He's a jerk.Filmmakers don't want him in their LeBron-themed movies
. He somehowpissed off Taiwan
. The Decision, The Decision, The Decision. LeBron James, as Riptide has reported countless times, is the most hated man in sports.
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But damn, can the guy sell a shoe.
In spite of all the jersey burnings and negative press, Nike sold 500,000 pairs of the $160 Nike LeBron 8 sneakers in the 2010 fiscal year, according to shoe industry website Counterkicks. That's enough sneakers to stick one firmly in the rump of every single human who attended a Cavaliers game this season, with more than 175,000 to spare for Skip Bayless.
Let's see you do THAT, Dirk.