After their 6th and final preseason loss against the Sacramento Kings, Lakers star LeBron James gifts his game-worn to a young fan.
Despite stacking the team with some of the biggest names in the NBA this offseason, LeBron James and his Los Angeles Lakers ended their preseason campaign with a terrible winless 0-6 record. With a team filled with All-Stars and future Hall-Of-Famers, LAL was looking to be the deadliest team on paper in the entire association.
However, if it is of any consolation for Lakers fans – King James did manage to finish Thursday night’s battle looking to be pretty strong. Despite the 2020 champs’ 116-112 stunning loss, LBJ put up a game-high 30 points along with 6 rebounds and 6 assists on an extremely efficient 60/40/80 shooting splits, in just 29:24 minutes of play.
Despite dishing out 6 assists during the game, Bron’s best assist came off the court where he gifted his game-worn Nike LeBron 19 Bred to a young James lover.
LeBron hooked this fan up with his game-worn shoes 🥺 @brkicks
(via thebullyzsource/IG) pic.twitter.com/WcCBk9GvEK
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) October 15, 2021
NBA Twitter reacts to LeBron James gifting his shoes to a young admirer
As soon as Bron’s classy deed went viral, NBA Twitter went crazy.
LeBron is really a wholesome King
— ً (@MAINE600) October 15, 2021
LeBron gifting his shoes is the best highlight the Lakers have had in this preseason 💀
— Advait Jajodia (@AdvaitJajodia) October 15, 2021
If I’m that kid parent I’m selling those shoes for five grand on eBay
— Audball (@1_audball) October 15, 2021
That kid putting on Bron’s shoes when he gets home pic.twitter.com/UmkPXRGdsH
— that guy (@yugtahtmai) October 15, 2021
Finally Lebron acknowledges China
— Conor Prime (@conor_prime) October 15, 2021
It is indeed a classy act by LeBron James making this young kid happy.