Offbeat Nike to remove LeBron James mural from downtown Cleveland

22:07  02 july  2018
22:07  02 july  2018 Source:   hoopshype.com

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Workers have removed a gigantic Nike banner featuring LeBron James in downtown Cleveland . The giant LeBron James mural in downtown Cleveland , seen being dismantled on Saturday, was fully removed by Monday.

Nike 's LeBron James ' banner will now stay on that wall through the RNC July 18 through 22, Sherwin-Williams said early Tuesday. Or at least for the 10-story-tall LeBron James banner hanging off of the Sherwin-Williams Co.'s global headquarters in Downtown Cleveland .

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LeBron James' decision to leave Cleveland for the Los Angeles Lakers is already having a physical effect on the city of Cleveland.

Sherwin-Williams announced that the mural would be coming down from their corporate headquarters in Cleveland.

While the Nike mural is going away, Sherwin-Williams said they are "exploring options," to replace the iconic billboard of LeBron.

James, of course, still is heavily involved in Northeast Ohio. His first public appearance since signing with the Lakers is expected to be in Akron on July 30 for the opening of his I Promise school.

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CLEVELAND , Ohio -- A LeBron James mural hangs once again in Cleveland . On Wednesday morning, the ‘ Nike Welcome Home LeBron Sports columnist: ‘Everyone should be watching’ LeBron James . News. New downtown billboard fires back at company trying to lure LeBron James to Philly.

Workmen remove a large mural of NBA basketball star LeBron James from a building in downtown Cleveland in 2010. A spokesman for Sherwin-Williams, which owns the building where the banner hangs, said Nike is taking the banner down later this week.

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<p>If you wanted to see that LeBron James mural in Los Angeles, we have some bad news for you.</p>If you wanted to see that LeBron James mural in Los Angeles, we have some bad news for you.

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