Carmelo Anthony

LeBron will stand for anthem, says 'scary' to be parent now

LeBron James has been horrified at the videos of police shootings and violence he's seen over the past few months. Like many Americans, he's anxious for change.

He says it's not happening quickly enough.

"I'm not here to ramp on America, that's not me," James told the Associated Press on Monday. "I'm not a politician, but I've lived this life and I've got a family and what scares me is my kids growing up in this society right now, where innocent lives are being taken and it seems like nothing is being done."

James, who delivered an NBA title to title-starved Cleveland earlier this summer, spoke passionately about his concerns for his children's...