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Images from LeBron James home debut with Lakers

From start to finish, LeBron's home debut was a spectacle
From start to finish, LeBron's home debut was a spectacle (Getty Images)

Lakers fans have been waiting for this since LeBron James decided to join in the offseason: the home debut.

Given the market, the player and the age of social media, you can make the case that LeBron's home debut was the single most anticipated regular-season debut of any player with any team.

Ever.

Since words can't truly do it justice, here is a look at LeBron's home debut from start to finish as told by images.

The Arrival

LeBron James arrives at the Staples Center as does his jersey which makes a separate journey to the Lakers locker room.

LeBron James and his jersey headed towards the Lakers locker room

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As James is getting ready inside, fans flock towards the entrances wearing his No. 23 jersey.

The Introduction

The Game

It's fitting that LeBron James made his home debut against one of the NBA's most star-studded teams featuing the likes of Chris Paul, James Harden and Carmelo Anthony.

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