LeBron James will undoubtedly end his NBA career one day as one of the greatest players in league history, but he does have a knack for upsetting a ton of people for being as big as he is and flopping in unnecessary ways during games.
Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum is one of those people who had something to say after James was fouled by Draymond Green late in the fourth quarter of the Los Angeles Lakers’ 103-100 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Wednesday’s play-in tournament game.
Green fouled James near the head as he tried to make his way to the basket. LeBron would hit the ground looking to be in serious pain as he remained on the floor for some time.
Refs deemed the play a regular foul and LeBron got up and hit one of two free throws.
Despite being poked in the eye, Bron would drill the winning three-pointer with less than a minute remaining and then tell ESPN he had to pick one of the three hoops he saw:
McCollum had one last tweet about that statement before logging off: