Back in October, rumors about LeBron James heading to the Los Angeles Lakers after his contract is up started flying around the NBA. "I'm here and preparing for the season. I¿m preparing to defend our title. I understand it comes up because of who I am," James said to Sun Sentinel's Ira Winderman. In this photo, LeBron James guards Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant.
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