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UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic is reacting a lot better than most Cleveland fans to the recent news of LeBron James' departure from the city.

They weren't able to with James re-signing but, ironically, with James leaving, the Cavaliers are now in position to clear cap room and target max contract free agents by 2019. Which means they now have five players from last year's NBA All-Star Game on the same team that won last year's championship, and the one. However, not to be outdone, the Warriors quickly countered with a big splash, inking all-star centre DeMarcus Cousins to a one-year deal, and cementing their position as heavy -185 chalk to claim a third straight National Basketball Association title.

James, 33, will not be the only veteran on the young team next season, however.

Perhaps James wanted to join the Lakers because of his family's wishes and his own aspirations in the film and entertainment industry.

The Spurs have reportedly refused to deal Leonard to the Lakers, because the two teams play in the same conference.

King James ended speculation about where he will play next season by inking a massive four-year, $154-million contract with the Lakers.

Not too long ago, disgruntled star Kawhi Leonard asked the San Antonio Spurs to trade him, with Los Angeles as his preferred destination.

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LeBron James is trading in his hometown jersey and will trek to Los Angeles.

Additionally, Sports Illustrated's Lee Jenkins reported that when James and Magic Johnson met early in free agency Saturday night, they discussed how to build the Lakers into a championship contender.

Caldwell-Pope, 25, will head into his second season with the Lakers after finishing a one-year, $18 million deal.

"They have not made an overwhelming offer".

The Warriors have defeated James's Cavs in three of the last four NBA Finals including a 4-0 sweep last month.

The rest of the East's potential playoff teams - the Miami Heat, Detroit Pistons, Cleveland Cavaliers, Charlotte Hornets and Brooklyn Nets - all wouldn't have a prayer of making the playoffs out West, whereas many as 10 teams could surpass 50 wins next season.

Los Angeles selected Ball with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft.