LeBron James and his daughter Zhuri

Hold My Ball: Watch LeBron James Go in Full Daddy Mode Mid-Game

by Zahara Hill, December 22, 2017


It looks like LeBron James is becoming everyone’s MVP. Not only did he spearhead an effective NBA boycott against Trump hotels and recently launch his “Equality” sneakers, he also makes sure his daughter’s sweet tooth is being satisfied — even it means taking his eyes off the game.

video uploaded by the NBA’s Instagram account, showed the four-time MVP title holder is all about his (daddy) business.

@kingjames mic’d up… daddy duties continue mid game! #ThisIsWhyWePlay

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After 3-year-old Zhuri told her pops she had a candy craving during a Thursday night game against the Cardinals, James did a quick court-side survey to see who could provide his child with a sweet treat. James lands on a candy donor on his third ask. He’s then seen telling the young girl, “You’re welcome.”

He even threw in a quick “Hey mama!” while he was at it.

But playing Candy Man didn’t throw off James’ game in the least bit. James alone scored 34 points leading his team to yet another win.

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