After months of anticipation, LeBron James finally made his debut with the Lakers. And the Twitterverse responded with an avalanche of commentary, memes and more to mark the occasion.
Here is a sampling of takes from Twitter on LeBron’s big night.
.@KingJames is such a dad. 🤣😂🤣
— theScore (@theScore) October 19, 2018
— Kik Cervantes (@Kiki_Cervantes) October 19, 2018
Lebron James looks like a Superhero in this Lakers Uniform , I just Hope his new Teammates aren’t as dumb as JR Smith
— Sound☁️DLeague_Vet (@DLeague_Vet) October 19, 2018
— Canela Mami (@wellTAUght17) October 19, 2018
— Theo Kofinas (@TheoKofinas) October 19, 2018
Aaaaaaaahhhhhhhh!!!!! Like I told y’all: A SHOW! @KingJames first 2 baskets…..tomahawk slams. Crowd in Portland going crazy. This is what I was talking about. Yeah! Yeah! Let’s go NBA Season!!
— Stephen A Smith (@stephenasmith) October 19, 2018
I never considered myself as a @KingJames fan but when he said this to his teammates:
Anytime ya’ll fall, stay down. Your brother will come pick you up.
That’s a real one.
— Winston 🤫 (@winstaunt) October 19, 2018
For the first time ever, I find myself rooting for the Lakers… I wonder why 😩🤷🏾♀️🤔 #LebronJames
— Gabby Hart (@GabbyNews3LV) October 19, 2018
— Emmanuel Acho (@thEMANacho) October 19, 2018