LeBron James’ first game against the Golden State Warriors, gathered nearly 2 million viewers making it ESPN’s most watch preseason game of all time.
Lakers won that game in a 123-113 victory Wednesday night at the Las Vegas T-Mobile Arena the official numbers were 1.98 million viewers. This would make the preseason game played on Wednesday night the most watched NBA preseason game on any network in history.
LeBron James has developed a rivalry with Warriors Stephen Curry and has a record of four straight NBA finals while playing in Cleveland. He moved to Los Angeles back in July to put himself into the same division as the defending champions.