LeBron James was asked about retirement on Friday when he met with the media.  The 34-year-old superstar answered the question by comparing himself to Tom Brady and saying he’s not close to retiring.

Why would LeBron be thinking about retirement?  He’s averaging almost 24 points with 8 rebounds and just over 11 assists a game. 

Not to mention the fact that at 9-2 the new look Lakers are in first place in the West.

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