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LeBron James attacked on Instagram for catching cramps during NBA Finals


LeBron James had to leave game 1 of the NBA Finals after suffering from leg cramps in the 4th quarter. After a power failure occurred at the AT&T Center in San Antonio and the air conditioning stopped working. Temperatures in the arena reached 90 degrees.

After James exited the game, the Heat lost 110-95. Along with the loss, James faced criticism for catching cramps. Gatorade took a shot at James by tweeting, “The person cramping wasn’t our client. Our athletes can take the heat.” James endorses Powerade energy drink.

On social media outlets Twitter and Instagram, James was attacked viciously.

Here are several memes that poked fun at James catching cramps.



  1. Patricia Lane on June 6, 2014 at 2:51 pm

    People are so stupid, it’s not funny, that shit hurts, laughing at someone else pain, how dumb! Let see you ass get out there and run up and down the court with temp. inside the building 90 degrees

  2. Stack Mack on June 6, 2014 at 6:09 pm

    Did you see the look on Lebron’s face while he was sidelined? He was not thinking,”We are gonna lose this one because of my cramps”…he was really thinking, “I’m gonna have to deal with these ignorant ass folks on Instagram and Facebook because of my cramps…damn”.