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ESPN's Brian Windhorst Shares New Awesome LeBron James Story

LeBron James sweating in a headband.

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 02: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on during a game against the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Arena on January 2, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

LeBron James had arguably the most-impressive day of his career on Monday and it didn't come on the basketball court.

The Los Angeles Lakers' new star forward opened up a public school in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. LeBron's "I Promise School" will help hundreds (and soon to be thousands) of at-risk youth in the Akron area. The opening of the school is the result of years of work from LeBron and his family foundation.

LeBron has been extremely charitable throughout his career and his off-the-court work is only going to increase moving forward.

ESPN NBA insider Brian Windhorst shared an awesome LeBron James story during all of the praise for him on Monday.

"In addition to his foundation’s support of a new school for at-risk kids in Akron, LeBron James recently gave his high school a $100,000 check. There was no formal announcement. He also gave the school $1M in 2013," Windhorst tweeted.

LeBron James remains the best player in the NBA and there's going to be a ton of attention for him on the court in Los Angeles in the coming years.

However, LeBron is becoming just as impressive - and maybe even more so - off of the court, and that's pretty incredible.

Regardless of how you feel about LeBron James the basketball player, you have to respect what he's doing as a person.