HoopsHype LeBron James Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: July 31, 2014 | 12:06 AM

Royce Young

Dion Waiters looking to study Dwyane Wade to learn how to play with LeBron James: cbssports.com/nba/eye-on-bas…

Jason Lloyd

Beacon Journal rejects ad intended to take shot at LeBron James: Get that weak stuff out of here.That’s what t... bit.ly/1o6qtZf

Mico Halili

How do you guys feel about LeBron going back to number 23?

Kurt Helin

Pat Riley says he didn’t think LeBron was leaving, Heat can turn around quickly dlvr.it/6T9Rkd

Barry Jackson

For those away from Twitter last couple hours, everything Pat Riley had to say (LeBron,much more) on 5:30 conf. call: miamiherald.typepad.com/sports-buzz/20…

Ira Winderman

Riley offers his take on end game with LeBron, one seemingly devastating, daunting, deceitful, briefly demoralizing. bit.ly/UCcyyS

Barry Jackson

Link:Most everything Pat Riley had to say today(LeBron leaving, his reaction, franchise's future and much,much more): miamiherald.typepad.com/sports-buzz/20…

Sean Highkin

If LeBron really cared about his #brand, he would have announced his decision on his app like Cuban is for the Mavs' schedule

Ira Winderman

Pat Riley touches on EVERYTHING about Heat's offseason (particularly LeBron's departure). bit.ly/UMcT1U

Jason Lieser

Pat Riley reiterated today he has no resentment toward LeBron.

Barry Jackson

Riley called Carmelo's agent&tried to get in on Carmelo sweepstakes after LeBron left but "we were a little late to that party"

Jason Lieser

Pat Riley on Granger/McRoberts/etc after LeBron bolted: “Nobody tried to back out of this thing and move somewhere else.”

Jason Lieser

Riley on the LeBron meeting in LV: “I’m always optimistic. There wasn’t anything in that meeting that told me that wasn’t going to happen."

Jason Lieser

Riley on Wade: "There’s a possibility Dwyane can turn back into who he was before he ceded a good part of his game to LeBron."

Jason Lieser

Pat Riley on LeBron: "People in this country have the right to do what they want to do. He wanted to go home, and we respect that."

Jason Lieser

Pat Riley on LeBron: "You move on. That’s what happens. We were shocked, but we recovered."

Jason Lieser

Was Pat Riley hurt by LeBron's decision? "I don’t get hurt."

Barry Jackson

He said he told LeBron that Riley would tell free agents that he expected LeBron to be part of the team,and LeBron voiced no objection. Hmm

Ethan J. Skolnick

Riley says plans w/Bosh were ripped up when LeBron left: "I’ll be damned if I was going 2 let him walk out the door. I’m gonna tell u that."

Ira Winderman

Riley on Wade, "There's the possibility of Dwyane can return to where he was before he ceded a good part of his game to LeBron."

Barry Jackson

He expects this team to be very competitive in E.Conference,hopes Wade and Bosh can be what they were before LeBron left....

Jason Lieser

Pat Riley told LeBron he planned to sell FAs on joining a LeBron-led team. He never said, ‘No, don’t do that.’”

Ethan J. Skolnick

Pat Riley on LeBron's decision: "Like Micky said, both of us were shocked. But you know, you recover."

Ira Winderman

Riley on leaving Vegas thinking LeBron would stay, "There wasn't anything in that meeting that told me that wasn't going to happen."

Jason Lieser

Was Pat Riley misled by LeBron? “No, I don’t think I was misled. But I don’t think I was encouraged either. That’s business.”

Ira Winderman

Riley on possibly being hurt by LeBron's relocation, "I don't get hurt. . . . This is business, all business."

Barry Jackson

... "I don't think I was encouraged either." He said he sent LeBron texts and emails during process and didn't get response....

Ira Winderman

Riley on LeBron at the start of free agency, "I went in with the notion that he was coming back. So I was selling it to players."

Barry Jackson

Pat Riley just spoke with 7 reporters.A few highlights: Said he and Micky were "shocked" about LeBron leaving. He said he wasn't misledbut..

Ira Winderman

Riley, on losing LeBron, "It was a tough blow to take, but we've recovered very well, and I think we will continue to recover."

Jason Lieser

Pat Riley on communication w/ LeBron after he opted out: “I was sending him a lot of e-mails & a lot of text messages. No response, though.”

Ethan J. Skolnick

Pat Riley just spoke 2 writers. Went into FA process "w/the thought & the notion" LeBron was coming back. Still, says he didn't feel misled.

Fabian Garcia

No se la iban a perder: LeBron visitará Miami en juego de Navidad; basquetplus.com/nota-23756-no-… #NBA http://t.co/ahMyysA4e5

Brendan Bowers

Good to see my guy @SmokinACES1 help Northeast Ohio take over Hollywood with LeBron today on set of movie #Trainwreck http://t.co/qRrSyl26mc

Brian Windhorst

Kyrie Irving & Dion Waiters preparing for life with LeBron James (and probably Kevin Love): espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id…

David Sardinero

#Durant defiende la vuelta a casa de #LeBron y no descarta hacer lo mismo: "Nunca cerraré la puerta" / KD back to DC? gigantes.com/noticia/7550/N…

Michael Lee

From LeBron to Kobe for Super Cool Beas? RT @Dave McMenamin Lakers worked out free agent forward Michael Beasley in El Segundo on Wednesday

Justin Verrier

August 2010: LeBron James explains why he and kids from Akron hated Cleveland growing up. Home, indeed. es.pn/1tu8hfU

Sekou Smith

Blogtable: Free agent's fine future wp.me/pPQKk-khT Other than LeBron, of course, Pau, Paul Pierce & Lance Stephenson top the list.

Iñako Diaz-Guerra

VÍDEO | LeBron James se desnuda para sus fans de Taiwan. baloncesto.as.com/videos/2014/07…

Royce Young

Kevin Durant applauded LeBron for his decision, and then talked some about his own, which is still two years away: dailythunder.com/2014/07/durant…

Chuck Swirsky

Putting LeBron's homecoming aside which was all about his desire to return home..period. The job Pax/Gar did is remarkable. Deep and skilled

Kurt Helin

Miami radio show rejected from buying ad in Cleveland newspaper to mock LeBron James dlvr.it/6T11ww

Peter Vecsey

Kyrie & Love promised LeBron they'll see what they can do about getting him bit part in Uncle Drew commercial when they become Cav teammates

Antonio Vazquez

Estrellas NBA que llevaron el 23: Jordan, LeBron, English, Richmond, Hudson, Aguirre, Murphy...

Kurt Helin

Report: LeBron James, Cavaliers to face Heat on Christmas Day dlvr.it/6SyPhG

Enric Corbella

La NBA convierte a LeBron en el 'Papá Noel' de las audiencias en Navidad marca.com/2014/07/30/bal… @marca

Kurt Helin

Report: LeBron James more popular than he ever was with the Heat dlvr.it/6SvvQT

Mary Schmitt Boyer/Jodie Valade

Full-page ad by Miami radio station seeking public thank you from LeBron James rejected by Cleveland Plain Dealer ow.ly/zK5m2

Enric Corbella

Durant bendice la 'epistolaridad' de LeBron: "Bien pensado" marca.com/2014/07/30/bal… @marca