On August 18, 2022, James re-signed with the Los Angeles Lakers on a two-year, $97.1 million contract. When he signed, he also became the highest-paid athlete in NBA history with $528.9 million, surpassing Kevin Durant for all-time earnings.
James had a phenomenal game with a season-high 39 points and 11 rebounds as the Los Angeles Lakers ran away with a 143-138 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night.
One of the most beautiful actions of LeBron James in the match.
👑 LeBron James hammers monster dunk after a lob from Russell Westbrook. 😤
👑 LeBron James hammers monster dunk after a lob from Russell Westbrook. 😤 pic.twitter.com/kdgw9vVKhv— Spectrum SportsNet (@SpectrumSN) November 27, 2022