Savannah Brinson is the beautiful wife of the NBA player LeBron James, who’s currently a small forward for the Cleveland Cavaliers. He has won three NBA championships, four NBA Most Valuable Player awards, three NBA Finals MVP awards, two Olympic gold medals, an NBA scoring title, and the NBA Rookie of the Year award. Keep reading to learn more about Savannah!
First, let’s check out some details about LeBron’s life and career:
He was born on December 30, 1984. The NBA player is originally from Akron, Ohio. He has been selected to 13 NBA All-Star teams, 12 All-NBA teams, and six All-Defensive teams. Wait, there’s another title that Mr. James keeps very proudly: he’s the Cavaliers’ all-time leading scorer!
LeBron has been playing basketball since his high school days, while studying at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School, located in his hometown, where he was highly promoted in the national media as a future NBA superstar.
James was selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers after graduating as the 1st overall pick of the 2003 NBA Draft, and left the team in 2010 for the Miami Heat with a highly publicized ESPN special named “The Decision”. He returned to the Cavs in 2014, and the team immediately advanced to two consecutive Finals in 2016 against the Golden State Warriors behind his leadership, winning the championship of that year to end Cleveland’s fifty-two year professional sports title drought.
Enough about it, now let’s talk about LeBron’s wife!
Savannah Brinson is also an Akron, Ohio native. She and Mr. James were high school sweethearts in Ohio. This couple has two sons, LeBron, Jr. and Bryce, and a daughter named Zhuri Nova. The basketball player bought a three-story mansion for $9 million in Coconut Grove, a Miami suburb, overlooking Biscayne Bay.
The three-time NBA champ popped the question at a New Year’s Eve party in 2011, celebrating also Savannah’s 27th birthday. The couple officially tied the knot in September 14, 2013, in a beautiful San Diego ceremony.
LeBron’s wife conducted the Ninth Annual Sapphire Ball on September 11, 2009, in Akron. The purpose of this charity event is to raise money for the Women’s Health Center at Summa Akron City Hospital, giving support of gynecological-related services for every women in need, of all ages.
Savannah also spends time and dedication to the LeBron James Foundation, which empowers single-parent families to succeed, and helps children to be physically fit, academically focused, and environmentally aware.