You will forever remember the Miami Heat's 2020 season for one reason: JIMMY BUTLER. Lakers center Anthony Davis, due to foul trouble and poor play, was ineffective. "Just want a place to tweet about basketball :)," she said in her first tweet from the account. "Anthony Davis and the Lakers did it for Kobe Bryant ❤️, This one is for you brother, for you Gianna, for Vanessa, for Natalia, for Bianka and for Capri. The lengthy 2020 NBA season came to an end on Sunday night as the Los Angeles Lakers closed out the NBA Finals with the Miami Heat with a convincing 106-93 victory in Game 6. Congrats to the @Lakers on another championship and to the @MiamiHEAT, wonderful team! ALSO READ: LeBron James Bulldozes Tyler Herro En Route Powerful Dunk, NBA Fans Start Memefest. (approx 1 - 2 per week). But for one night, the rivalry was put aside. Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is a Lakers fan, and he was pretty excited about the championship win. It appeared that LeBron James suffered a groin injury. How many titles?? With the Lakers now in touching distance of their first NBA championship since 2010, a Twitter map has revealed that the vast majority of fans in the USA are rooting for the Western Conference giants to clinch their 18th NBA championship. View the latest in Los Angeles Lakers, NBA team news here., I found this for you @MiamiHEAT,, — Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) October 12, 2020. #NBAFinals According to a map by, a total of 42 states are cheering for the Lakers in the NBA Finals, compared to just eight states supporting the Miami Heat. {* traditionalSignIn_signInButton *}, Comment and participate in our online community. However, LeBron James and the Lakers restored their two-game lead over the Heat on Tuesday night with a 102-96 win in Game 4 at the AdventHeatlh Arena. #LakeShow | #NBAFinals, — Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) October 12, 2020. Expectant fans also made the keyword ‘Game 5’ trend on Twitter, with around 40,000 tweets, as well as '1 More Win', with 30,000.

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Here are some of the finest reactions. it’s insane to be alive witnessing lebron james in real time. Andddddd the @Lakers are the champs!!!! Customize your lineup with your favourite leagues and teams. The @lakers are your 2019-20 NBA Champions! The Lakers are now up 3-1. And that's where it ends. , That’s for Kobe!! However, after the Miami Heat won Game 3, @Halseyandone disappeared. At halftime, she reminded fans what's on the line -- a 17th NBA title. Congrts to our fellow Chicagoan @AntDavis23 on getting the 1st chip!! #LakersWin @KingJames: 28 pts, 12 reb, 8 ast@AntDavis23: 22 pts, 9 reb, 4 ast, 4 blk @CaldwellPope: 15 pts, 5 ast, ALSO READ: LeBron James Honours Kobe Bryant With 'More Than Ever With Love' Shirt Ahead Of Game 4, The Lakers remain perfect when leading after 3 quarters this season. Incredible effort from Jimmy and the Heat. Back to game 1 energy ig, Let's go !!!!! The Lakers duo of LeBron James and Anthony Davis ensured that the Lakers were well on their way to winning their first NBA championship in a decade. Mission accomplished @KingJames!! With the win, James joined Michael Jordan as the only two players ever with four Finals MVP awards. can't believe I had to see that snarl on draco malfoy. What a career.

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The rest of NBA Twitter got in on the act of congratulating the Lakers as well. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world. Please. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Includes news, scores, schedules, statistics, photos and video. Congratulations to the entire @Lakers team, @JeanieBuss and the Lakers family for winning the 17th championship!! With the Lakers comfortably leading in the second half, Halsey settled into some trash talking. Is she superstitious? After an NBA season like no other, the eventual champion was no stranger to hoisting the Larry O’Brien trophy. Not a single meme during Tuesday's Game 4, which L.A. won 102-96. Report: Tyronn Lue finalizing 5-year deal to become Clippers' head coach, General manager Daryl Morey leaving Rockets on Nov. 1, Report: Anthony Davis plans to opt out of deal, then re-sign with Lakers, Toronto Raptors unveil three new uniforms, tease two more, Nurse reflects on Leonard setting tone for Raptors' title season, Raptors trail pack on early 2021 NBA championship odds, {* backButton *} I am so proud and happy for my sister, @Lakers owner @JeanieBuss, for winning an NBA Championship!! Select as many teams as you like from the leagues below. How Luka compares to LeBron, Magic and Bird, Nets' throwback uniforms pay homage to a '90s New Jersey classic, These Lakers made it through every moment that could have broken them, The scenes of a Lakers title celebration like no other, Everything that happened in the NBA bubble, Predicting a Game 5 winner and Finals MVP.

But not nervous enough to skip the tacos. People were also quick to praise the NBA, its teams, players, and partners for successfully executing the bubble and completing their season after a suspension that lasted for over four months. The Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers don't like each other. Dr. Buss won and now you can say you’ve won an NBA Championship!! this man tyler herro look like jacob sartorius, bruh I can't even speak I haven't been able to find words since Danny did That™️, I stress ordered so much candy during the first quarter.... Congratulations, @Lakers Big Big Congrts to @KingJames His legacy is still being written..... Laker Nation, LeBron James made good on his guarantee that he would take the @Lakers to the NBA Finals and bring a championship to Lakers fans all around the world. Let's goooooooo!!!!!!! Kuzma "responds" with 19 points in Game 3. refs whistle on AD tonight Adam Silver Halsey started her basketball-only Twitter account on Sept. 8, and it has more than 113,000 followers. @kobebryant we love you!! An error has occurred while trying to update your details., Carry on..., Kobe chants in downtown LA ( @AO619 )

Lakers forward LeBron James won his fourth title, and he was named Finals MVP for the fourth time in his storied career. For the Heat, Jimmy Butler's 22 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists seemed to go in vain as the Lakers prevailed in Game 4.

Big Big Congrts to @KingJames His legacy is still being written..... CHAMPS.Congratulations, @Lakers!

Once the job was done, the champagne was flowing in the Lakers locker room. As Lakers close in on 17th championship in franchise history, Los Angeles landmarks lit up purple & gold (via @discoverla) All Rights Reserved. But despite a quick hot streak from Tyler Herro, revelatory plays from the LA crew (including daggers and defense from Anthony Davis) sealed the deal for the Lakers, 102-96.

CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: nba | pageType: stories | ESPN reached out to her for a comment on Twitter, as well as through her record label multiple times, but did not get a response. But Halsey, and the rest of the Lakers' fans, could rest easy. L.A. had previously dedicated their season to Kobe Bryant, and the late Lakers legend was a hot topic on social media after Game 6. She also hit on a common theme of Lakers Twitter -- that everyone somehow needed to be reminded how good the Lakers were -- they were, of course, the top seed in the Western Conference with the best player on the planet. The Warriors and Chicago Bulls are tied for a distant second place with six apiece. Jimmy Butler led the way for Miami, and his play throughout the postseason earned universal respect. We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on There was also no shortage of respect shown for the Miami Heat, who were the surprise team of the season. The moment the @Lakers became NBA Champions once again. Customize your Sportsnet lineup for the latest news from your favourite leagues and teams. Sorry we could not verify that email address. #LakeShow, LeBron James accepts the 2020 Bill Russell #NBAFinals MVP trophy! But nothing about hoops. The Los Angeles Lakers extended their lead to 3-1 in the 2020 NBA Finals against the Miami Heat on Tuesday night after a 102-96 win in Game 4.

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Following the Lakers' NBA Finals win over the Miami Heat on Sunday, the Warriors congratulated the new champs on Twitter. #chapeau. Reviewing the Raptors' new uniforms: Which one is best? Congratulations to the entire @Lakers team, @JeanieBuss and the Lakers family for winning the 17th championship!! The Heat became the first fifth seed to make it all the way to the NBA Finals, and that's pretty impressive.