Despite the fact it was the quietest sports week all year, the brilliant minds out there on social media were still ready at the quick to push out hilarious memes the moment our favorite athletes gave them a chance.
Here are the eight best Sports Social Media memes of the week.
For starters, the ESPY’s were certainly excellent fodder.
8. From a poignant tip of the hat to Stuart Scott…
7. To poking fun at the Rams at Michael Sam’s expense.
6. Meanwhile trending on Twitter: Rihanna watching the #ESPYs like…
Rihanna Watched That Chris Brown and Drake skit like pic.twitter.com/1YD4BUt1X9— #JusticeForMatt TMC 🏁🏁💙💙 (@PettyRiley) July 17, 2014
5. There was also residual World Cup sadness.https://twitter.com/FootyHumour/status/488444613523673088
4. British Open Beatles-Mania…
And the NBA Free Agency frenzy helped.
3. Rubio wants what?
Just heard that Ricky Rubio wants a 5-year MAX DEAL....This was my reaction.... pic.twitter.com/Sx860KUQhC— Zach Stark (@zistark) July 15, 2014
2. Lance Stephenson blows off the Pacers.
1. And, finally, Lebron leaves the Heat.
Cav Fans be like pic.twitter.com/4X28ozfhWM— Ethan Starkey (@TheEthanStarkey) July 9, 2014
You can check out more hilarious Lebron James going to Cavs memes here.
Which memes were your favorite?