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Nike signed him to a million contract before he played his first professional game. "I can't take credit for that one." When he was 3 years old, she gave him a toy basketball set for Christmas.In his first season, he became the youngest player in NBA history to score 40 or more points in a single game. Gloria James laughs when she ponders where her son got the hoops gene. She watched him slam the ball into the plastic hoop, but she had no inkling what the future held.
I can survive.'" Her sacrifice was the foundation for his survival.He writes, "Whatever my mom could do or could not do, I also knew that nobody was more important in her life than I was.You have no idea how much that means when you grow up without so many of the basic things you should have.By then, James was already 6 feet 2 inches tall (he's since grown another 6 inches) and could dunk the ball. The story of that team, of that family, is told in the 2009 documentary More Than a Game.Here's a sampling of James' high school achievements: He led his team to the state championship in three of the four seasons he played. Basketball" for the state of Ohio every year but his freshman year.