Who is LeBron James’ wife, Savannah James? All you need to know 

LeBron and Savannah James

LeBron James has arguably been one of the greatest players in the current league generation. His constant performances at the game’s top level have propelled him further towards achieving the best of successes. However, behind every successful man and a great athlete is the unwavering support of their family. James is lucky to have his partner and wife, Savannah James, beside him through all thick and thin. 

James and Savannah have stuck with each other since their high school days in Akron, Ohio. She has been a rock and source of support for LBJ through their journey together. In this article, we will further explore the relationship between LeBron James and Savvanah James. 

How did LeBron James and Savannah James start dating? 

Savannah James was born on August 27, 1986, in the same town of Akron, Ohio, as LeBron James. The couple have been high-school love birds since 2002, and their love story is no less than a fairy tale. At that time, Savannah was a 16-year-old sophomore at Butchel High School, while LeBron James was a 17-year-old junior at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School in Akron, Ohio. They were first acquaintances through one of their common friends, and soon after meeting, James invited Savannah to one of his high school basketball games. As per the PEOPLE, the pair reportedly went on their first solo date at Outback Steakhouse. 

LeBron and Savannah stuck through even after LBJ was drafted into the NBA in 2003. In 2004, the couple welcomed their first child, Bronny James Jr., while Savannah was still in high school. Throughout this situation, rookie LeBron James supported his girlfriend through everything. 

At a 2011 New Year’s Eve party, LeBron James proposed to Savannah and asked her out to marry him. Savannah readily accepted James’ offer, and was ready to marry the then-emerging Miami Heat star after eight years of dating him. 

LeBron James and Savannah tied the knot on September 14, 2013, at the Capella Chapel in St.Diego. Ten years after their marriage, the couple live a happy life, with James being the ideal father, doting husband, and perfect family man off the court. 

How many children do LeBron James and Savannah James have? 

LeBron James shares three children with his wife Savannah James. Their eldest son Bronny James Jr. was born a year after James’ rookie season, in 2004. In 2007, the James family welcomed another son, Bryce Maximus, who currently plays high-school level basketball and is aged 16. Shortly, an year after LBJ and Savannah’s marriage, the couple welcomed daughter Zhuri, who was born in 2014. 

LeBron James loves spending quality time with his family and aspires to play at least one season with his son, Bronny James. Bronny is currently enrolled in USC, California, wherein he plays for their basketball team. He is a 2024 NBA Draft prospect, with ESPN predicting him as a 13th overall pick as a freshman by the Atlanta Hawks.