Toilet Reading: Meet the Basketball Player Who Had His Career Cut Short By LeBron James

This guy was supposed to be a star.

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Once upon a time, Lenny Cooke was a bigger name than LeBron James in basketball circles. But then, Lenny played against LeBron at a summer basketball camp and...well, let's just say dude's career took a turn for the worst after that. We'll need a little bit of a late pass here—this story originally ran in the New York Times on Saturday—but this is a great read. It's kinda crazy how thin the line between greatness and ending up like Lenny really is.

[via New York Times]

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