Evan Turner Tweets Jab at LeBron James After New League Awards Are Announced

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The NBA announced Tuesday changes to its Most Valuable Player award and several league honors .

The league’s MVP has been named The Michael Jordan Trophy to honor the Bulls legend and Naismith hall of famer. Social media was quick to react to the announcement of the new awards. One reaction was from a former NBA player who took aim at Lakers star LeBron.

Evan Turner was the former No.

Evan Turner, the former No. 2 pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, played for many teams in the NBA, including the 76ers and the Pacers, as well as the Celtics, Trail Blazers, Hawks, and the Celtics. After reading about the new awards and seeing a tweet about James possibly having a trophy 2035, Turner, Turner decided to take a shot at the four time MVP.

” If we ever win a bubble championship, then that trophy should be named after him,” Turner tweeted.

Many have criticised and placed a metaphorical star beside the Lakers’ 2020 NBA championship title. This was because Los Angeles won it in unique circumstances, without fans due the coronavirus pandemic. The Lakers won their 17th NBA championship. However, they lost the first round to the Suns and then failed to make it to the postseason.

But, James still has four rings compared to Turner’s 0. Turner spent a lot of time watching James navigate through the playoffs from his home.

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