LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers again this summer when he decided to take his talents to sunny California and join the Los Angeles Lakers as a free agent.
Even though Cavs fans seem much less angry with James after this departure compared to his first exit in 2010, one local newspaper decided to have a little fun with the situation when writing a headline for a story on James’ first game back in Cleveland this upcoming NBA season.
Check out the sarcastic headline in the tweet below:
That’s what we call burying the lede. Then again, Lonzo Ball and his family create almost as much buzz as James does these days. Almost.
James did not receive a warm reception from fans in Cleveland when he returned to Quicken Loans Arena in 2010 as a member of the Miami Heat. This time should be much different after James’ second stint in Cleveland produced the Cavs’ first ever NBA championship in 2016.
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