LeBron James Announces He Will Wear No. 23 In His Return To Cleveland

Because “2x3=6”

1. LeBron James announced via Instagram on Sunday afternoon that he will be wearing number 23 next season for the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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2. James has worn number 6 for the past four seasons in Miami, but will opt to go back to the number that served him so well in the city of Cleveland.

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3. Not even an hour after the announcement on Instagram, Adidas facilities began producing number 23 James Cavaliers jerseys, according to ESPN’s Darren Rovell.

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4. Because we know Cleveland is in need of them before the home opener.

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