It’s a debate that has been raging on for what feels like hundreds of years – who’s the greatest of all time, Michael Jordan or LeBron James?
And let’s get something straight here, no matter all the yelling by people on TV, both MJ and LeBron are two of the greatest to every play the game. It would be silly to think otherwise.
With that said, let’s look at 10 key things that LeBron still trails Jordan in:
Appearances on NBA All-Defensive team: Jordan 9 times, LeBron 6
Jordan is one of the fiercest players to ever play the game and that intensity often was shown on the defensive end of the floor. He took zero plays off and often guarded the other team’s best player. LeBron has also excelled on defense but still trails MJ in this category.