“Caitlin Clark Is the Reason We Tuned In”: LeBron James Explains What Is Helping Drive Women’s College Basketball

LeBron James showcased his skills with a near-triple-double in a 125-120 victory over the Washington Wizards, as reported by NBA.com. However, it was his postgame remarks on women's college basketball that grabbed attention. James praised iconic players like Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese, highlighting their style of play. With women's college basketball gaining more popularity than men's, James emphasized the abundance of "icons" in the women's game. He explained how players like Clark have the opportunity to build a lasting legacy at their college programs. James applauded the women for playing the game "the right way" and noted their star power surpasses men's college basketball. The upcoming Final Four showdown between Clark's team and UConn could set another viewership record.

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