LeBron James will go back to his Miami Heat and Olympic Jersey number when he plays this upcoming season for the Lakers. Lb23 will be going back to LB6 as he has given Anthony Davis the jersey number Davis has worn for 7 years with the Pelicans.
6️⃣ vs. 2️⃣3️⃣
LeBron hinted he could be going back to No. 6 next season. pic.twitter.com/i19rNz4IRS
— ESPN (@espn) June 28, 2019
— LeBron James (@KingJames) June 28, 2019
Reminiscent of when Kobe switched from the number 8 to 24, except in this case there is a specific reason. It appears to be a simple gesture by LeBron to make Davis happy.
No. 6 LeBron is BACKpic.twitter.com/DlnWSz1p9E
— Hoop Central (@TheHoopCentral) June 27, 2019
LeBron says he's going to start tossing the chalk again AND he might be bringing back No. 6.
Just add a headband and Miami Bron back 😎 pic.twitter.com/BAuOoQeCNh
— Yahoo Sports NBA (@YahooSportsNBA) June 27, 2019
LOOKS LIKE THEY ARE ON THE SAME BOAT AND ONLY POSITIVE THINGS CAN COME FROM THAT!
LeBron has had big moments in No. 6 👑 pic.twitter.com/GH3hMJy1ae
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 28, 2019