Miami Reacts to LeBron on Twitter: From "Thank You" to #WadeCounty
Despite an act of street art vandalism, Miamians have mostly reacted in measured respect to LeBron James' decision. Miami's most notable almost universally took to Twitter with messages full of nothing but thank yous and respect.
The only real shade came in the form of Miamians rallying back around our original superstar Dwyane Wade. (Who, you know, sadly we should remind you technically hasn't resigned with the Heat yet.) Behind #HeatNation, #WadeCounty is currently the second biggest trending hashtag in Miami right now.
Dan Le Batard
Good for LeBron. Hugely grateful for last four years. Even the last 10 days have been amazing fun. You won't hear a negative syllable here— Dan Le Batard Show (@LeBatardShow) July 11, 2014
Heat haters around the world just remember we're going to be alright we got things to do down here places to go. Thank you #LBJ AN GOOD LUCK— LUTHER R CAMPBELL (@unclelukereal1) July 11, 2014
I am shocked & disappointed in today's news. However I will never forget what Lebron brought us for 4 years. Thanks for memories @KingJames— Micky Arison (@MickyArison) July 11, 2014
Thank you to @KingJames for giving us 4 great years! Wish you much success back home in Ohio.— Marco Rubio (@marcorubio) July 11, 2014
Lili Estefan, Univision Host
Juan Pablo Galvis, Beachlor
"This is what makes me happy." Enough said. Thanks @KingJames .— Jon Weiner (@Stugotz790) July 11, 2014
The Miami Hurricanes Football Team
Of course, it wasn't all "thank you." There was a little bit of fun, including a #WadeCounty hashtag.
Appreciate King James for helping us win two more rings but it's been #Wadecounty from the start. Real Heat fans know the & struggle— Coke, Jr. (@Two3Bottles) July 11, 2014
loyalty > royalty #wadecounty— MB (@michelleblancoo) July 11, 2014
I respect his decision thanks for helping my boy D win 2 more rings #wadecounty— RG3 (@reedgold3) July 11, 2014
Lebron needed us for he's rings & wade did it without Lebron James lets not forget that #WadeCounty— Pooh (@yeaitspooh) July 11, 2014
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