LeBron James Is America’s Most Loved & Most Hated Athlete

By Staff  |  09/25/2015

LeBron James

LeBron James is the most loved athlete among fans in the U.S. for the second year in a row. However, he is also the most hated.

In a Harris Poll, reported by Business Insider, 2,220 people were asked who their favorite sports star was and it was King James who rook the most votes.

Michael Jordan was in second, also for the second year in a row, while the Packers' Aaron Rodgers, Warriors' Stephen Curry and Tom Brady rounded out the top 5.

Interestingly, James topped the most hated athletes list as well, followed by Tom Brady in second, Alex Rodriquez, Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant.

See the full list below.

Most Loved Athlete 2015