When LeBron limps, critics spring

Updated: June 8, 2014, 4:41 PM ET
By Dan Le Batard | ESPN The Magazine

America is once again laughing at and mocking the pain of LeBron James. Two year's worth of I-had-to-shut-up fan resentment burst out as if rodeo-bull were uncaged the moment James looked vulnerable while spasming and incapacitated in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. It was amazing and maybe without precedent, how fast this happened to a reigning king, a Twitter-refreshed blur revealing just how little two championships had bought James in an ecosystem in which winning usually forgives all. The Discovery ...

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