South Park ain’t got nothing on still-angry (but creative!) folks from Cleveland:
(H/T: Jimmy Traina)
Tags: Cleveland Cavaliers, Feature TV, LeBron James, Miami Heat, Nike, The Decision
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clevland fans r crybabies, they should be grateful 4 what lebron did 4 them, he took them to the finals and the playoffs. LeBron didnt quit his team did and i am pretty sure that they try 2 make him feel guilty, true fans would respect lbjs decision. and maybe they should stop whining and rebuild there team, i do feel sorry 4 the decent players that were still on the team.
Cleveland make an ad about this? However this was done, it’s absurd. He’s gone and he’s not going back – you all are making sure of that. Focus on rebuilding your team to compete.
clevland fans r dumb. he bought them from a bad team to the best in the leage. 2 bad they r a bunch of babies
Clevelanders are really starting to sound like a girlfriend that got dumped and can’t get her life back together. “It’s not that he left, it’s the WAY he left! He was so cold, like the last 7 years didn’t mean ANYTHING to him! I thought he loved me, I thought he cared for me! I did everything for him, EVERYTHING! He’s a… he’s a MONSTER! Waaaaaah!” Puh-leeze. What superstar doesn’t promise a ‘chip to his city? That’s really the issue here? I mean… really?
Let’s be clear, unless some company is behind this it’s not an “ad.” It’s a home made Youtube video. Cleveland didn’t make it, a few (presumably) North East Ohio residents did.
@Mason Eberle: “LeBron didn’t quit his team did” – i think it is pretty commonly thought that lbj quit in game 5, or at least didnt put forth max effort. That is the specific instance that the video is referencing. Also, he never bought (brought) them to the best in the leage (league). Because, he never delivered that championship he promised.
@ E: i’m just saying to go easier on CLE fans, that sh*t is still raw. be happy that you live in a beautiful city and you have a very entertaining b-ball team to watch again. @ JTaylor: the loyal superstars in small markets get love. think clyde in portland. there was love in the memorial coliseum for decades. bron just chose the lust over the love. peace.
LeBron loves cereal. Among his favorites are Fruity Pebbles, Frosted Flakes and Cinnamon Toast Crunch.
Eboy is a total bombastic idiot.
Eboy was channeling Pesci as Tommy Devito at 3:46. “Like I’m a clown? I’m here to f*cking amuse you?” LOL
LeBron shoots righthanded, but eats and writes with his left hand.
I’ve seen this story before somewhere. The chosen one (LeBron), spawned by the force, was foretold to come to a dying race (Cavs) and bring balance and happiness to all. Instead of leading them to victory, he betrayed them, and joined the dark side (Pat Riley). He achieved many victories (NBA titles) as a dark lord, but meanwhile, his son was working to overthrow evil. The dark lord is moved by the passion of his son (LeBron Jr.) and turns back to the light and defeats the evil (Kobe) forever. So don’t worry, Cleveland. Just wait a few years for Bron Jr. to join the Cavs, and the chosen one shall return and bring victory.
Those last couple seconds of that vid gave me a creepy a$$ vibe…Well put together but as you all have said…im sick of hearing it
Despite no foul calls awarded, LeBron rescued the Chilean miners by cutting through the ground with his sharp jaw.
Of course Cleveland’s being bitter, but they have a right to be, this is a free country. Lebron chose to leave, Cleveland chose to be bitter. Not surprising considering they’re Sports fans. I’m a sports fan, a Steelers fan at that, I’ve heard every diss that could be aired out against Ben. Same with Kobe in ’03(Yes I’ve been a Laker fan before then, die-hard, no bandwagon-ness over here). It’s just part of sports that fans’ll do anything to bring a player down if they don’t satisfy them or if they play for team they hate (ala Ben Roethlisberger being called a rapist by Raven Fans, Steelers fans replying that Ray Lewis is literally a murderer etc.)
Eboy is the very first comment on every single article about Miami or Cleveland on this site, yet he’s on here telling people to get a life. Classic. Refresh; Refresh; Refresh; Defend Blindly; Mock Teenager; Refresh; Refresh
This video was great. Similar to the south park episode (BTW: writers of the show are not from Cleveland), nice paradee of the nike ad. It’s funny to me that people say things like the people of Cleveland need to ‘get over it’, what does that mean? Should they continue to root for the guy, should they not boo him when he comes back, should they not respond to HIS commercial that speaks to leaving Cleveland again? Get real, how do they show that they got over it? LeBron makes a commercial about his decision to leave Cleveland – why wouldn’t we expect somebody from Cleveland to make a response video like this? That doesn’t meat they didn’t get over it. It’s like if you find out your ex-wife/girlfriend is talking smack about you behind your back – you may be over her but probably going to respond in some way. When LeBron goes back to Cleveland, ofcourse they are going to boo him – why wouldn’t they after the way he left? Similarly, I’d bet they cheer for Big Z when he comes back to cleveland (like they did Shaq on his return). I’m not sure what it means or what it looks like to ‘get over it’ so I can’t say that Cavs fans are or not. What I do know is that they have accepted the fact that LeBron is gone and they have a rebuilding process. I also no the media will make a big issue of it when the Heat play there – and appropriately you’ll see the cavs fans boo LeBron (aka LaBum aka LaQuitter etc according to cavs fans) and make paradees of LBJ in order to get on TV (also they burned his jersey for TV cameras). Anyway, this video was well done – so was the South Park episode. I’m more surprised there aren’t more out there.
CLEVELANDERS SHOULD NOT HAVE ASSUMED LEBRON LOVED THEM. HE WAS NEVER ONE OF THEM. HE NEVER SHARED THE CITYS PAIN. HE WAS A BULLS, YANKEES, COWBOYS FAN.
They needed a Delonte West cameo…
I agree w B Long!
I honestly think lebron would’ve went back 2 Cleveland after he won a couple of ships in Miami..but after the way y’all treated him, the only way you’ll EVER get another superstar is through the draft.
Lebron should do a commercial saying… ” should I beat yo @$$ by 50 pts? Should I score 60? Should I dish out 30 assists. Since you won’t get over it… I will make u get over it”.
Cleveland fans r the laughing stock… they should just remove the team from Cleveland they are pathetic.
This is why he is The King.
And, co-sign Bryan Crawford on it being funny. It was funny as hell.
Reaffirms what I’ve been saying for a while, now.
It is his time.
It will be until he retires.
You know, I’d kinda hate to be whoever the Cav’s 2011 lottery pick ends up being. They’re gonna put so much damn pressure on the kid to go out and be the Anti-LeBron and be just as talented as him, and it’s just not gonna happen..
Seriously people get a life. Oh I forgot you don’t have one, you’re from Cleveland.
I’ve never lived close to Chicago. I loved the Bulls because MJ was what I grew up on. MJ left, and I still rooted for the Bulls. I also root for the Chiefs. They’ve been mostly below-average since forever. Derrick Thomas and Christian Okoye got me hooked. So I’m at least one guy that has stuck with teams after my fav guys left. They exist. There might have been a few of them in this video. Maybe not. I just have never understood the elitist ideals that fans wish to apply to everyone else. I don’t believe I can really consider anyone less of a fan because they don’t root under the same set of ideals that I do.
i can see jtaylor and eboy produce a “leave lebron alone” vid like him/her i dont kno
I agree with the video 100%. Lebron did leave them, so if Clevelanders want to stay mad, then I can’t be mad at them. Lebron is not what they thought he was, I agree with that and so those 70% of NBA players and 60% of basketball fans. BOOK IT!!
F**K miami.someone one that team is due to get hurt.That team has nothing but ring chasers and a buch of old sorry a** players.d-wade is hurt almost all the time and so bosh…OVERRATED BUMS
Cosign B. Long 5:45!
A “what up, son?” from Delonte to close out the clip would’ve brought the awesome way up.
did dan gilbert financed this video?
Lebron should watch this video and think about what the people said… Lebron made the questions, the people have answered.
Hey d train, remember trent green/ priest holmes period? That was fun. But the defense was turrible, mccleon. Now mccluster, arenas, flowers, johnson, hali, CHARLES! The future is bright
@Tarzan: absolutely. I’ve got my Priest Holmes jersey that I will be proudly rocking when KC visits the mighty ‘Hawks of Seattle over Thanksgiving weekend.
People are seeing this as just an extension of their bitterness, but when Lebron goes on TV and asked an open question, he has a right to reply from anybody.
They do have a point in the video; about the ‘should I be who you want me to be?’.
He took the minds of Clevelanders 90% of the way there, with that ‘won’t stop until’, quote, wearing the number 23, having an ‘us against the world’ mentality.
They also do have a right to ask questions about his vanishing act against Boston, which was engulfed in the ensuing tsunami afterwards.
In most instances yes, Cavs fans are being bitter.
In this case, if you don’t think you’ll like the answer, don’t ask the question.
It’s funny how pretty much every LeBron defender out there makes it sound as if Cleveland fans are a bunch of whiny sore losers because they’re upset that LeBron left them, and always leave out the part about HOW HE LEFT THEM. THAT’S the part that those people are angry about, and I don’t blame them.
You’d feel bummed when your star player leave your city’s team, but you’d feel angry if he was being a jerk in doing it with an unprecedented and narcissistic series of moves. It’s only natural.
This. Is. Freaking. Fantastic.
C’mon.. that was pretty damn funny.
this makes me love Bron even more. I didn’t care either way, but the hate kind of fuels the excitement now. You know he’s gotta have SERIOUS motivation now. I remember when Shaq left Orlando. It felt so empty, but I didn’t hate him. I definitely didn’t make a video and complain. Go Miami!
Okafor dropped 26 and 13 rebounds on 12/13 shooting … You think maybe the Heat are soft in the middle? Maybe? Just raising the possibility … too bad the Lakers don’t have the personnel to exploit THAT …
well…Obviously people are still butthurt about this whole thing. But now, I mean he gave everything he could for that organization. People saying he was a quitter. Lets see that girl step onto the court in game 4 against the celtics. The Cavs were not able to compete with the celtics, because of the celtics Defense and the fact that Lebron was the only Cavalier that can hopefully keep em in the goddamn series. People need to stop hating seriously
Jackie Moon your beloved lakers are giving up more than 102 ppg and allowed the raps to run up 103 on them. Maybe some team with great scorers can exploit THAT…too bad the heat aren’t that team….
yeah and lebron didn’t want that pressure. it seems he was like ey I’m not going to do this alone and he started defering to his much worse teammates when they needed him to take over. and come on he made a promise all this hype and he could’ve just told the cleveland organisation in advance like an hour before that show. he had rifts with management three years prior and well the writing was on the wall. they should’ve traded for stoudamire last year and signed joe johnson.
This isn’t good for for the tourist industry bad losers cavs fans I use that word very likely
Anybody that agrees with those idiots 100% should consider themselves very immature and quite childish. It is a freaking sport get over it… he didn’t ask to be traded when he was with you. He left in free agency. Players do it all the time, no other fan base acts like these pathetic fools. The bad thing is they are too stupid to see they that are truly playing themselves. First of all, it makes you look beyond pathetic. Secondly, you are going to make him have a career night against your team. I for one have heard that the Cavs players want the fans to shut the hell and up concentrate on them and they are too stupid to realize that. Actually more players agree with what Lebron did and they understand it… even Kobe said he agrees with what Lebron did. Now fans on the other hand are a bunch of emotion driven babblers. They don’t truly understand how pro sports work because they are so detached from what pro players go through. That I understand to a certain degree. Here are the things I understand about Cavs fans. I understand their disappointment because I know they believed that he was THEIR guy and would never leave. The way the “Decision” was done; I totally understand while that would make them mad. However those grown @$$ people need to get over themselves and get over it. That one guy said, you could have told us a couple of weeks before. Who in the hell has ever done that and if he did like that wouldn’t have made you mad. They are a bunch of sore losers and liars. They are going to make him embarrass them further… they need to shut up. Taking the words of one of my favorite posters… you can BOOK IT.
MR. RLW is so wrong.. like Lebron and other people from Ohio has stated. Cleveland and Akron people have never, ever liked each other. Cleveland people wanted to hold on to Lebron and call him their own after he started getting the fame. Before they considered him a hick from Akron. So they need to shut the hell up. If you notice what they printed this summer many people from Akron don’t feel the same way the people in Cleveland do. I like how Steve Harvey who is from Cleveland talked about how stupid the people from his city was acting.
An ugly guy convinces a smokin’ hot chick to marry him.. After some years, she finds a different dude that can bring her true happiness.. The ugly guy starts telling everybody who will listen- Shes a wh0re, shes a closet drunk, shes a horrible mother, she has this really weird mole on her back, with hair.. Truth is- If given the chance, he would take her back in a heartbeat.. Cleveland- where ugly people happen..
from Boss Terry
I had thought of the exact same scenario. LOL! That was great! What do you say The Seed… BOOK IT? LOL
Hey how come nobody is mad at Žydrūnas Ilgauskas, he left too lol. Ohio, it sounds like you forgot this is “professional basketball” not college or high-school. Stop crying and rebuild your team, but this time actually build a team, and don’t rely on just one guy.
^^Ya what about Ilgauskas, he’s been in Cleavland longer than Lebron had, why isn’t he being blamed for abandoning this team? Lebron wants to win a championships not conference titles. They could of offered him all the money he wanted and still would of left. Dan Gilbert should have told Lebron that he’ll move the team to Akron instead and see that would have changed Lebrons perspective, just a thought.
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