Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year (23 images)
LeBron James was honored as the 2016 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year alongside special guest Michael Phelps and 2016 Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Winners Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown and Bill Russell during a ceremony at the Barclays Center on December 12, 2016 in New York City.
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