LeBron James | Miami Heat career in pictures

  • The Miami Heat hosts the Heat Summer of 2010 Welcome Event to celebrate Dwyane Wade’s return to the team and introduce its newest acquisitions, Chris Bosh and LeBron James, at AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday, July 9, 2010. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO

  • The Miami Heat hosts the Heat Summer of 2010 Welcome Event to celebrate Dwyane Wade’s (3) return to the team and introduce its newest acquisitions, Chris Bosh (1) and LeBron James (6) at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, Friday, July 9, 2010. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO

  • New Miami Heat player LeBron James is introduced during a welcome party at AmericanAirlines Arena on July 9, 2010 in Miami, Florida. Marc Serota / Getty Images

  • LeBron James of the Miami Heat is introduced during a welcome party at AmericanAirlines Arena on July 9, 2010 in Miami, Florida. Marc Serota / Getty Images

  • Miami's Big 3 of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh are introduced in July 2010. Doug Benc / Getty Images

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James dunks in the third quarter of Game 2 of the 2011 NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on June 2, 2011. Charles Trainor Jr. / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James is fouled by Brian Cardinal in the second quarter of Game 2 of the 2011 NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on June 2, 2011. Charles Trainor Jr. / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James hugs teammate Dwyane Wade (3) after Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks Sunday, June 12, 2011, in Miami. The Mavericks won 105-95 to win the Finals. Lynne Sladky / AP

  • Dwyane Wade and LeBron James wait to speak to the media after losing Game 6 of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks at AmericanAirlines Arena on June 12, 2011. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James defends the New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony in the fourth quarter in Game 5 of Round 1 of the NBA Playoffs at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, May 9, 2012. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James blocks Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant from moving to the basket in the third quarter at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, Dec. 25, 2012. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / STAFF PHOTO

  • LeBron James having fun during media day at American Airlines Arena on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013. Hector Gabino / EL NUEVO STAFF

  • LeBron James reacts after a play during the third quarter against the New Orleans Hornets at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Jan. 30, 2012. David Santiago / EL NUEVO STAFF

  • Lebron James of the Miami Heat gives a thumbs up before a 95-88 win against the San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 of the NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, on Thursday, June 20, 2013. David Santiago / EL NUEVO STAFF

  • Miami Heat forward LeBron James listens to a question during a news conference during NBA basketball media day, Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 in Miami. Wilfredo Lee / AP

  • Miami Heat forward LeBron James reacts after a play during the third quarter of Game 6 in the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Tuesday, June 18, 2013. David Santiago / El Nuevo Staff

  • LeBron James looks for a third-quarter foul call against the Spurs during Game 6 of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs at AmericanAirlines Arena on Tuesday, June 18, 2013. Al Diaz / Miami Herald Staff

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James hugs the Spurs’ Tim Duncan at the end of the game after defeating the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Thursday, June 20, 2013. Pedro Portal / El Nuevo Staff

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James celebrates after the Heat defeats the Spurs in Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, June 20, 2013. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / STAFF PHOTO

  • LeBron James cheers as he holds both trophies after the Heat won Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida on Thursday, June 20, 2013. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO

  • LeBron James and Dwyane Wade with MVP and NBA trophies after winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs at AmericanAirlines Arena on Thursday, June 20, 2013. Al Diaz / Miami Herald Staff

  • LeBron James and Dwyane Wade celebrate after the Heat won Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida on Thursday, June 20, 2013 David Santiago / El Nuevo Staff

  • LeBron James recieves the MVP trophy from Bill Russell for the second year in a row as the Miami Heat beat the San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 of the NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on June 18, 2013. C.W. Griffin / STAFF PHOTO

  • Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Norris Cole celebrate after winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs at AmericanAirlines Arena on Thursday, June 20, 2013. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO

  • Dwyane Wade #3, LeBron James #6 and Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat celebrate after defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 to win Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena on June 20, 2013 in Miami, Florida. Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James kisses the championship trophy as Dwyane Wade looks on after defeating the Spurs in Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, June 20, 2013. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / STAFF PHOTO

  • LeBron James holds the NBA Championship and MVP trophies after the Heat won Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida on Thursday, June 20, 2013. David Santiago / El Nuevo Staff

  • LeBron James speaks as President Obama listens during an honor for the NBA champion Miami Heat in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 28, 2013. Charles Dharapak / AP

  • President Obama stands with Miami Heat players, including Dwyane Wade, left, and LeBron James during an event to honor the NBA champion Miami Heat in the East Room at the White House on Jan. 28, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Mark Wilson / Getty Images

  • LeBron James and fiancee (now wife) Savannah Brinson attend the 2013 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 17, 2013 in Los Angeles. Christopher Polk

  • NBA players Ray Allen, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James pose with the Best Game award backstage at The 2013 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 17, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images

  • Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and LeBron James show off their championship rings as the Miami Heat prepares to play the Boston Celtics in their season opener at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida on Oct. 30, 2012. C.W. Griffin / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat forward LeBron James and guard Mario Chalmers joke around on the bench in the fourth quarter during a game against the New Orleans Pelicans at AmericanAirlines Arena on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Hector Gabino / EL NUEVO STAFF

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James reacts as he talks to the media after practice for Game 3 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals against the Indiana Pacers at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Friday, May 23, 2014. Pedro Portal / El Nuevo Staff

  • A masked LeBron James in the first quarter on a fastbreak. The Miami Heat host the New York Knicks at AmericanAirlines Arena on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat forward LeBron James wears a mask during a game against the New York Knicks in Miami, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. Alan Diaz / AP

  • Lance Stephenson blows in Lebron James' ear during the Heat-Pacers 2014 Eastern Conference finals. ESPN / ESPN

  • LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat greets former MLS player David Beckham after playing against the Indiana Pacers in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on June 3, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. Issac Baldizon / NBAE/Getty Images

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  • Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, right, LeBron James, center, and Chris Bosh, stand on the court before Game 5 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Al Diaz / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat forward LeBron James sits with ice on his leg after getting leg cramps against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday, June 5, 2014 in San Antonio. Eric Gay / AP

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  • Miami Heat's forward LeBron James on the bench at end of the fourth quarter. The Spurs host the Heat at the AT&T Center in Game 5 of the NBA Finals in San Antonio, Texas on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Charles Trainor Jr. / STAFF PHOTO

  • Miami Heat forward LeBron James reacts during the fourth quarter of Game 2 in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals against the Indiana Pacers at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Friday, May 24, 2013. David Santiago / El Nuevo Staff

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James talks with the media during a press conference at AmericanAirlines Arena on June 17, 2014, in Miami. Mike Stocker / Sun-Sentinel

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James pauses during a news conference in Miami, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Alan Diaz / AP

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James talks to reporters during a news conference in Miami, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Alan Diaz / AP

  • Lebron James smiles during the Lebron James Skills Academy Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Las Vegas. John Locher / AP

  • Miami Heat's LeBron James looks on in the third quarter against the San Antonio Spurs in Game 5 of the 2013 NBA Finals at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas, on June 16, 2013. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / STAFF PHOTO