He says the Cavs will have a hard time unloading several players with high salaries and low playoff success, and LeBron might have to look elsewhere for the supporting cast he needs to win it all.

“I don’t know if the Cavaliers roster is going to get him there,” Donovan said.