LeBron James, who has been a free agent for seven days, is expected to fly to Greenwich, Conn., for a sit-down interview with ESPN Thursday night, according to a source close to James. ESPN Radio confirmed the network has booked the Boys and Girls Club in Greenwich from 7-10 p.m. Thursday night.Congrats Knicks fans, you're
After being considered longshots in recent days, the Knicks now become serious contenders for the King - and maybe even the favorites.
Greenwich is a short drive from the Knicks training facility in Greenburgh, NY. The announcement by Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh earlier in the day that they will play for the Heat, also leaves New York as the biggest stage left for James, who has said in the past that he wants to be a billionaire.
C-Town, get your matches and gasoline ready. I see a burning Cuyahoga in your immediate future.
Question: Are you as shocked about this as I am? Is this a definite sign that King James is headed to MSG, or another shrewd media ploy?