NBA Players Praise LeBron James For Opening I Promise School for At-Risk Children

Carmelo Anthony, Steph Curry, DWade and more praise LeBron James and his I Promise school, which opened Monday in Akron, OH.
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LeBron James opened his I Promise school for at-risk children in his hometown of Akron, OH., on Monday. The school will be open to 240 third and fourth grade students and is expected to expand each year with second and fifth graders coming next year. By 2022, the school is expected to have students in first to eighth grade.

Upon the school's much-anticipated opening, several NBA stars took to Twitter to praise the King for his latest accomplishment.

Golden State's Steph Curry, long-time friend Dwyane Wade, and Carmelo Anthony are just a few of the many players throughout the League who were impressed by James' school.

Check out some of the reactions below:

The new Laker continues to leave his legacy both on and off the court, cementing himself as "more than an athlete."