LeBron James shoots down Space Jam 2 rumors


Feb 18, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6) waits for play to begin against the Dallas Mavericks during the second half at the American Airlines Center. James finishes with 42 points. The Heat defeated the Mavericks 117-106. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Feb 18, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6) waits for play to begin against the Dallas Mavericks during the second half at the American Airlines Center. James finishes with 42 points. The Heat defeated the Mavericks 117-106. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Earlier on Friday night, the internet was abuzz when Deadline reported that Space Jam 2 was finally moving forward with LeBron James as the star of the film. But just hours after the rumors surfaced, Brian Windhorst from ESPN.com refuted the rumors thanks to information passed along to him directly from LeBron James’ camp.

Windhorst is the Miami Heat beat writer for ESPN and is plugged in beyond belief. He doesn’t just report any old thing he hears, so his report definitely holds water and does more so thanks to the fact that it’s reportedly coming straight from LeBron James’ camp.

All hope is not lost that James may reconsider, but for the time being, it appears that LeBron James will not vein Space Jam 2 and our wait for the sequel to happen will have to wait.

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  • Chris Mahr

    This might sign weird and I’ll probably get “STFU” replies, but I think Kevin Love would be a better fit…I enjoy his commercials more, he has more charisma then James or Durant.

    • Chris Mahr

      *sound weird