Over the weekend, newspapers from across the country dealt with the challenge of trying to create a headline for LeBron James’ return to Cleveland that was both clever and original. The Cleveland Plain Dealer did a pretty good job (especially when you compare it to their front page from four years ago), but the New York Times takes the cake for most creative.
Rather than printing a massive headline with a photo of LeBron, the NY Times ran the NBA transaction log on their front page and simply highlighted the portion announcing that LeBron signed with the Cavaliers. Here’s a closer look:
— Caitlin Kelly (@atotalmonet) July 12, 2014
No big deal, right? Just another day and another free agent signing. Let’s not get all worked up about nothing.
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