LeBron James, Maverick Carter, and the Race Card: LeBron Proves He’s Thoughtless

September 30th, 2010 by Brandon Williams Leave a reply »
Really, LeBron?

Did you really have to go there?

Was it really necessary to have Maverick Carter, the Flavor Flav to your Chuck D, come out and exclaim with you that "race definitely played a role in some of the stuff coming out of the media" while you held said media hostage prior to your Holier Than Thou "decision"?

Bravo, King Nothing. If your aspirations were to further alienate an audience that you’ve spent all summer turning your back from, then let me be among the first to tip my hat at the job you’re doing.

Geez, KN, if you were that creative on the court in Games 5 and 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, perhaps you may have found that holy grail in Cleveland instead of “taking your talents” to South Beach where you reside as a King in name only in the castle that Dwayne Wade rules.

In a CNN interview with James and Carter on Wednesday night, Soledad O'Brien asked whether race played a role in the media's overall negative portrayal of James' move to the Miami Heat.

"I think so at times," James said. "It's always, you know, a race factor."

Carter took it a step furth ...

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