Lost stories of LeBron James, part 3

Ohio native James Blair needed LeBron to know how much his state missed him

Originally Published: October 19, 2013
By Hunter Atkins | ESPN The Magazine

INSIDE CLEVELAND'S Quicken Loans Arena, LeBron James is leading a historic 27-point comeback against his old team. It's March 20, 2013. Cavaliers fans are enraged, Heat fans are enthralled, the cops are distracted and LeBron James' Biggest Fan has decided the time is right -- he's going to make a run for it.

James Blair is more nervous than he has ever been. He hesitates at the top of the aisle and wipes his sweaty hands on his khakis for what feels like the hundredth ...

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