LeBron James has heard Danny Ainge chirping about his chirping, and he’s chirping right back.
Ainge criticized James on Thursday for his complaints Wednesday night about the officiating in the Heat’s loss to the Bulls, which ended Miami’s 27-game win streak. Ainge called it “embarrassing” that James would complain about the calls.
James used the criticism to continue to share his feelings about the Celtics. Miami Heat columnist Ethan J. Skolnick tweeted this Friday:
LeBron on Ainge's comments: "I'm not surprised about anything that comes from Boston."—
Ethan J. Skolnick (@EthanJSkolnick) March 29, 2013
The burgeoning Heat-Celtics rivalry just got ratcheted up a bit.