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On the debut episode of his podcast, Pull Up with CJ McCollum, the Blazers sharpshooter connected some dots and stated why he believes the Sixers could wind up being LeBron’s next team.
“He’s always calculated about his decision-making process going back to his youth,” McCollum said (h/t Slam‘s Ryne Nelson). “Ben [Simmons] is his young guy. Ben is a member of Klutch Sports, so that also could play a factor. Philly is in the Eastern Conference. LeBron has been fond of the Eastern Conference throughout his career on what seems to be his EZ-Pass to the Finals. I think it’s a bigger possibility than people think.”
As always, James has played his impending decision close to the vest.
He’s resisted lines of questioning about his future in sessions with the med