Mexico City / 04/30/2020 00:40:09
The premiere of The Last Dance has further enhanced Michael Jordan’s legendary career in NBA and practically nobody contradicts who is the best basketball player in historyHowever, the controversy lies in who accompanies him on the podium. Charles Barkley, His Majesty’s companion in the Dream team, assured that LeBron James and Kobe Bryant don’t belong in the top five.
During the broadcast of the show Coffee with Cal On Facebook, the former star of the Philadelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns and Houston Rockets said that especially LeBron would not have survived the beatings Jordan took with the game style of before.
“Michael is definitely number one. Then I don’t have a particular order between Oscar Robertson, Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. The sixth is for Kobe and the seventh for LeBron“said the man who also shared credits with MJ23 in the film Space jam.
“The game today is definitely softer. When we played it it was merciless, James wouldn’t have wanted to run into the Bad boys from DetroitThey did play to hurt. He always said that before entering the court against them, I should call my family in case I didn’t get out of the game alive, “he added.
The talk arose from episodes 3 and 4 of The Last Dance in which the brutal Chicago Bulls rivalry with the Pistons, the beatings that MJ suffered for years and how he modified his habits in the gym to gain muscle mass and withstand that wear and tear, which resulted in the Bulls finally defeating Detroit in the Eastern Conference Finals in 1991 on the way to his first championship the NBA.
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