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SBD/July 10, 2014/Leagues and Governing Bodies
Stu Jackson Calls LeBron's "Decision" In '10 A "Watershed Moment" For The NBA
Published July 10, 2014
OFF-COURT DRAMA TRUMPS GAMES: The WALL STREET JOURNAL's Ben Cohen reports public interest in James is "highest at times when he isn't actually playing basketball." Since January '04, when James was in the middle of his rookie season, Google Trends show the "public's obsessions with James peaked during the period of 'The Decision.'" With James again going through the free agency process, that "fever is spiking again -- and it's higher than it is in any given week of the NBA's regular season" (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 7/10).