‣ LeBron James and Stephen Curry showed their mutual respect and admiration after a thrilling NBA game between the Lakers and Warriors, which ended in a victory for the Lakers in the final seconds.
‣ Both athletes, despite their age, dominated the game with impressive performances. LeBron ended the game with 36 points, 20 rebounds and 12 assists, while Curry scored 46 points and made 7 assists.
‣ NBA legend Carmelo Anthony believes that LeBron James is the only player who truly cared about beating Michael Jordan in the Greatest of All Time (GOAT) debate, and won’t stop until he’s broken every record possible.
LeBron James has now been an NBA All-Star for over half of his life.
⭐️ 39 years old
⭐️ 20 all-star appearances
We’ve never seen anything like this. 🐐
— Witness King James (@WITNESSKJ)
The Lakers and Warriors recently had a heart-stopping second-overtime game. NBA legends LeBron James and Stephen Curry exchanged compliments as the game ended with a thrilling win for the Lakers.
Both stars have faced each other in four NBA Finals. They proved that age isn’t a barrier to dominating the court. LeBron scored 36 points, 20 rebounds, and 12 assists, while Curry contributed 46 points and 7 assists.
LeBron spoke about his rivalry with Steph. “It’s something I’ll be able to talk about with my grandkids,” he said. He acknowledged Steph as one of the greatest players ever and said it’s been a treat to compete against him.
LeBron believes Steph makes him a better athlete. He appreciates the opportunity to compete against such a talent. “You don’t know how many times you’re actually going to get the moment to be on the same floor with such a talent,” he added.
Last Saturday, Curry put up a good fight. He scored a three-pointer, giving the Bay Area team a one-point lead with only 5.9 seconds left in the second overtime. LeBron then drove the ball hard to the basket, was fouled by Draymond Green, and made both of his free throws to win the match.
Steph reflected on his battles with LeBron. He mentioned the Finals runs, the playoff battles, and the mutual respect they have for each other. “Only a few people know how hard it is. I’m happy to be in that group,” he said.
Klay Thompson, another rival, praised LeBron’s leadership. He called LeBron a “freak of nature” for his ability to play at such a high level for so long. He extended the same compliment to Steph.
While LeBron is averaging 25 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 7.6 assists this season, Steph is putting up 27.3 points, 4.2 rebounds, and 5 assists per game.
Carmelo Anthony recently shared his thoughts on the GOAT (Greatest of All Time) debate. On the 7PM in Brooklyn podcast, he said that LeBron is the only player who truly cared about beating Michael Jordan in the GOAT debate.
Carmelo believes that LeBron wants it more and won’t stop until he’s broken every record possible. “I think Bron probably cared about it the most because he was the one who was striving to get to that,” he concluded.