Jerry West: LeBron James was not a tough sign

13 July, 2018, 04:19 | Author: Cecil Buchanan
  • LeBron James hinted he would drop by Blaze Pizza on Tuesday

"LeBron wanted to come to L.A. and he wanted to come to the Lakers".

Speaking on the latest edition of the Lowe Post podcast, ESPN's National Basketball Association expert Zach Lowe floated the idea of Durant teaming up with new Lakers arrival LeBron James to restore competitive balance in the Western Conference.

Never said his next project is a Lakers team mural that includes all players-including James.

After continued vandalism to his new LeBron James mural on an outside wall of Baby Blues BBQ in Venice, California, artist Jonas Never covered it up with white paint himself, restaurant owner Robb Aguirre confirmed to Yahoo Sports Wednesday.

"I thought I had learned a long time ago to never touch religion or politics", Never said.

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"I guess it is never touch religion, politics or anyone against Kobe", Never cracked.

"I don't know if it's LeBron haters or Kobe fans or just someone who wants attention", Never said while painting over the mural. "[Some] people didn't like it in general; not necessarily the work, but the sentiment that went with it. People had a big problem with the word 'of.' I get where they are coming from".

One person even offered fans $300 to alter the mural.

Once James committed to the Lakers, the team didn't waste any time signing veteran players, albeit unexpected ones.

"I do think another chapter for him will probably involve [a move] and the Knicks situation is so flawless for someone who is still going to be playing at elite level to walk in and finally [compete], with Kristaps Porzingis on your right side which is no joke". '[Kyle] Kuzma, LeBron, Lance Stephenson blowing on LeBron'.

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