Lance Stephenson is not only good for the NBA; he has also been golden for the Internet during the 2014 NBA playoffs.
Earlier in the 2014 Eastern Conference Finals, Stephenson's "sleeping" pose gave the Internet something to do. In Game 5, he gave fans new material to work with.
The Indiana Pacers guard did everything he could to try to mess with Miami Heat superstar LeBron James. Stephenson even tried to use an ear-blowing tactic to pester his opponent. It didn't seem to bother James, but it gave creative Internet users everywhere an excuse to have some fun.
This image wins:
Oh man. Dying. pic.twitter.com/bsj37Fa78L— Chris Mannix (@ChrisMannixSI) May 29, 2014
That led to the following response by Nintendo:
Check out the best of what the Web world was able to do with the image of Stephenson blowing into James' ear:
Lance Stephenson memes out of control. pic.twitter.com/vGa0knbW1D— Steve Noah (@Steve_OS) May 29, 2014
[Twitter, h/t SB Nation]