LeBron James is a Los Angeles Laker. After carrying the Cavs for four years, LeBron made a business decision and it will greatly affect his former teammates.
On Thursday night, Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love was finally asked publicly about the loss of LeBron James. Love was asked how he found out LeBron was headed to Los Angeles, and he honest.
Love is just like us. He found out LeBron was heading to the Lakers on a 4-year deal worth $154 million while he was hanging out with friends. Love peaked down at his phone and discovered the greatest player in the planet was leaving his team.
During Sports Illustrated’s “Fashonable 50” Love revealed how he found out LeBron was gone.
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) July 13, 2018
NBA stars, they’re just like us – finding out major breaking news on social media.
In the wake of LeBron’s exit, Love and company will need to pick up the pieces and move on. Trade rumors have swirled around Love and several other Cavaliers players, so it will be interesting to see how LeBron’s decision impacts the 2018-19 Cavs roster.