The main takeaway from Game 1 is how little the Cavs actually respect the Raptors and their ability to make this a competitive series.
lebron is just workshopping comedy bits in-game cancel the eastern conference playoffs— alex (@steven_lebron) May 2, 2017
LeBron was really just out here pretending to sip a beer after a foul call and joking about preferring red wine instead after the game. Oh, and in case you don’t think the Cavs are relaxed:
lebron just showed up to the podium in a razor ramon toothpick cancel the eastern conference playoffs— alex (@steven_lebron) May 2, 2017
Dahntay Jones is really out here in garbage time talking trash to Jakob Poeltl and getting into it with Norman Powell and catching a double technical and $6,000 fine which LeBron will happily write-off. Another Game 1 takeaway:
NOBODY DEFENDS THE LAND HARDER THAN DAHNTAY JONES— alex (@steven_lebron) May 2, 2017
A suggestion on making the East playoffs more competitive for LeBron:
the cavs should have to play w a 10 point deficit to start every east playoff game so they only win the series in 6— alex (@steven_lebron) May 2, 2017
Seriously though, every time the Raptors got close:
i love watching the 'lebron says oh this is cute eastern conference competitors' cavs runs— alex (@steven_lebron) May 1, 2017
We might as well:
play the rest of the east playoffs in lebron's local YMCA in akron— alex (@steven_lebron) May 2, 2017
The much-requested series recap so far, let’s just slot in four games to be safe:
RAPS-CAVS SERIES RECAP— alex (@steven_lebron) May 2, 2017
G1 THX FOR THE SCRIMMAGE INVITE BRON!!
Listen though, we’ve been through a lot, so it’s good to keep perspective:
the wounds of past raptors eras are still fresh so getting swept by lebron is still a top 10 franchise moment— alex (@steven_lebron) May 2, 2017
Also, the Cavs appear solvable but they’re also just quite a bit better than the Raptors and they also have the GOAT:
May 2, 2017
Let’s go ahead and call Wednesday’s game a must win.