“First person to call me”: 2x NBA Champ Opens Up About LeBron James Recruiting Him After Warriors Exit

Only a handful of athletes can claim to have played alongside their idols and favorite players. Thanks to his long career, LeBron James has given many players that chance. One such player is Quinn Cook, who not only looks up to him as a childhood idol but also as a big brother after spending time with him. During a recent podcast appearance, Cook shared how the Lakers star recruited him. Cook went undrafted in 2015 but found success with the Mavericks and ultimately won two championships with the Warriors and Lakers. Their bond was so strong that LeBron recruited him to join the Lakers after his release from the Warriors. The time spent with LeBron taught Cook valuable lessons and helped him in his career.

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