LeBron James’ Decision: Adjourn the Bashing for Five Minutes

July 9th, 2010 by Fen Yi Chen Leave a reply »
LeBron James' monumental decision, broadcast on ESPN's "The Decision" last night, has received mixed reviews all over the country. 

Twenty-four hours later, the jury is still out on whether he made the right decision in selecting South Beach as his home for the next half-decade. 

In Miami, season ticket sales have already been sold out since this morning, as fans are eager to see "Miami Thrice" in action next season. No bitter words, no anguish—just praise and acceptance of what seems to be a promising five years for the organization. 

Elsewhere, however, LeBron is feeling the heat, as fans, former followers and news media have been bashing the former "King of Cleveland" non-stop since his historic announcement. 

But what if you were in his shoes? With the media's threshold of players as strong as it has ever been, would you have made the same decision as he did?

Dwyane Wade, LeBron's close friend and future teammate, called James a "big man" for choosing the team that would ultimately make HIMSELF happy, rather than trying to please others. 

If LeBron chose any team not named th ...

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