LeBron James took Anthony Davis out to dinner in Los Angeles shortly after the Lakers traded for the All-Star big man.
According to a report, James wrote Davis a card and put a No. 23 "Davis" jersey in a to-go bag to give Davis his jersey number.
Nike ended up squashing the number exchange, and Davis chose No. 3 instead, but said the gesture still resonated with him.
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After the Los Angeles Lakers traded for Anthony Davis, LeBron James was so excited that he took Davis out to dinner to woo him and present him with a gift, according to ESPN's Dave McMenamin.
According to McMenamin, James took Davis to a trendy Italian restaurant in L.A. called Jon & Vinny's, where James was such a frequent visitor the chef began making off-menu dishes for James.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Statistics tell us today's NBA teams would beat the 1996 BullsSee Also:What the NBA's biggest stars looked like when their careers beganThe hype is growing around Mitchell Robinson, the Knicks' 21-year-old center who's drawing a rave reviews in training campJimmy Butler arrived for the first Heat practice at 3:30 a.m., and now other players are following suit
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