He's not only partnering with the MLS, but also Michelle Obama's initiative, When We All Vote. They're supporting early voting sites throughout October.
Other NBA players are joining LeBron as well, including Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade, and Carmelo Anthony. They're using their social media platforms to encourage people to get to the polls.
They also made sure their fellow NBA players are voting. In 2016, only 22% of NBA players voted. This year, voter registration in the league is at 96%.
WNBA players are leading efforts as well. They joined forces with Rock The Vote for the Hoopers Vote Initiative. Carolyn Swords from the Las Vegas Aces and WNBA legend Lisa Leslie helped explain why voting is so important.
Earlier in October, the Portland Trail Blazers hosted thousands at the Moda Center in a voter drive where fans could come pick up stickers and educational material.
When NBA players boycotted the playoffs in August, they made voting a key part of their agenda. Spurred by owner Michael Jordan, the Charlotte Hornets decided to turn the Spectrum Center into an early-voting site. They also promised to offer transportation options and free parking so that people could get there.
College sports got on board too. Georgia Tech set up early voting at its McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta.
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