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…
NBA Memes (@NBAMemes) July 17, 2014
7. To poking fun at the Rams at Michael Sam’s expense.
dailyfactsofsports (@DFOSshotsfired) July 17, 2014
6. Meanwhile trending on Twitter: Rihanna watching the #ESPYs like…
Rihanna Watched That Chris Brown and Drake skit like http://t.co/1YD4BUt1X9—
J.D.S (@PettyRiley) July 17, 2014
5. There was also residual World Cup sadness.
2 Girls No Cup http://t.co/Oj1Yht9HJq—
Footy Humour (@FootyHumour) July 13, 2014
4. British Open Beatles-Mania…
Golfing World (@Golfingworldtv) July 16, 2014
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.... http://t.co/Sx860KUQhC—
Zach Stark (@zistarkgolf) July 15, 2014
2. Lance Stephenson blows off the Pacers.
SB Nation (@SBNation) July 16, 2014
1. And, finally, Lebron leaves the Heat.
Cav Fans be like http://t.co/4X28ozfhWM—
The Ethan Starkey (@TheEthanStarkey) July 09, 2014
You can check out more hilarious Lebron James going to Cavs memes here.
Which memes were your favorite?