LeBron James will be declining the player option (with Cleveland Cavaliers) on the final year of his contract. The NBA star will be an unrestricted free agent, according to ESPN.
Other free agents include Paul George, Chris Paul, and DeMarcus Cousins. Teams can begin negotiating with free agents at 12:01 a.m. Sunday. Sports insiders say the Los Angeles Lakers are a high possibility for James. In addition to the Philadelphia 76ers and Houston Rockets. LeBron James turned down a $35.6 million contract option for next season. Conversely, he can re-sign with the Cavs, who can offer him a five-year, $209 million contract.