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    Gifted to a high school teammate with his letter of provenance

    2013-14 LeBron James Game Worn Miami Heat Jersey. If anybody has a shot at matching or exceeding the accomplishments of the legendary Michael Jordan, it's this man, who came into the public consciousness as the most heralded high school player in a generation and just kept on climbing, right to the top of the NBA ranks. We may soon learn that this is a Championship season gamer, but at the time of this writing all that we can say for certain is that it's the first James 2013-14 gamer we've encountered in the collectibles market.

    The jersey comes to us from a friend and high school teammate of James, who reports that the shirt saw action in an early Pistons series. His signed letter of provenance is transcribed below:

    "I, Sian Cotton, was a high school teammate of LeBron James and have been a lifelong friend. ESPN did a documentary on our high school team called 'More Than A Game,' a film I was prominently featured in. My affiliation to James continues to this day as we are still close friends. This item was obtained directly from LeBron James and was used by him during the 2013-2014 season. I hope it enhances your collection."

    The shirt should be familiar to anyone watching the NBA highlight reels, with the distinctively fonted "Heat 6" on front and "James 6" on reverse. Size tags at interior collar and lower left front tail are correct at "2XL," the tail tagging enhanced by an NBA inventory label (MHE 012102) and a "Length +2"" tailoring designator. Wear is appropriate for one or two games' action.

    The cherry on top is a black sharpie signature on rear numeral with a very rare notation added--a drawing of a crown over the word "James." Certainly this is a special favor to a friend, never seen in standard autographed material. It's a rare opportunity for a collector to enjoy an insider's access to the most exciting figure in the game. Letter of provenance from James' high school teammate. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Full LOA from James Spence Authentication.








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