James Gandolfini Helped Knicks Recruit LeBron in 2010

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James Gandolfini Helped Knicks Recruit LeBron in 2010

The New York Knicks pulled out all the stops when they attempted to get LeBron James to sign with them back in the summer of 2010. And we do mean all the stops. In addition to the usual wining and dining that comes with trying to get a big-name free agent to sign with your team, the Knicks also put together a video presentation for King James. And according to a piece that ran on ESPN New York shortly after the Knicks met with LeBron, that video opened up with a pitch from none other than James Gandolfini, who passed away late yesterday from an apparent heart attack.

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