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Rihanna Shades Stephen Curry, Calls LeBron James Her 'Bae' After Cleveland Cavaliers Win NBA Finals

by Jackie Willis 7:18 AM PDT, June 20, 2016
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Rihanna was a total fangirl on Sunday night, following the Cleveland Cavaliers' championship win against the Golden State Warriors.

Showing her loyalty to Cavs player, LeBron James, the R&B star shaded Warriors athlete, Stephen Curry, by posting a pic of him after his team was defeated. She captioned the pic with a sarcastic comment, writing: "'Ballin bigger than Lebron,' they said."

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"Ballin bigger than Lebron" they said

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Rihanna also reposted a pic of herself in a bikini with James' basketball number, 23, written in lotion on her stomach. "#StuntBackSundays #StillMood," she wrote.

#StuntBackSundays #StillMood

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The "This Is What You Came For" singer then proudly shared a pic of James holding his championship trophies. "Who y'all think y'all frontin' on???!" Rihanna captioned the pic, along with the hashtags #NeverLoseFaith, #Champ, #MVP, #History, #KingJames and #OnYourTurf.

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RiRi's next post showed her toasting James, who was on the TV screen, with what appears to be red wine. "Bae! Lol," she quipped.

Bae! Lol 🤗😢👑🏆💍

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She even made a joke at her own expense when she shared a GIF of her eating courtside at a NBA game in a "Spoiled" T-shirt.

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Rihanna wasn't the only one to share her excitement over the Cavs' first championship win. Check out how a few other stars celebrated:

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