‘I’d love to kill you’: LeBron James says he’s been in talks with Cavaliers about his exit
Cleveland – James and his wife, Nicole, have reportedly been in discussions about their future with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The former NBA champion told The Associated Press on Friday that he’s in discussions with the Cavs about his departure, but it remains to be seen if a deal can be reached.
“I’ve been in contact with them,” James said.
But I’m not getting a deal done.””
I think there’s still a chance.
But I’m not getting a deal done.”
James and Nicole, who have two children together, are the first family to move to Cleveland since James left the Cavs to sign with the Miami Heat in 2011.
The NBA All-Star is expected to retire in 2019.
James and the Cavaliers are scheduled to host the NBA Finals on Sunday (local time) at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Cavs are currently 10-11 and sit in second place in the Eastern Conference.
James, who is averaging 27.7 points, 4.6 assists and 3.0 rebounds, has averaged 19.0 points and 5.1 assists over his last six games.