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LeBron James will become free agent

10 months ago Tuesday, June 24, 2014 6:52:27 AM CDT June 24, 2014 Tuesday, June 24 2014 Jun 24, 2014 in Sports
Source: Associated Press

MIAMI, FL - A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press that LeBron James has decided to opt out of the final two years of his contract with the Miami Heat and become a free agent on July 1.

Opting out does not mean James has decided to leave the Heat, said the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because neither the four-time NBA MVP nor the team had made any public announcement.

James had two years and about $42.7 million remaining on his deal with the Heat. In his four seasons in Miami, the Heat have gone to the NBA Finals four times, winning two championships.

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