LeBron James is not happy hearing multiple reports over players and agents asking the NBA to cancel the rest of the 2020 season.
The current NBA season was postponed back in March due to the coronavirus outbreak and Adam Silver has been trying to think of ways of to finish out the regular season as well as the postseason to crown a champion.
However, reports surfaced on Thursday that indicated others around the league have asked Silver to cancel the rest of the season.
LeBron wasn’t having it.
“Saw some reports about execs and agents wanting to cancel season??? That’s absolutely not true,” LeBron wrote. “Nobody I know saying anything like that. As soon as it’s safe we would like to finish our season.”
The Los Angeles Lakers had the best record in the Western Conference before the season was put to a halt due to COVID-19. The Purple and Gold were 49-14 and had a five and a half-game lead over the Los Angeles Clippers in the West standings.
The King was averaging 25.7 points, 7.9 rebounds, and 10.6 assists before the games were suspended.