Raptors Forum | Toronto Raptors Forums & Message Boards - View Single Post - Chris Sheridan: Lebron going back to Cleveland
View Single Post
Old 07-09-2014, 10:29 PM   #16 (permalink)
hates pounding the rock!

Membres supérieurs
DocHoliday99's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Southern Alberta
Posts: 5,728

Originally Posted by Ammo View Post
Really? Rapes, murders, drunk driving accidents, racism, etc all became water under the bridge for athletes by playing and winning. This couldn't happen for LeBron because he was ever-present in the situation that people grew to hate him for.

I do think he would have fewer haters. It wasn't just the decision it was the sneaking around to contrive a team of all-stars for a shortcut. Somehow people are more accepting if the team is built the usual way. Also, that's quite a few rejected blue-collar types that watched him uproot and go to soft, "better than you" Miami.
Fair enough.

I only meant no matter what he does, he'll be vilified
DocHoliday99 is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote