18
Feb
2020

LeBron James leaves Ryan Garcia ‘Hyped’ after hand speed comments

SOCIAL MEDIA 22/01/2020
LeBron James Ryan Garcia

📸 Stacey Verbeek

Ryan Garcia appears to have a new fan in superstar LeBron James after the NBA legend appeared to be impressed by the lightweight’s hand speed in training.

WBN’s world title prospect of 2019 and 2020, returns to action on February 14 against Francisco Fonseca.

Garcia defends his WBC Silver title and WBO NABA lightweight straps.

Clearly in admiration of Garcia’s work rate – LeBron was seemingly a fan.

RYAN GARCIA – @KingRyanG

It’s not every day you receive compliments from one of sporting’s all-time greats. Obviously astonished from the response by the LA Lakers man, Garcia was quick to reply on social media.

 

“LeBron James,” Garcia first tweeted before following up by saying, “This comment got me too hyped @kingjames.”

RELATED ARTICLES

Ryan Garcia stages media workout ahead of Valentine’s Day return

Rising lightweight sensation Ryan Garcia (19-0, 16 KOs) held a Los Angeles media tour today that included visits to KTLA, the Westside Boxing Club and the ESPN studios to promote the 12-round defense of his WBC Silver Lightweight Title against Francisco Fonseca (25-2-2, 19 KOs). The event will take place Saturday, Feb. 14 at Honda […]


Ryan Garcia surprises US Airforce fan with training session

Making people smile is one of the most amazing things we can do as human beings. The World Boxing Council Los Angeles Office along with WBC Cares was able to kick off 2020 with memorable smiles and lifelong memories for the Lopez kids. U.S. Air Force Airman Jocelyn Lopez is home from Nebraska for a […]

Ryan Garcia tops Valentine’s show, Jorge Linares co-features

Golden Boy and DAZN will present a special night of boxing on Valentine’s Day as rising star Ryan Garcia (19-0, 16 KOs) defends his WBC Silver Lightweight Title in a 12-round fight against rugged contender Francisco Fonseca (25-2-2, 19. KOs). The event takes place Friday, Feb. 14 at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. and will […]