LeBron James makes cryptic Instagram put up amid Lakers’ 0-4 begin

All isn’t properly with the Los Angeles Lakers.

The Lakers are off to an 0-4 begin to the 2022-23 NBA season. It marks the worst begin for a LeBron James group because the 2003-04 season, James’ rookie yr with the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Lakers are particularly devoid of taking pictures, with an general discipline purpose share of simply 41.6, second-worst within the NBA. Their 22.3 three-point share is the worst in all the league.

Now, their most vital participant could also be voicing his displeasure.

LeBron, Lakers fall to 0-4 with loss to Denver Nuggets

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers at the moment are 0-4 after shedding to the Denver Nuggets final evening.

James himself has weighed in with a curiously worded Instagram put up.

On Thursday, LeBron posted a spotlight of himself from the Lakers’ 110-99 loss to the Denver Nuggets on Instagram. The put up was captioned partially, “How long will you be taken for granted…”

Lakers hall-of-fame former level guard Magic Johnson additionally commented his disappointment with the Lakers’ gradual begin – and their tough taking pictures – on Twitter Thursday.

As then-Lakers president of basketball operations in 2018, Johnson recruited James to the Lakers in free company. The transfer finally resulted within the franchise’s seventeenth NBA championship, and James’ fourth, in 2020. Nonetheless, the Lakers have additionally missed the playoffs in two of James’ 4 seasons in purple and gold. 

A kind of seasons got here final yr after the Lakers’ ill-fated commerce for Russell Westbrook. Regardless of evident friction between Westbrook and the Lakers throughout the 2021-22 season and into an offseason filled with commerce rumors, Westbrook stays a Laker for now. Nonetheless, Stadium just lately reported that Westbrook may quickly be coming off the bench regardless of his acknowledged distaste for doing so.

Johnson stated Westbrook ought to “take accountability” for his on-court struggles throughout a current look on “Club Shay Shay.”

Magic Johnson affords Lakers level guard Russell Westbrook recommendation

Magic Johnson offers Lakers point guard Russell Westbrook advice

Magic Johnson offers Russell Westbrook recommendation and remembers when he was boo’d and known as “Tragic Magic.” “First off, take accountability.”

Within the meantime, the Lakers will hold in search of options as first-year head coach Darvin Ham tries to get his group heading in the right direction – and hold James, his 19-year veteran famous person, pleased.

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