Michael Jordan or LeBron James: Which one is the Greatest of All Time?

Take a trip down memory lane at the story of Jordan's titles:. We of the "Jordan is the greatest" generation decided Scottie Pippen doesn't know what he's talking about. MJ did it with his team, yes they had off season moves but did not to bring in players like Love, Bosh, Wade etc to win.

The Pistons overcame Chicago until Jordan got over the hump in LeBron James celebrates with an American flag after defeating Spain during the gold medal game in the London Olympics. But if LeBron can take care of business? Email Address Enter valid email address. Call me when LeBron has six championships I didn't do the hoop earring, either. Does that mean Jordan's don't count? He sees the athletic ability and the eye-popping stats, and he's way too easily swayed by the idea of another MJ.

He choked against the Knicks in his prime and had sub-par series against the Heat, Sonics, Hawks, Magic etc. Personalized daily email with your favorite topics sports and entertainment. Nobody — and I mean nobody, including Irving himself — probably got more joy out of that final shot than James did. Sign up now to receive Sports Illustrated's best content, special offers and much more. Which is why rookies have the freedom to perform batter.

They saved the league. He kind of transcended that era. I have no idea what the hell you're talking about, neither Doc or West are even close in the objective figures.

He looked for the contact also. Think Roger Federer. Gregory Shamus, Getty Images.

Who is basketball’s GOAT — LeBron James or Michael Jordan?

Graczyk May 6, at 9: GM May 6, at 8: At the end of the day everyone has their opinion this is just mine, and to be honest both players are so great it may as well be considered a preference. So LeBron is playing it safe and avoiding the self-serving answer. Timing, as well. March 13, So who is the real GOAT? Not surprisingly, his teams suffered because of those failures. The Charlotte Observer. Check Mate. During my era as a sports fan or so to the present , there have been two indisputables.

This is our old blog. Nobody can ever be Michael Jordan to me.