12/2/2020, 9:54 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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LeBron James gets 2-year, $85 million contract extension

Four-time National Basketball Association (NBA) champion LeBron James agreed to a two-year, $85 million maximum contract extension with the Los Angeles Lakers, his agent Rich Paul told The Athletic on Wednesday.

The 16-time NBA All-Star's deal is now due to run out after the 2022-2023 season ends.

Throughout 18 seasons he has played in the league, James earned over $343 million from salary only, according to Spotrac's data.

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