Well, all good things must come to an end, and an end was what came quickly for the rumors that a sequel to Space Jam, starring current Miami Heat star LeBron James, is currently in the works as the representatives for the biggest star in the NBA quickly shot down those whispers.
Well it was fun while it lasted. LeBron sources refute Deadline report, there’s no Space Jam 2 or Warner Bros. project in works
— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) February 22, 2014
The report originally came from the website Deadline.com that everything that needed to be in place, was, and had the entire internet in an uproar over something everyone had secretly wished for for quite some time. As much as people compare LeBron and Michael Jordan on the court, everyone at one time or another has had a conversation with their buddies about James following in MJ’s footsteps on the big screen as well.
Sadly, though, that won’t be the case just yet.