LeBron James is the best basketball player on the planet. He has been to eight straight NBA finals on three different teams – this is unheard of. LeBron and the Heat melted down against the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA Finals during his first season with the Heat. That team had no business in the finals – LeBron, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh overachieved. In his second season with the Cleveland Cavaliers (after leaving the Heat) he led Cleveland to the chip over the Golden State Warriors. Again, Cleveland had no business beating that team. They overachieved and the Warriors choked.
Shannon Sharpe and Skip Bayless of Fox Sport’s Undefeated recently argued over who was better – LeBron or Kevin Durant. This debate is comical. Everybody is giving Durant credit for winning back-to-back chips, but Shannon dropped knowledge to dead the debate: