The deal is expected to start at $15 million per season, per a report.
Chris Bosh will be the man and get paid huge money in Miami.
We reached out to our sports radio personalities from across the country to get their opinion on James’ decision. Here’s their reactions:
Chicago is casting a wide net in the free agent market, but it all depends on Carmelo Anthony.
When the absence of story is becoming the story, we’ve really crossed into the absurd.
This is what happens when the big names don’t make their big decisions.
LeBron James can write a storybook ending by returning to Cleveland and winning a ring.
The Heat have added pieces in an attempt to lure LeBron James back to Miami.
See a list of who’s interested in whom and the latest news and rumblings.
All a front office can do is build a stable, attractive franchise. The rest is up to the star free agent.
This appears to be an indication that Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh need to sacrifice money.
After all the anticipation and speculation, free agency starts Tuesday.
LeBron James singularly orchestrated the Big Three union. And now that he has opted out of his Miami Heat contract, he’s once again the Alpha Male of pro sports. Teams are scrambling to find the proper finances and expiring contracts, flipping over cushions for salary cap coin.
Perhaps most notable is the Lakers and Heat aren’t on Carmelo Anthony’s initial visit list.
“You’ve got to stay together, if you’ve got the guts,” Heat president Pat Riley said.
The door may be opening in the Eastern Conference.
The Heat are discussing how to create financial flexibility to add Anthony.
No cramps, no problems for LeBron James. And with their superstar making it to the finish this time, the Miami Heat bounced back from a loss, just as they always do in the playoffs.
“Beat the Heat!” had a whole new meaning in a sweltering start to the NBA Finals. The San Antonio Spurs handled the conditions, and the team, and it sure helped when a suffering LeBron James couldn’t make it to the finish.
There was a razor-thin difference between these teams in the 2013 NBA Finals.