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LeBron James gets massive welcome home party

LeBron James Gets Massive Welcome Home Party

This is only part of the massive preparation for LeBron James' welcome home party that took place Friday in Ohio.

And this was the result. Thirty thousand local fans greeted the basketball star shortly after 9:00 PM at the University of Akron.

The state has been more than welcoming since LeBron announced he was coming home.

A state lawmaker plans on introducing legislation to allow the sale of license plates honoring his return.

And since the 29-year-old announced he was leaving the Miami Heat to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers last month, fans and reporters have been swarming his home in Bath Township.

Someone even created a Twitter account for his lawn that eventually crashed.

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birds2nv August 09 2014 at 3:27 PM

One day he will get a better offer $$$ and he'll run to exit Cleveland, see ya, suckers! A leopard doesn't change it's spots.

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slyaruba birds2nv August 09 2014 at 6:13 PM

NBA is nothing but business. If Cleveland want to keep him for the rest of his career, they should pay his price, short and simple. This is his prime time, and he is making good use of it, I would too. I don't care what you say or how you feel about it.

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macdonnall birds2nv August 09 2014 at 6:13 PM

birds2nv... He may run; but while he is there,. the people of Cleveland will honor him. This is more than many players get in other cities.

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slyaruba August 09 2014 at 2:03 PM

Good for Lebron James and Cleveland Ohio. Happy Re-union; the way to go!

I bet you, the next basketball season will be pretty interesting. I can't wait!

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ontelpro August 09 2014 at 1:56 PM

What!...... Is Lebron some kind of God, Is this all we have to do with our time. Put your energy into doing something constructive.

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slyaruba ontelpro August 09 2014 at 2:06 PM

Don't be hating my friend. You gotta be happy for people sometimes. Just saying.......

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brianohorner slyaruba August 10 2014 at 12:06 AM

Just saying moron, just because he thinks it's too over the top doesn't mean he's "gating" on anyone. Are you 6 years old? Grow up pinhead

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cniewola ontelpro August 09 2014 at 3:46 PM

When you live in a **** hole like Ohio what else do you have to look forward to.

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tripsplz cniewola August 09 2014 at 9:10 PM

wow, someone needs a hug !

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Gustavo August 09 2014 at 8:12 PM

LMAO, what a bunch of hypocrites, a few month ago they wanted his head on a platter, now they can't stop kissing his (*).

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theomegaman72 August 09 2014 at 2:51 PM

Something weird is going on with LeBron...he looks like he's lost weight and on the front page picture he has one white leg and one black leg

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darkcloudstonite theomegaman72 August 09 2014 at 3:09 PM

that is called vitillago, the same thing Michael Jackson had

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ontelpro theomegaman72 August 09 2014 at 9:02 PM

he doesn't have that syndrome ....it's the lightimg.

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ISpeakOnlyTRUTH August 09 2014 at 8:51 PM

LeBron, welcome back to the town that ripped you a new one till they couldn't rip no more and burned your jersey(s) like you were being hung at a Klan rally.

It must be for the $$, because any person with any ounce of brains would tell the vile creatures of that God forsaken city to take a long walk off a short plank.

And no, I haven't been there. There isn't any amount of money to get me there.

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Ray Walters August 09 2014 at 6:47 PM

The mistake by the lake.

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Frank August 09 2014 at 2:41 PM

OK Lebron-loose the stupid looking rapper hat and now start acting like an athlete.

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William August 09 2014 at 7:03 PM

When LeBron the mercenary went to Miami they had a party for him and the entire country vilified him and Miami. Now he returns to Cleveland they throw a party and it is just fine. The entire country is full of hypocrites. mLeBron will never win a title in Cleveland because there is something called Karma and IT WILL BITE HIM IN THE ASS.

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Susaneinboca William August 09 2014 at 9:37 PM


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jot1057 August 09 2014 at 3:07 PM

What a waste of time

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