LeBron James Dissed By Gatorade For Cramps: “Our Athletes Can Take The Heat”

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By Daniel Gates

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LeBron James cramped up during Game 1 of the NBA Finals when the arena’s air conditioning failed — and rival sports drink company Gatorade decided to have a little fun at his expense on Twitter.

The Miami Heat fell to the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday in the unexpectedly hot conditions, and one of the major story lines involved James having to sit late in the game with leg cramps.

When fans started making jokes about how Gatorade had failed to save James, the company didn’t shy away from pointing out that the superstar is actually a Powerade drinker.

Check out some of what was said:


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