Jalen Rose: LeBron Needed Two Weeks Off to Focus on GM Duties

Ryan Glasspiegel
Jan 7, 2015, 8:52 PM EST

Jalen Rose passed along a joke — which may or may not have an element of truth to it — that he heard. There are a range of possibilities as to what will happen during LeBron’s tenure as de facto general manager (my hot-take instinct is it will end badly but anyone who claims to know for certain is lying), but ponder this: Has a pro athlete in any sport ever held this much power?

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