Tons of differences. To the casual fan, they look pretty similar, but there’s some several key differences. One is athleticism – Jordan (especially young Jordan) had an absolutely massive vertical leap of 48′ and was able to get over almost any defender for an acrobatic layup or dunk. Kobe has a much lower vertical leap […]
What team of 5 if any, made up of anyone to ever play in the NBA when they were in their prime, could beat the following in a best of 7 series: PG-Steph Curry, SG- Michael Jordan, SF- Lebron James, PF Tim Duncan, C-Wilt Chamberlain?
For this answer I’m not going to make a team of just the next best players at those positions, rather I’m looking at this from a defense perspective. The key is I’m going to exploit the size mismatches with players I think are good defensively to give these players a lot of trouble, and at […]
–He should have been drafted by a team with a good organization, which in 2003 would have been the Spurs, Heat or Lakers. These organizations knew how to draft players and surround their superstars with talent. If Lebron had a good organization behind him, he would have never needed to leave to create a ‘superteam’ […]