LeBron James Returns To Cleveland: Stars React To Big News!
By Daniel Gates | 1:47 pm, July 11th, 2014
LeBron James announced his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday. The four-time NBA MVP wrote an emotional essay explaining his decision to come home to Ohio after a successful stint in Miami, and as the news swept the Internet, celebrities gave their reactions on Twitter.
James is being (mostly) praised for the decision to return home and try to lead Cleveland to its first championship in any major team sports in five decades. Miami fans may disagree. Check out some of the reaction below — and tell us what you think!
Beautifully written. “@KingJames: http://t.co/pHeN8dHk7K”
— kerry washington (@kerrywashington) July 11, 2014
LeBron James Is heading Home to Cleveland http://t.co/nuxQM3CZy6 wow
— maria menounos (@mariamenounos) July 11, 2014
.@cavsdan It turns out Comic Sans was the right font. #ReturnOfTheKing
— Zach Braff (@zachbraff) July 11, 2014
.@KingJames to @joeharrisuva for a 3! @cavs @UVAMensHoops #GoCavs #Wahoowa
— Katie Couric (@katiecouric) July 11, 2014
Drinks on me. Congrats Cleveland on Getn the king bac on his throne !! http://t.co/dimHPYAdf5
— Snoop Dogg (@SnoopDogg) July 11, 2014
Only @KingJames knows what he wants to do. Wish him all the best in his decision. #BeforeLebronDecides #LeBrontoClev pic.twitter.com/0evf7ota2G
— Larry King (@kingsthings) July 11, 2014
YESSSSSSSS!! Couldn’t be happier for my guy @KingJames and the @cavs #Cleveland
— Johnny Manziel (@JManziel2) July 11, 2014
Miami fans this morning. pic.twitter.com/ObU7aVbGko
— Bryan Greenberg (@bryangreenberg) July 11, 2014
What about all the LeBron haters in Cleveland? Do you think they will eat their words? And flip the script ? LOL
— Vanilla Ice (@vanillaice) July 11, 2014
SI essay was great. I love Lebrons decision and I LOVE how he handled it. The best thing for his legacy is bringing a title to Cleveland.
— Jerry Ferrara (@jerrycferrara) July 11, 2014
Lebron is officially going back to Cleveland. I wonder where he’ll go for his next contract? Too early?
— Adam McKay (@GhostPanther) July 11, 2014
I’m hearing trumpets sounding and angels singing… Jesus must’ve come back! No wait – it’s just LeBron. #LeBronWatch2014
— Patricia Heaton (@PatriciaHeaton) July 11, 2014
So wait, LeBron just went to Miami so he could bring one of those trophies back to the Cavs? Is that allowed?? #gosports
— josh groban (@joshgroban) July 11, 2014
LeBron returns to Cleveland. Cleveland says “Great. Now can we go to Miami?”
— Albert Brooks (@AlbertBrooks) July 11, 2014
Respect to Lebron for following his HEART… Best wishes at your home BRO @KingJames… #MiamiWillMissYou
— Juan Pablo Galavis™ (@JuanPaGalavis) July 11, 2014
cavaliers are going to make so much money..all the fans are going to have to buy a Lebron jersey again since they burned the originals ones
— Kate Upton (@KateUpton) July 11, 2014
If u haven’t read this…read it. That is how u make an announcement with class. Well done @KingJames http://t.co/04jJcUKVKB
— Scooter Braun (@scooterbraun) July 11, 2014
Been out of range. Just heard the news about @KingJames. Time to un-burn those jerseys! :)
— Drew Carey (@DrewFromTV) July 11, 2014