Instagram comment from LeBron James suggests JR Smith is set to join the Lakers

Could be nothing, could be everything.

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LeBron James’ recent activity on social media has left fans speculating over the possibility of JR Smith joining the Los Angeles Lakers.

LeBron James at the NBA Summer League, wearing Supreme Lakers shorts. Photo: Ty Nowell/Los Angeles Lakers

Smith, who was teammates with King James on the Cleveland Cavaliers, has emerged as one of the top candidates to replace Avery Bradley, with the guard having opted to sit out the NBA’s restart in Orlando at the end of next month.

LeBron piped up in the comments section after seeing a video of Smith working out on Instagram. You could check it out right below.

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@kingjames @teamswish 👀🔥

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Make of this what you will. The comment from LeBron James isn’t necessarily an indication of a reunion in Los Angeles. But who’s to say it’s not?