‘Logo LeBron’: Twitter Goes Berserk as LeBron James Hits a Deep Dagger Against Grizzlies

Published 01/03/2021, 9:15 PM EST
Jan 1, 2021; San Antonio, Texas, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) brings the ball upcourt against the San Antonio Spurs in the second half at the AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Dunn-USA TODAY Sports


Despite being in the league for nearly two decades and amassing a multitude of accolades, LeBron James is always looking to improve his game. Up until a few years ago, LBJ was considered a mediocre 3-point shooter. However, in his time as a Laker, he is slowly but surely rectifying that flaw in his game.

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In fact, he showed off his progress in the Lakers’ Sunday night victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. Although the purple and gold won the game, it was a very close matchup until the final quarter.

In the fourth quarter, King James took over and scored 13 of his 22 points to close out the game.

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During that incredible scoring run, LBJ pulled up a deep 3 from the Grizzlies’ logo. Ultimately, it proved to be a dagger for the already short-handed Memphis Grizzlies.

King of the logo three.

(📺: @SpectrumSN) pic.twitter.com/4VyjVicI2U

— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) January 4, 2021

Twitter reacts to King James hitting a logo 3-pointer

As expected, the NBA community was quick to react to this sensational 3-pointer from LeBron James.

LOGO LEBRON. CASH 💰 pic.twitter.com/eDSByF247K

— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) January 4, 2021

LOGO LEBRON 🔥 pic.twitter.com/9a1rNrHfMR

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) January 4, 2021

LeBron James out there hitting logo threes in YEAR 18 🔥pic.twitter.com/Mf57jzjaeC

— ClutchPoints (@ClutchPointsApp) January 4, 2021

Logo LeBron is back 👀 pic.twitter.com/E9ShV5HeH8

— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) January 4, 2021

All the NBA highlight accounts when LeBron hits a three from the logo pic.twitter.com/r3CGsuRm4A

— Dylan Mickanen (@DylanMickanen) January 4, 2021

If @KingJames making these every game he can play basketball forever 😂 pic.twitter.com/AjrpJKCLM7

— Famouslos32 (@famouslos32) January 4, 2021

Chill 🐐 @KingJames https://t.co/NjLblMTbme

— Dirty Dan 🕺🏾 (@Outeastmalik615) January 4, 2021

Logo LeBron is a thing now pic.twitter.com/3vo16wMQKk

— ALL ICONIC SPORTS (@ALLICONICSPORTS) January 4, 2021

"Logo LeBron" is absolutely sending me, Skip Bayless must be furious

— Gabe 😐🌵 (@j_vcaruso) January 4, 2021

I love LeBron but that logo is pretty much in the paint😂 https://t.co/xZ70I7OHAb

— stace (@adamstaceyy) January 4, 2021

With this game in the books, the Lakers improved their season record to 5-2. Considering their current form, they have truly silenced the critics after a slow start to the season. If the Lakers maintain this phenomenal run, they are right on track to win the NBA title once again.

Can LeBron James deliver another championship for Los Angeles?

Dec 22, 2020; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) poses with 2020 NBA Champion ring before a game against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

This season, King James has turned 36-years-old, but he is yet to show any signs of decline. In fact, one can stick their neck out and say that he looks even better than last season. Needless to say, there are no doubts that the ultimate goal for the purple and gold is to bring home championship #18 to the Staples Center.

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But to achieve that goal, they need to be consistent over the entire course of the season. One of the biggest advantages that the organization has this year is a much more improved bench. The Lakers’ bench kept the team in the game when their starters were struggling to find buckets.

Considering that, the Lakers should at least make it to the NBA Finals this year.

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What are your thoughts on LeBron James and the LA Lakers? Share your views in the comments section below.

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Aikansh Chaudhary

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Aikansh Chaudhary is an NBA columnist for Essentially Sports. Previously, he helped rank various websites using the latest SEO techniques, and wrote over 2000 articles during his stint as a freelance writer. A die hard Lakers fan, Aikansh will forever uphold LeBron James as the GOAT.

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