LeBron James needed to be helped to the bench due to apparent leg cramps late in Game 1 of the NBA Finals Thursday night. The air conditioning at the sweltering AT&T Center wasn’t working, which — major assumption warning — might have contributed to the cramps. James left the game midway through the fourth quarter with Miami ahead by two. The Spurs went on to win 110-95, closing the game on a 31-9 run.
Friday is going to be a s-u-p-e-r fun day for the sports media instant newscycle .
Alternately: Gentleman, prepare your hot takes, narratives and everything in between. In the words of Bart Scott, “Can’t wait.”