LeBron James’ H.S. Coach Thinks LeBron Would’ve Done Stand-Up If Basketball Wasn’t An Option
Stick to hoops, Lebron. You can’t have everything.
Lebron James revealed his knack for comedy in his recent film debut with Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck. And some would say it was the backup plan to basketball. At least his high school basketball coach would say that.
As a high school senior, James converted a breakaway, between-the-legs dunk and promptly took a joyful lap around the court, igniting a packed house at the University of Akron gym.
“He’s always been an entertainer,” Joyce says. “I used to think, ‘Maybe you’ll be a standup comedian if basketball doesn’t work.’”