There’s a saying within the social media world concerning the web being undefeated. So, whereas Father Time chases after LeBron James, the web takes pleasure in tackling the King to the bottom each probability it will get. This time, they’ve captured him after James and the Lakers secured a victory Saturday night time, turning into the inaugural NBA Cup champions and successful the primary In-Season event. In fact, it’s solely becoming that LBJ was additionally named the first-ever event MVP in doing so. And that’s all social media wanted to start the roasting session on Bron.
All of the memes got here out final night time following the Lakers’ victory, with many clowning James for carrying on as if he’d simply gained ring No. 5 (though, for a few of James’ most ardent fans, that is like him successful a fifth NBA Finals and MVP). James is already a dramatic character, so it is best to’ve seen this coming. Kudos to these of us who referred to as it (folks like me). LeBron desperately wanted to win this tournament. Within the minds of James and his minions, this solely furthers the notion that he’s the best of all time.
It’s definitely an accomplishment, however it’s nowhere close to in step with successful the true NBA Championship. Now, if James leads the Lakers to win the franchise’s 18th title this yr and his fifth, then we’ve acquired one thing to debate. However hey, we’re not right here to rain on the parade being scheduled in LA. Hmmm.…is there a championship parade deliberate for this prestigious championship? If not, LeBron’s folks ought to schedule it as a result of he’ll by no means move up a possibility to brag.
Congratulations to the King and his Laker teammates. Allow them to get pleasure from this victory as a result of they earned it by swimming by way of the uneven waters of this convoluted event. And right here all of us thought 2020 was the final time we’d see James celebrating a championship victory. Ultimately, the NBA will most likely start giving out rings for this championship as nicely as a result of we dwell in an period the place everybody needs to be celebrated as winners. Let’s see how lengthy it takes earlier than this title holds as a lot weight because the NBA Finals. If LeBron wins this event sufficient, it’ll solely be a matter of time.