King of N.Y.? Don't sleep on Brooklyn

LeBron could end up in New York, all right -- with Nets, after a stopover in Newark

Updated: May 16, 2010, 1:28 PM ET
By Rob Parker | ESPNNewYork.com

Pooh-pooh the New Jersey Nets' chances in the LeBron James sweepstakes if you want.

Some NBA moles, however, think the Nets right now have a better shot than the New York Knicks at landing James, the superstar free agent, this summer.

LeBron might be coming to New York next season. But it would more likely be via Newark for two years before finally calling Brooklyn home.

By the way, Brooklyn is in New York.

Most can't imagine James would take ...

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