In an interview with CNN, Lebron James and his manager/CEO of his marketing company, LRMR, Maverick Carter, pointed to race as a factor in how the media/public reacted to ESPN’s ‘The Decision.’
Anchor and special correspondent for CNN, Soledad O’Brien, proposed the question.
“Do you think there’s a role that race plays in [The Decision] this?”
James’ and Carter’s responses, respectively.
James: “I think so at times. It’s always, you know, a race factor.”