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LeBron James Retrospective

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In The Beginning...

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Before he was an MVP, a champion, a superstar, LeBron James was just an 18-year-old kid from Akron, Ohio, waiting to be drafted. He was selected No. 1 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2003 NBA draft, and his journey progressed from there.