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USA Basketball Olympic Stars, Led By LeBron James, Arrive At Funky Buddha Nightclub At 2.30am

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At the USA's track and field press conference on Monday, sprinter Sanya Richards-Ross admitted the Olympic Village was a "relaxed" environment but the men's basketball team's arrival "got everybody excited". It would appear as though LeBron James and pals did likewise at London nightclub Funky Buddha too.

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"Excuse me sir, the trainers..."

Members of the USA men's Olympic basketball team apparently arrived in a convoy of taxis at 2.30am... just 30 minutes before the club normally closes.

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"And the gym wear..."

Naturally, even burly bouncers are unlikely to stand up to 6ft 8in James and his towering team-mates' belated arrival. Or James' trainers.

The US' security entourage escorted them inside the club, however they forgot to pay one of the taxi drivers the £35 fare. Reports state the driver was left waiting outside the venue and refused entry to go and collect his fare.

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He probably tipped well

The players stayed until last orders, before they walked back to their nearby hotel. You really thought they'd be holed up in the student-like accommodation at the Village?

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Lebron James in action during the Olympics again Tunisia

 
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