James is a four-time league MVP and has absolutely no reason to be playing the cheap card, considering his deal last year was nearly $23 million. But it’s clear that he’s serious about money saving, according to Wade.
What’s the reason for his stinginess? Roaming charges.
Certainly, roaming charges are irritating, and they can get up to $5 per minute, so it’s understandable if you can’t afford them, but that’s not the case with LeBron James. Forbes says that he’s the third-richest athlete in the world, hauling in $54 million in endorsement deals every year.
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