The Lakers’ elimination has people thinking about the last time LeBron missed the playoffs

The LA Lakers were officially eliminated from the NBA Playoffs following the loss Friday Night to the Brooklyn Nets It’s the first time LeBron James has missed the postseason since 2005. So how long has it been since LeBron missed the playoffs?

The last time his team was officially eliminated from the playoffs (Cavs, 4/20/05) was the same week the Green Bay Packers drafted Aaron Rodgers!

Then it really got the internet thinking… What else was happening in the world when Lebron last missed the playoffs.