People Are Comparing Warriors To Thanos After DeMarcus Cousins Signing

People Are Comparing Warriors To Thanos After DeMarcus Cousins Signing

But perhaps James took note of how the Warriors built one of the most dominant teams ever and realized his best chance at sustained championship contention down the line is to let the Lakers build more organically. When Johnson and James met, they reportedly discussed how to build the Lakers into a contender, with James understanding that at the moment, they are not close. Further, his three-point shooting has only improved to the point where it could reasonably be described as below average.

Lakers legend Kobe Bryant believes this will be the best thing for their development as players and says the arrival of LeBron will make the team's dreams "substantially bigger".

On Sunday night, James thanked the city of Cleveland for the four monumentual years that he played after his return from a short stint with the Miami Heat.

In lieu of James' decision to join the Lakers, several Cleveland newspapers, including the Cleveland Plain Dealer, chose to pay their respects with a front page feature.

Instead, James signed a four-year deal with the Lakers (with a reported opt-in for the fourth year).

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But Mats Hummels is able to play tomorrow. "We had plenty of opportunities, we broke our necks trying out there today", he added. South Korea lost its opening two matches but still entered the game with a chance to advance.

Winners of 65 games in 2017-2018, the Lakers' and Warriors' personnel moves are bad news for the Rockets, who have dipped to +800 after opening the summer sitting second to Golden State with +525 odds. As for his basketball IQ, three words should suffice: Shaqtin'. As most hoops fans know, the Akron, Ohio native was selected by the Cavs with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2003 Draft.

The Lakers renounced their rights to Julius Randle on Monday, clearing $12.5 million worth of salary cap space, according to sources who weren't authorized to speak publicly.

The Lakers were also reportedly targeting New Orleans free agent center DeMarcus Cousins.

". For us to have a player like LeBron here, it just creates so much energy [for the city of Los Angeles and the NBA]". It remains to be seen what else the team is getting, but it should be very interesting to watch.

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