Jun 24, 2014, 1:02 PM EDT
LeBron James has informed the Miami Heat he is opting out — everyone knew this would happen, yet everyone is going crazy about the possibilities. Everyone is playing fantasy basketball — how can we get LeBron and Carmelo Anthony/Kevin Love on my team?
The fantastic Matt Stroup stops by for the latest PBT Extra to talk about why LeBron James did this, where he might end up, and why at the end of the day he’s almost certainly pulling a Miami Heat jersey over his head at the start of next season. If he’s not, it’s not about the other contenders, it’s about what Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade choose to do.
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