LeBron James will wear a new jersey number for the Los Angeles Lakers next season.
The four-time NBA MVP will return to the No. 6, which he wore during his four-season stint with the Miami Heat from 2011-14. James also wore the No. 6 during his three Olympic appearances.
— LeBron James (@KingJames) June 14, 2021
Prior to this change, James had worn the No. 23 for all 14 of his NBA seasons outside of Miami.