The planned jersey swap for the 2019-20 season has been postponed due to potential production and financial issues with manufacturer Nike, a source told ESPN’s Dave McMenamin, confirming a Yahoo Sports report.
James wore No. 23 during both of his stints with the Cleveland Cavaliers and last season with the Los Angeles Lakers. It’s also the number Davis wore during his seven seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans.
After the Lakers agreed to a blockbuster trade for Davis last month, James appeared to confirm on social media that he would switch back to No. 6 — whi