The 22-year-old has recently been strongly linked with a January move to Cardiff City.
“It wouldn’t be a surprise if other clubs were looking at James because he is a brilliant player,” Lennon told the Daily Record.
“But he signed a long-term contract 18 months ago. We are months and months away from the window – he is not for sale.
“I don’t know if people are trying to unsettle players here.
“It’s as if everyone wants me to sell a player every month – people talked about Virgil van Dijk, Scott Brown, Fraser Forster and now James. These players are not going anywhere.
“We are in a very stable position as a club and that is something which is a rarity in this day and age.
“The players are happy, vibrant and we have a lot to look forward to.
“We are on a great run domestically and we’re in a hell of a group in the Champions League where we have competed brilliantly in all three games.”
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As always it is the so called “big clubs” that have splashed the most cash in the transfer window so far this summer. Manchester United or City? Arsenal or Tottenham? Who are the winners and losers of the transfer window so far?
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