After advancing, the Cavs will take on the Los Angeles Lakers in the semifinals on Monday night at 8:30 PM.
The shorts themselves look incredible, utilizing 100% Poly textured mesh with a knit rib waist band, and James knew exactly what he was doing wearing them at that time.
This NBA offseason has been completely wild, with LeBron James joining the Los Angeles Lakers (which, of course, keeps the Lakers far away from this list of malcontents), Boogie Cousins joining Golden State, and the never-ending and bizzaro world saga that is Kawhi Leonard acting like a child.
Last week, LeBron officially signed his four-year, $153 million contract (with an opt-out after the third year).
So it made James' appearance at the Lakers' Summer League game on Sunday all the more dramatic.More news: Nearly 300 crocodiles slaughtered in revenge attack in Indonesia
Today, we've gotten our first look at LeBron in a Lakers jersey.
They sold out nearly immediately after LeBron was spotted wearing them. His rating is a 98 overall, the highest in the game.
"Man those white uniforms ain't so bad/fresh and that rating ain't so bad either for such an old head!" he wrote.
James' time with the Lakers - a team with a young core and multiple polarizing veterans - could test his leadership ability like never before.
Unfortunately for Collin Sexton and the Cavs, the Lakers denied Cleveland's chances of advancing to the finals with a 112-109 double-overtime victory.