The New York Knicks are seemingly one step away from being a sure-fire contender for the NBA’s Eastern Conference championship. Could that piece in fact be Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James?
Next season, James will have a player option that he can choose to exercise, which would make him the most sought after player on the open market. He would also be a player the Knicks could move mountains to acquire, even at James’ advanced age.
As Stefan Bondy of the New York Post reported, the 2024 All-Star captain addressed whether playing at Madison Square Garden in a home jersey was ever a serious possibility for him, to which he responded:
“I’ve had this thought in my career,” James said.