Why is LeBron not going to the Olympics?

Is LeBron going to the Olympics?

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James will not go for his third career Olympic gold medal at the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.

Did LeBron opt out of the Olympics?

LeBron James is currently gearing up for the release of Space Jam: A New Legacy and expanding the third season of The Shop on HBO. … With all that is going on, James will opt out of playing for Team USA in the 2021 Summer Olympic Games. Five years earlier, James also opted out of playing in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.

How many times has LeBron played in the Olympics?

The four-time MVP player, having played 68 games for Team USA, has done three Olympic appearances and is highly unlikely to be seen playing the summer Games again.

Is LeBron in Tokyo?

Just like Stephen Curry and multiple NBA superstars, LeBron James isn’t taking part in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Will Giannis play in the Olympics?

An Antetokounmpo-less Greece didn’t manage to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics, but Giannis is confident that he can lead the national team to a trophy in the future. … “Whenever we can [be with the Greek national team], we are there,” Antetokounmpo told the press conference.

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