Recent news updates have come as a shocker to fans of Klay Thompson. Photos of a purported tombstone of the star have come up online. This has sparked widespread speculation as to whether the athlete is dead!
Klay Thompson fans have been indulging in widespread speculation of his possible death. The source behind these rumors is actually a photo showing two mini tombstones. One of these contains Thompson’s name.
Before you worry any further about Klay Thompson actually being dead, here’s what has surfaced as the real story. LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers star, was only pulling off a prank at the annual Halloween team party.
LeBron James Halloween Prank
James inspired this prank against the Golden State Warriors with several references to their 2016 NBA Finals defeat. There were several hints at this party alluding to how the Warriors absolutely blew their 3-1 lead in the Finals. These photos have sparked several rumors and have also come to the attention of Warriors’ players.
As per sources, it’s not just Klay Thompson; many other players are not happy about this prank pulled off by James and the Cleveland Cavs. This will only intensify the rivalry both on and off the field according to experts. Several players have made it quite clear that they are quite angry about this stunt.
The Cavaliers will face off against the Warriors on Christmas Day and a heated battle is already being forecasted by pundits. You can rest assure that Klay Thompson and his mates will remember this stunt for a long time.
Even Klay Thompson had a cryptic answer for Sam Amick when he stated that, “Yeah, I don’t get it, cuz I’m not dead”. According to Cavaliers 247 Sports, Thompson’s answer was a direct response to the controversial picture. This had a tombstone bearing his name wrapping a black and white owl cookie.