LeBron James, the NBA great, gave an Akron couple the nicest Christmas present they could have imagined in 2016 by giving them $1.3M in cash
LeBron James was back to being Ohio’s favorite son after what was arguably the best Finals ever. The legendary former Cavaliers star defeated the Golden State Warriors despite falling behind 3-1 to end Cleveland’s 52-year championship drought
With a 73-9 record at the time, Steve Kerr and his team had the most successful season in NBA history. Nevertheless, in Game Seven at home, King James was the Dub Nation’s nemesis.
One such instance had the defendant dressing up as Santa Claus to give $1.3 million in cash to John and Angel, a couple from Akron, at their residence.
The pair in question was a contestant on the game program The Wall, whose executive producers were LBJ and Maverick Carter.
James would personally surprise John and Angel at their house with the $1.3 million win, to which the couple would respond pricelessly.
Well, most of us probably wouldn’t picture one of the greatest athletes in the world ringing our doorway with $1.3 million in cash.
The 18-time All-Star drove to John and Angel’s house in his posh van with two suitcases loaded with cash.
James would be greeted by audible shrieks as soon as he rang the doorbell. The thrilled family was in awe of what they were seeing.