You may have heard of the Drew League if you follow professional basketball. Professional athletes and teams compete in this league. There are a few big-name athletes participating in this season's league, so we can't wait to watch how things shake out. LeBron James is one of the athletes who will be participating in the league.
LeBron James is finally coming back to the Drew League, a pro-am basketball league in Los Angeles in which he played for the first time a decade ago. James is looking to win his fifth championship with the Drew League. It is likely that he will make his return to the league this coming weekend after missing the 2011 season due to the lockout.
A mix of professional and amateur basketball players compete in the Drew League every summer in Los Angeles. Kobe Bryant, James Harden, Kevin Durant, and DeMar DeRozan are just a few of the NBA stars who have played there.
A possible reunion between Irving and James was discussed in the media a few weeks ago. According to reports, Irving visited a Lakers camp at the start of the week and may be joining James in the D-League. This strategy, however, was scrapped.
LeBron, though, won his first game in the Drew League by a score of 104-102 after taking the lead. He ended the game with 42 points and 16 rebounds. There was a meme storm on NBA Twitter throughout his time on the court.
The Drew League boasted the participation of several NBA stars. For basketball enthusiasts in the Los Angeles area, there is the Drew League to join. Adidas has sponsored it.
James Harden, Kobe Bryant, and DeMar DeRozan are just a few of the NBA stars who spent the 2011 lockout playing in the Drew League. Derek Williams, Pooh Jeter, and Craig Smith are just a few of the famous athletes to have graced the field in this league.
Kobe Bryant's performance in the 2011-2012 NBA season was one of the league's most memorable moments. Several of his supporters rushed the court when he stole the game-winning shot from James Harden.
As a result, several future NBA stars got their start in the Drew League. In that group, you may have noticed LeBron James. In fact, he played alongside fellow Los Angeles native DeMar DeRozan in the NBA.
Several Drew League members participated in a recent informal game. These players included James Harden, Kobe Bryant, Paul George, Trevor Ariza, and DeMar DeRozan.