STUDY: LeBron James Is The Most Hated Player In The NBA

LeBron James is apparently the most hated player in the NBA.

According to geotagged Twitter data tracked by, the Los Angeles Lakers star is the most hated player in 24 states. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)

Kyrie Irving is the second with 18 states hating him the most. No other player comes close. You can see the full map below.

Lebron James Map (Credit:

I guess this is what happens when you go out of your way to alienate fans, act like a petulant child on the court when losing and when you dox a police officer for saving a girl’s life.

LeBron James has now deleted the tweet calling for the cop to be arrested for shooting the woman armed with a knife, but don’t worry. The internet is forever.

I blurred out the officer’s face on purpose.

— David Hookstead (@dhookstead) April 21, 2021

Turns out, fans don’t really like seeing that stuff. Who ever could have guessed that might be the case? I sure never saw it coming!

A quick exit for Lakers’ LeBron James after Game 6 loss. No handshakes on the court w/

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