LeBron James Sounds Like The World's Best/Worst Gamer

This ESPN story on the "mighty mind" of the basketball superstar leads with an unexpected anecdote: LeBron was really, really good at playing....Shaq Fu on the Genesis. » 7/22/14 10:00pm 7/22/14 10:00pm

Here's the Music LeBron James Chose for NBA 2K14

Sports video game soundtracks do matter—just spend 20 minutes in the menus of NCAA Football 14. 2K Sports has done a good job with theirs, even before bringing in Jay-Z last year to both "executive produce" the game and make that job into a verb. This year, cover star LeBron James got to pick NBA 2K14's set list. » 7/27/13 4:30pm 7/27/13 4:30pm

A Pair of Kings: NBA 2K14 Gets LeBron James for Its Cover

Solidly established as professional basketball's best player and a mortal lock for the hall of fame, LeBron James, after 10 years as an A-list superstar, will finally appear on the cover of a video game when NBA 2K14 hits shelves this autumn. » 6/06/13 8:51pm 6/06/13 8:51pm

Did LeBron James Kill NBA 2K13's Competitive Balance?

It's a year-round best seller and by all rights has never been better, but Ben Sin, writing for Kill Screen Daily, » 11/08/12 6:00pm 11/08/12 6:00pm says 's competitive balance—online anyway—is completely thrown out of whack by the superteams that make the real league such a compelling story for basketball fans.

Kobe and LeBron's Olympic Squad Lose to 1992's Dream Team, Says NBA 2K13

If you got in on this summer's bar argument over which U.S. Olympic basketball team was better, and were convinced that the Dream Team could beat anything that walked the earth, including a team of Kobe Bryant and LeBron James, then NBA 2K13 has good news for you. » 9/29/12 12:00pm 9/29/12 12:00pm

Locked out LeBron Finds Work in Madden

With the first two weeks of the NBA season canceled thanks to the lockout, some players have gone looking for alternative employment. Gordon Hayward of the Utah Jazz, for example, was in a Starcraft pro gaming tournament this past weekend, just barely finishing out of the money. » 10/13/11 8:30pm 10/13/11 8:30pm

The Miami Heat Appear To Have Messed Up the Gears of War 3 Hype [UPDATE]

LeBron James, first you upset the people of Cleveland by abandoning their basketball team. Now you've helped the Miami Heat beat the Chicago Bulls in five games, closing the series out last night with an 83-80 victory. That means there's no sixth game of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals happening this Saturday. » 5/27/11 1:00pm 5/27/11 1:00pm

Hey, LeBron James, Why Don't You Play Games Online?

Caught by a gamer at the recent NBA All-Star game, here's Miami Heat superstar LeBron James talking about which games he plays (and why he doesn't play online). » 2/21/11 3:30am 2/21/11 3:30am

How the Free Agency Turnover Affects NBA Jam

The NBA's tumultuous offseason involved far more than LeBron James jumping ship to Miami, and basketball video games, which release Oct. 5, will have to react to that on short notice. » 7/14/10 8:30pm 7/14/10 8:30pm

LeBron Takes His Talents to NBA Jam

Will NBA Jam accommodate the new free agent signings the league saw in the past week? Yep. The game released three screens today showing Carlos Boozer, Chris Bosh and, yes, LeBron James, all wearing their new threads. » 7/13/10 10:30pm 7/13/10 10:30pm

LeBron's Choice Alters Basketball's Video Game Landscape, Too

LeBron James' decision to leave Cleveland and sign with Miami also changes the fortunes of those franchises' video game counterparts. Expect to catch a lot of the Heat in online multiplayer. And the Cavaliers, formerly the top choice, will vanish. » 7/09/10 8:40pm 7/09/10 8:40pm

And It's Official: LeBron Picks Miami

LeBron James just announced that he will leave Cleveland to join Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and the NBA's Miami Heat, ending the greatest free agency courtship U.S. sports have seen. Here he is in his new threads, via NBA 2K10. » 7/08/10 9:30pm 7/08/10 9:30pm

Your NBA 2K10-Illustrated Guide to the LeBronathon

NBA superstar LeBron James convened a six-team pitch summit over the long weekend and could soon choose his next club. Thanks to the magic of video games, we can see what all potential outcomes look like. » 7/05/10 10:00am 7/05/10 10:00am