Skip to main content

LeBron James Predicted The Future Kyrie Problem With A Tweet Three Weeks Ago


The reports that came out regarding Kyrie Irving's trade request hit the NBA world like a brick, especially teammate LeBron James, who was reportedly 'blindsided and devestated.' Judging by LeBron's past tweets however, it's been rumored James knows a lot more than he's letting on.

A tweet posted by LeBron on June 30 has been dug up, and after recent events, it now holds a lot of meaning.

Scroll to Continue


To be fair, Kyrie's request literally came out of the blue, but when you think about LeBron's role in the Cavs' organization, it's not too far-fetched to assume James knew what Irving wanted to do.

Regardless if King James knew about Kyrie's intentions, a major storyline heading into next season will be if LeBron can convince Uncle Drew to stay with the Cavs, or if he just lets him walk and follows suit a year later.

If you thought the NBA offseason was going to be boring after the Summer League and free agency, think again.