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.

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.

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


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