LeBron James is one of the most beloved and talented basketball players in NBA history. His legendary career speaks for itself – 4 championships, 4 MVP awards, and 19 All-Star game appearances. But what many fans didn’t know until recently is that LeBron has been in a committed relationship since high school.
LeBron met his wife Savannah Brinson way back in 2002 when they were just teenagers at a private Akron high school. Even before LeBron made it to the big leagues, Savannah was there cheering him on. Through the ups and downs, she’s been his constant supporter.
Even as LeBron exploded in fame and success during his 2003 rookie season with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Savannah remained patiently by his side. Despite LeBron’s mega spotlight and non-stop schedule, she understood and supported his passion.
Over the years, Savannah has been LeBron’s pillar of stability. While trade deals and championships came and went, she raised their family and provided a comfortable home. Out of the public eye, she has been LeBron’s top motivator and confidante.
After over a decade of dating, LeBron proposed to Savannah on New Year’s Eve in 2011 with a massive 7 carat diamond ring. They married in 2013 and now have three children.
While LeBron garners huge acclaim from fans for his skills, his low-key devotion to Savannah rarely makes headlines. But true supporters recognize that behind every great man is a strong woman. And LeBron’s two-decade love story proves that lasting relationships are possible, even in the spotlight.
Here’s to LeBron and Savannah – may their teamwork, understanding and patience continue to build an MVP partnership for years to come. It takes commitment and sacrifice to go the distance, and this inspirational duo has mastered the playbook.