Lebron vs. Art: Who Should Be The Most Hated Man In Cleveland?

July 9th, 2010 by Dave Walker Leave a reply »
So 24 hours after fans burned Lebron jerseys and Cavs owner Dan Gilbert claimed a Benedict Arnold, people are still talking about Lebron and the decision he made.

My initial thought as he claimed a stake to South Beach was how the poor fans of Cleveland would react.

The city has not won a professional sports championship in what seems like forever. The Browns were always an Elway Broncos team away from the Super Bowl, and the Indians were a Jose Mesa blown save away from a title in '97.

But the Cavs were where it was supposed to end. King James was supposed to be the hometown boy who made good and lead his team and city to that elusive title.

Unfortunately, that will never happen.

Cleveland fans seemed to have run the gamut of emotions last night, from burning Lebron Jerseys to crying in their beer. But is Lebron the most hated man in Cleveland?

I say not.

Lebron made a choice to go elsewhere and play with two other guys that should win at least one title. The Cavs were never going to get it done by adding players like Antoine Jamison and Shaq who were well past their prime.

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