This is the reason LeBron ditched his headband

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So much chatter about a small piece of clothing. Why would the most famous face in basketball drop his signature look? Yes, he plays better without the headband, but it turns out that the real answer is simple.

"I did it because I just wanted to look like my teammates," James told Northeast Ohio Media Group. "Just wanted to be one. Nothing more than that."