The Decision that Turned a Hero to a Villain

“I’m taking my talents to South Beach”.  Every sports fan knows this quote.  LeBron James’ immortal words spawned thousands of dirty jokes and a boiling hatred from everyone in Ohio.  The Decision was supposed to be the grandiose culmination of sports’ biggest free agent hunt ever.  Unfortunately for LeBron, it turned into a debacle which has been critiqued and ridiculed by nearly everyone.  The Decision turned the most lovable athlete in the world to the most hated, in an hour.  Sports Illustrated recently published a great behind the scenes peice about how this legacy changing night came about. 

Read HERE

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