Jul 12, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT
Not sure that LeBron James needed much defending this time around — the decision he made and more importantly how he handled the announcement on Friday were a stark contrast to four years earlier. Outside of the understandable frustration in Miami, LeBron’s return to Cleveland has been welcomed nationwide.
But Shaquille O’Neal came to LeBron’s defense on Instagram anyway, and it was funny enough we thought we’d pass it along.
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