Raptor’s Lose Against Cavs, But Receive An Abundance Of Memes

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Cleveland Cavaliers fans were more than delighted to celebrate the team’s official entry into the NBA Finals this weekend after their 113-87 victory against the Toronto Raptors.

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According to AFP, Friday night’s (May 27) game at the Air Canada Centre gave LeBron James and his team a 4-2 series win, placing them in the finals for the second consecutive year. With the team one step closer to breaking a reported 52-year championship drought, critics are hopeful their matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder or the Golden State Warriors will be a match to remember.

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James’ six assists and 11 rebounds accompanied by his 33 points in Game 6 were celebrated by everyone, including Raptor’s brand ambassador Drake.

“I knew this was going to be tough game coming to this building — I just had to bring my game, I had to be in attack mode from the beginning, trust my shots,” James said after the game.  “I knew once my shots started going in I could start getting my teammates involved and they were able to carry me down the stretch.”

Drake also praised the player on the ‘gram.

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Alas, this didn’t stop fans from making memes of the Raptors (and Drake’s) expense.

One fan started just a few days before the big loss.

Others got a little creative.

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There was also the go-to MJ meme.

https://www.instagram.com/p/BF9RxOsLBu-/?tagged=raptors

Check out a few more below.

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https://www.instagram.com/p/BF72z5MBZjZ/?tagged=raptors

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