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LeBron James's Letter Read Aloud in Morgan Freeman's Rapturous Voice

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    ESPN hosts of "Mike & Mike" couldn't stifle their bursts of laughter when LeBron James's letter from Sports Illustrated was read aloud in a spot-on impression of Morgan Freeman's "Shawshank Redemption" voice.

    Frank Caliendo, a comedian and impressionist, read James' letter about his decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers aloud on Thursday's broadcast of "Mike & Mike," in a low, breathy, and slow voice that was instantly recognizable as a parody of Freeman's.

    Both hosts, Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic, had their hands over their eyes and mouths to soften their laughter — and snorting — over the comedian's on-point performance.

    Watch the video above, or if you're on a mobile device, watch it here.