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Video Shows What LeBron Was Doing Night Before Sitting Out vs. Warriors

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BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS - FEBRUARY 07: LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers dribbles against the Boston Celtics during the second half at TD Garden on February 07, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers had a rough Monday evening, losing to the Memphis Grizzlies to drop two games under .500. The Lakers have lost four of their last five games as they attempt to make a push into the playoffs.

It was a rough night for LeBron and the Lakers on social media, too. A new video had some fans pretty upset with Los Angeles' star player.

The video shows LeBron James hanging out with 2Chainz late on February 1. The Lakers' star was helping the rap artist work on his album, "Rap or Go To The League." The studio session appeared to go until at least midnight.

The next night, the Lakers took on the Warriors - without LeBron, who was sitting out due to "load management."

James was making his way back from injury and had just played a ton of minutes against the Clippers, though fans are taking issue with his studio session the night before the game.

"Please tell me Lebron James wasn't up at 11:43pm making songs with 2Chainz the night before a game against (the) Golden State Warriors...a game he missed due to "Load Management"... Someone please tell me I didn't just see that," a fan tweeted.

https://twitter.com/TheMMQBL/status/1100168591486402560

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This video plays especially poorly when LeBron has been talking about commitment and basketball needing to be the most-important thing in every Lakers' life.

The Lakers ended up losing to the Warriors, 115-101, with LeBron sitting out.