LeBron James ‘Bothered’ Dwyane Wade Signing Was Unpopular with Cavs Players

Dwyane Wade has started to settle into life with the Cleveland Cavaliers during their recent nine-game winning streak, but the start of his tenure with the team was evidently a bit rocky. 

Speaking to The Athletic’s Jason Lloyd (h/t USA Today‘s Erik Garcia Gundersen), LeBron James disclosed several of his teammates weren’t thrilled by the team’s decision to bring Wade aboard on a one-year deal. 

"There was a couple guys with it," James told Lloyd. "But it wasn’t a lot.

"I still know what he’ capable of doing. Why wouldn’t you want another guy in the locker room that brings a championship mentality and a guy who can still play? So, of course, it bothered me, but f–k it. It is what it is."

                

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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November 30, 2017 at 03:33PM

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