LeBron James dragged his Cleveland Cavaliers team past the Boston Celtics and into the 2018 NBA Finals, so he’s going to wear whatever he wants to Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Apparently, that decision was shorts.
The Cavaliers’ star made waves as soon as he stepped off the team bus.
The Cavs’ MVP shows off his calves
— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) May 31, 2018
Twitter reacts to LeBron James’ shorts
Naturally, Twitter users rushed to judgement and jokes once James’ wardrobe decision went public. Here are the best we could find:
He’s just proud of his “calves”. I’ll show myself out https://t.co/a1828Ft0PO
— trey wingo (@wingoz) May 31, 2018
lebron doing more with less, what’s new pic.twitter.com/TCjx3R3qNW
— Mina Kimes (@minakimes) May 31, 2018
LeBron should have to give back one of his MVP trophies for this. pic.twitter.com/ptAMYIE0fy
— Sean Highkin (@highkin) May 31, 2018
If LeBron can normalize suits with shorts for summer weddings he’s better than Jordan https://t.co/1xDXIedHoe
— Bill Barnwell (@billbarnwell) May 31, 2018
DONE DIRT CHEAP https://t.co/NyzDbp1XIK
— Hardwood Paroxysm (@HPbasketball) May 31, 2018
The Warriors’ response to LeBron’s shorts
Not to be outdone, Draymond Green made sure the Warriors had a contestant in the ridiculous outfit department by showing up with some multi-colored (full-sized) pants, while Nick Young wore, well …
Draymond Green arrives to Game 1 with multi-colored pants.pic.twitter.com/2dNepLKiyE
— Sporting News (@sportingnews) May 31, 2018
Swaggy with SO much sauce. pic.twitter.com/VbeNDUOY6Q
— Yahoo Sports NBA (@YahooSportsNBA) May 31, 2018
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