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James signs 2-yr, $97.1M extension with Lakers - report

The Los Angeles Lakers extended LeBron James's contract by two more years for $97.1 million, his agent Rich Paul told ESPN on Wednesday.

The final value of the extension could rise to $111 million by 2024, according to the sports network.

When the deal expires in the summer of 2025, James's career earnings will surpass $528 million, which is the highest figure in NBA history, Spotrac data showed.

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