Athletes LeBron James Tattoos  

Andrew Howland
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LeBron James tattoos, ranked by fans of the sexy star and of body art. LeBron James, nicknamed "King James," is top professional basketball player for the NBA team Miami Heat. After graduating high school, LeBron was drafted into the NBA by the Cleveland Cavaliers, the team he led to the basketball finals in 2007. The all-star player has also won NBA Rookie of the Year, several NBA MVP titles and won gold medals with the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team.

LeBron James's tats honor the people in his life that are most important to him and remind him of how far he's come in the sports industry. James has at least 16 tattoos, each with a special meaning or memory. LeBron James body art includes special tribute to his loved ones with the words "Family" and "Loyalty" inked on each side of his body. He also has a portrait of his son, his mom Gloria's name and inspirational quotes tattooed.

Similar to other athletes that have tattoos, such as David Beckham Body Art or Randy Orton Tats, LeBron James has made headlines several times as he has added a new tattoo to his collection. He is one of the hottest tattooed celebrities and famous people with tattoos.
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Crowned Lion
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Photo: kingjames/Instagram
LeBron James got his first tattoo of a crowned lion while still in high school.
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Gloria Tattoo
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Photo: kingjames/Instagram
Gloria is the name of LeBron's mother and it is inked on near his right shoulder. 
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Echoes in Eternity
Echoes in Eternity is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list LeBron James Tattoos
Photo: kingjames/Instagram
The famous line from his fave film Gladiator continues on LeBron's other arm. 
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What We Do in Life
What We Do in Life is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list LeBron James Tattoos
Photo: kingjames/Instagram
LeBron has the words "What we do in life" tattooed on one arm and it continues on the other with "Echoes in eternity." It is a quote from his favorite movie Gladiator.
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