Lost stories of LeBron, part 2

Maurice and LeBron: one destined for Greatness, the other became The King

Originally Published: October 18, 2013
By Pablo S. Torre | ESPN The Magazine

BEFORE MAURICE CLARETT ever won a BCS championship, after-partied with 50 Cent, warred with the NCAA, sued the NFL and spent three and a half years in jail for aggravated robbery and carrying a concealed weapon, he watched a basketball game with LeBron James' mother.

On Feb. 17, 2002, Clarett, an early enrollee at Ohio State, drove from Columbus to Youngstown State with no ticket and no plan. The star tailback, USA Today's high school offensive player of the year, ...

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