Lebron James hit a buzzer beater with one second on the clock in overtime versus the Minnesota Timberwolves Wednesday night and it appeared all of the Cleveland Cavalier’s problems were absolved.
Then the trade deadline approached.
Cleveland Cavaliers general manager Koby Altman –no, not actually Lebron James—had a busy Thursday afternoon, trading away troubled star Isaiah Thomas, Dwyane Wade, Derrick Rose, Jae Crowder, Channing Frye, and Iman Shumpert. In return, the Cavs got younger and more athletic on defense. In return –in various ways— they received Rodney Hood, George Hill, Jordan Clarkson, and Larry Nance Jr.
Cleveland Cavaliers 2017-18 season
The reaction on social media was absolutely hysterical. An insane Jalen Ramsey dunking video from today is also included.
So let’s get to why you’re really here. The memes: