LeBron James' Lifetime Deal With Nike Might Actually Be Worth $1B
There could be some truth about LeBron and Nike in the Kanye West diss track "Facts."By Matt Moreno | May 17, 2016
Long after his playing days are over, Lebron James will still be bringing in the money thanks to a lifetime deal with Nike. But how much is a lifetime contract worth with one of the NBA's biggest superstars?
According to one of James' business partners, it could be somewhere in the $1 billion range — or maybe even higher.
In a GQ interview posted Tuesday, Maverick Carter — described as the "man behind Lebron's" deal — hinted James could be reeling in 10 figures from Nike.