Frank Caliendo reads LeBron James homecoming announcement in Morgan Freeman's voice

Thursday July 24th, 2014

The sports world stopped when LeBron James announced that he was returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers in an essay on earlier this month.

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With many calling the event LeBron's "redemption" ESPN's Mike & Mike decided to have "Shawshank Redemption" star Morgan Freeman (as channeled by Frank Caliendo) add his voice to James' heartfelt words.

The results are both hilarious and oddly moving, so give it a listen, while you read along.


-Brendan Maloy

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