Once again, the duo of LeBron Jam & Kyrie Irwin have made their way to the NBA headlines. Rumors are rife that the two will soon be wearing the purple and yellow uniform. Bron and Uncle Drew were one of the most successful duos in the NBA. Unfortunately, they only won one championship together while playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Now, perhaps it is time for LeBron James to reunite with Kyrie Irving and win more titles.
Kyrie Irvin had been expected to join the Los Angeles Lakers in this season, or even before it started. He chose to take the bag instead of LeBron by choosing his player option. The Brooklyn Nets, who had failed to make the Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving era a success, then traded him twice to the Dallas Mavericks.
The Mark Cuban owned team did not fare well after the trade. They missed the playoffs and lost 18 out of their last 25 games. This is not the end of it. There’s still more.
Kyrie Irving has no contract after he picked up his player option of $36 million with the Nets. He is now set to enter into free agency in this offseason. Dallas Mavericks will have to sign him if they want to keep him. Kyrie Irving is causing rumors that he will join LeBron. James after he was spotted sitting courtside at Crypto.com Arena.
Irving and James had a special moment when the James-led Los Angeles Lakers played the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 6 of their first-round playoff series. Before the game began, James and Irving hugged each other and did their signature handshake. As one would expect, the rumors have been rekindled and fans are storming social media.
Twitter reactions to Kyrie Irving watching LeBron James and the Lakers play the Grizzlies in Game 6
Basketball fans have always been rooting for LeBron and Kyrie to reunite. Kai has come out in support of King James and they believe that the blockbuster reunion will happen this summer. If things go according to plan, the Lakers will not disappoint their future star. Here are some of the reactions that fans have posted to the viral video of Irving and James teasing each other:
The Lakers will have a tough time signing Kyrie Irving, thanks to the CBA new rules. The Los Angeles team also does not have the cap space necessary to sign Irving. They’ll need to sign him and trade for him, which would also be beneficial to the Mavericks. The reunion of LeBron and Kyrie will shock the league. They’ll be on their way to becoming a championship team.