the greatest during his show, area 21 on Tuesday night. It sounds weird to call somebody stronger than Jordan, because so much of his game was based on strength, but LeBron has 50 pounds on him. James also pulls down a rebound per game more than Jordan, and has had 72 career triple-doubles against Jordans. And James has been exceptional in facets of the game besides scoring. Its virtually impossible to stand alone at the top, and maybe thats why people are so protective of Jordans legend. Id get criticized for being too passive. In the era of position-less basketball, James is the most magnificent unicorn. LeBron debate, so that we can carry on and enjoy the basketball currently being played. This isnt to say that LeBron has reached Jordan status well get to that but he is the first player since Jordan to legitimately enter the conversation. Jordan has six titles; James has three.
For now, we are breaking down LeBron and Michael Jordan.
Has LeBron James passed Michael Jordan to become the greatest bask etball.
The general consensus for.O.A.T.
Status through Jordan s era is firmly Jordan.
LeBron hasn t even reached his closing arguments yet.
Debate with Jordan and make it seem like Jamess entire legacy is tied to leaping directive speech act thesis over him. Quitting the NBA to Play Baseball This doesnt have anything to do with basketball, but I just really think we should all talk about the fact that Michael Jordan stopped playing in the NBA during the peak of his career to be a subpar minor league. A few bring Wilt Chamberlain to the table. It happens faster in sport. But my preference doesnt preclude me from admiring Jordans greatness. It has been 20 years since Jordan pushed aside Bryon Russell and won the 1998 NBA Finals. Clearly, James is in pursuit from a different angle. Fifteen years later, James is 33 and still ascending.