Connect with us


LeBron James Apologized for Taking Wife for Granted on His Journey for Greatness



Savannah and Lebron James smile

Striking the perfect balance between work and life can be difficult, even for former Cleveland Cavaliers and LA Lakers star LeBron James.



Speaking with teammates Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye on their podcast, Road Trippin’ with RJ & Channing (h/t USA Today’s Jeff Zillgitt), James said his single-minded focus on his basketball career has caused him at times to take his home life for granted:

Savannah and Lebron James

I am addicted to the process. I’m addicted to the process. It’s so funny. I just told my wife the other day, I apologized to her. She was like ‘What are you apologizing for?’ I said ‘Because the journey that I’m on to want to be the greatest to ever play this game or to the point where no one ever forgets what I accomplished, I’ve at times lost the fact of how important you are to this whole thing. … I want you to understand that along this journey while I’m playing this game there will be times that I lose the fact of how important you and my three kids are—my babies are.’

Lebron James snap with wife

According to Patrick Varone of Harper’s Bazaar, LeBron and his wife, Savannah, began dating when Savannah was 16. She told Varone she was unaware LeBron had already built a substantial profile on the hardwood at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School in Akron, Ohio. She then realized the scope of his celebrity after attending one of his games.

The couple wed in 2013 and have three children together.’s Dave McMenamin and Brian Windhorst reported their oldest, LeBron Jr., is already receiving scholarship offers from Duke and Kentucky.

Lebron James snap with wife

In an October 2016 interview with Essence’s Charreah K. Jackson, Savannah described herself as LeBron’s “support system” and spoke about how she recognized how his commitments both on and off the court demanded a significant chunk of his time.

“The balance that I create in our house is for his success,” she said. “He is very busy and I understand that, and the kids are at the age now that they get it. Being there for him is a huge part of his success.”

Lebron James with children

Klay Thompson’s father explains why LeBron James deserves to be MVP over Giannis Antetokounmpo
Lebron James and Giannis

Mychal Thompson, father of the Golden State Warriors sharpshooter Klay Thompson, recently said the Los Angeles Lakers should be crowned NBA champions if the season is not resumed. He also thinks that LeBron James should be named the MVP over Giannis Antetokounmpo.

According to him, the fact that the Lakers are playing in a tougher conference gives James an edge over the reigning NBA MVP, per Mark Medina of USA TODAY:

Lebron James greets

“Giannis is deserving of it too, obviously. If he got it, there would not be any controversy at all. He was just as deserving. But LeBron was playing in a tougher conference.”

Mychal Thompson

Lebron James on court

This season, LeBron is averaging 25.7 points, 7.9 rebounds, and 10.6 assists per game. Meanwhile, Giannis is posting 29.6 points, 13.7 rebounds, and 5.8 assists.

Lebron james

Serena Williams with husband
News2 hours ago

Serena Williams’ Husband Alexis Ohanian Carries Their Cute Daughter Olympia on His Shoulders

Serena Williams near
News11 hours ago

WATCH Serena & Venus Williams Dancing on epic girls’ beach trip: See their video

Serena Williams at the beach
News13 hours ago

Serena Williams Drops Jaws Flaunting Killer Body In Skin-Tight Dress & Dagger Heels

Andy Murray sad
News14 hours ago

WATCH Andy Murray gives update on latest injury setback — Andy Murray pelvic injury update

ronda rousey trains with IMPACT legend
News14 hours ago

James Storm Unveils Full Details of Training Session with Ronda Rousey

Serena Williams Bahamas
News15 hours ago

Serena Williams with her friends have a nice outdoor bath/shower

Naomi Osaka
News15 hours ago

Naomi Osaka Hits Back At Critics Telling Her To Maintain Her ‘Innocent Image’

naomi osaka bikini
Fashion15 hours ago

Naomi Osaka Looked Stunning In a Bright Yellow Two-piece Swimsuit

Serena Williams tennis legendary star
News15 hours ago

Serena Williams’ migraine attacks went from infrequent to almost daily occurrences

serena and maria
News15 hours ago

UNBELIEVABLE: Truth Behind Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova’s Fortunes

Serena Williams migraine
News16 hours ago

Serena Williams Has Struggled with Migraine for Years: ‘I Got Used to Playing Through the Pain’

Serena Williams and Will Smith
Entertainment16 hours ago

Will Smith pictured on set of Serena Williams father biopic King Richard

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova bitter rivalry
News16 hours ago

PHOTOS: Stunning truth about Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova’s millions

Serena Williams
News17 hours ago

PHOTOS: Serena Williams Shows Off Her At-Home ‘Tennis Court Views and Vibes’ During ‘Boring Day’ Off

Novak Djokovic holds trophy
News1 day ago

“Huge Advantage”- Why Novak Djokovic Has Confident on Breaking Roger Federer’s Record in 2021