LeBron James returns to Cleveland: The reaction on Twitter

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LeBron James announced Friday in a self-penned Sports Illustrated story that he is returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, where he spent his first seven NBA seasons before leaving for the Miami Heat in 2010.

Reaction on Twitter was ranged from heartfelt thoughts from the two NBA owners most affected by the move, to the usual snark, to questions about the length of the contract:


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