Stephen A. refuses to be labeled as a 'LeBron hater' | First Take

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Stephen A. Smith pleads with Kendrick Perkins to stop calling him a hater while debating LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan.
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  • “I don’t have to remind you of my position”...... rattles off his entire position

    John BordeauxJohn Bordeaux56 minuuttia sitten
  • “We will NEVER see someone mimic Lebron” uhhhh honestly give Ben Simmons a bit of a better jumper and that’s young Lebron part 2 frfr

    John BordeauxJohn BordeauxTunti sitten
  • Remember. LeBron wears Michael's number. LeBron is remaking Michael's movie. Mimmick that Perk!!

    Mr. DbldbluMr. Dbldblu6 tuntia sitten
  • LeBron is an incredible talent. He really is amazing. But I must say this. He is no MJ. Period. Jordan led the league in scoring and won the defensive player of the year in one season. You can't do that on PlayStation. LeBron hasn't won DPOY. Lastly, I have never seen people celebrate losing the way that they celebrate losing with LeBron. 6 finals losses. Period. MJ never lost in the finals. LBJ can NEVER top perfection. Plus the awful showing against Dallas. MJ's the goat. It ain't even close. Not one, but 2 three seats. Unheard of. None reaching game 7. MJ all day.

    Mr. DbldbluMr. Dbldblu6 tuntia sitten
  • Steven A is definitely the #2 LeBron hater behind the greatest hater of all in SKIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIP Bayless

    Cherno TourayCherno Touray9 tuntia sitten
  • Two students sat for their final exams each year , one did his 6 times and 6 times he had the highest scores so he was rewarded six times with rings; The other student took his final exams 10 times and passed his exams 4 times. Well they both did their best and were appreciated. Here is the twist the one that passed his exams 4 times thinks he is better than the 6 times, 6 passed exams. 😂🤣 are you kidding us LJ ?

    Smart AbbeySmart AbbeyPäivä sitten
  • Why is Molly on this show still

    AfroThunder GFuzAfroThunder GFuzPäivä sitten
  • Listen Bron is at the table but Jordan is at the head of the table. They both gonna eat but... Bron has to wait for Jordan to serve the food and when Jordan makes the move to eat, only then shall Bron proceed after Jordan has started to eat. Jordan is the Omega Alpha at the table. hey Bron is crazy nice but Jordan is the illest!

    kwame powellkwame powellPäivä sitten
  • All have seemed to forgotten the greatest player ever whom is Wilt Chamberlain. They speak of Michael and Lebron as greatness? They're not even in a little bit. However, Wilt Chamberlain's greatness was so great that the NBA,,, the freakin NBA itself CHANGED the game of basketball to STOP his greatness! Now,, think about that for a moment. Michael and Lebron are great players, however, to label either of them the G.O.A.T over Wilt Chamberlain or even Bill Russel (with 11 Championships) is pure ignorance😕

    SergeantRich-CutzSergeantRich-Cutz2 päivää sitten
  • Well if that’s the case from what I’ve seen when someone mimics someone it means there great! No one mimics Lebron because he’s not a leader this man have been in the league for 17yrs MJ took 3yrs off came back and won 3 more. Like what they say what lebron took a decade to mature into MJ came in the LEAGUE with

    Julie Santa ElenaJulie Santa Elena2 päivää sitten
  • Why give this man air time. James is awesome, but not the Goat by Far. James and all America in a way, Worships Jordan. Jordan 3 peated twice. And you NEVER, NEVER,NEVER self proclaim to be the greatest of all time. LeBron isn't even top 10 for me. When its all said and done, it's about championship Rings. Would you like best defender, scoring, rebounds, assist, maps, dunks, or a Ring? So it's always about Rings. Mike 6- James 4. Until James gets 7 shut up.Even if he gets 6 rings he still not the Goat.

    Joey JacobJoey Jacob3 päivää sitten
  • LeBron is the Goat

    Kendzz 23Kendzz 233 päivää sitten
  • Hi

  • LeBron GOAT period .

    Mikel KeithMikel Keith4 päivää sitten
  • Man the game is weak now plus the men back then were men , lebron would not be able to handle that pressure back then maybe speed but the physically would get worn down

    Jeremy CarterJeremy Carter4 päivää sitten
  • Is lebron James Kendrick Perkins’ lover or something. Bro going hard for him

    Markel GMarkel G4 päivää sitten
  • TBH if you check the stats LeBron is more efficient in offense. In 1984 there was only 23 teams and now is 30, so to win a champion these years is much more difficult then 30years ago. Never lose the finals doesn't means anything, it could only means in other years he can't bring his team to final. MJ's greatness is because of his 6 FMVP 5MVP and DPOY these award makes him the G.O.A.T.

    Sam ChangSam Chang5 päivää sitten
  • MJ never played with a dominant big man nor did he go searching for other superstars to pair up with. He never lost a finals against tougher competition. He won the NBA finals three straight years TWICE in between a two year retirement and he was the finals MVP in each one. Moreover, I don't recall that Jordan ever referred to himself as the best player in the world much less as the GOAT. He didn't have to. The world and the players that witnessed his phenomenal talents knew he was the best. He wasn't bigger and stronger than other players, he just routinely posterized bigger and stronger players.

    Pablo RoblesPablo Robles5 päivää sitten
  • Look at the teams LeBron James dragged to the finals. Also look at the teams LeBron James has faced. MJ never faced teams like the Warriors like LeBron did and had to do 4 TIMES! And one of those times Love/Irving we’re out and 2 times the warriors had KD. And LeBron came back from 3-1 to beat a 73-9 Warriors teams that had 2 HOFs and the best shooting backcourt in NBA history. Also they prop up MJ awards when he didn’t win rings yet tear down Bron for winning those awards and losing in the FINALS!!!

    Matt KramerMatt Kramer5 päivää sitten
  • When LBJ fans got destroyed by FACTS and PROOF , their LAST WORDS ARE "YOURE AN HATER" LOL

    WordWar IiiWordWar Iii5 päivää sitten
  • He’s not number 2. I guess people forgot about Magic, Bird, Thomas, Pippen, KAREEM, TIM DUNCAN, AI, Big O, T MAC ETC STOP IT!

    Turbo GreenTurbo Green5 päivää sitten
  • Id rather win only four finals than only go to six with the same team

    Marcos GalloMarcos Gallo6 päivää sitten
  • mj never lost a series he shouldnt lose, after 2011, we can use the word never

    rai ganrai gan6 päivää sitten
  • perk is the youngest but look the oldest lol

    rai ganrai gan6 päivää sitten

    ROGER PUTUTROGER PUTUT6 päivää sitten
  • If lebron james can win dpoy.. i can say he's the goat.. but i think thats imposible now.. Just saying

    cutee liamcutee liam6 päivää sitten
  • Perk where is your critical thinking man. Dude MJ did not loose in any finals game. MJ did not trade half of his team. You know what shame on you.

    Roussel De GuzmanRoussel De Guzman6 päivää sitten
  • LeBron is great. But, every single metric made to give criteria to the top basketball player, MJ wins all of them by a landslide. The only thing LeBron has is longevity. Cool, he get an attendance award

    SmithCommaBenjaminSmithCommaBenjamin6 päivää sitten
  • refusing to accept something doesn't mean its not reality

    Lord BeerusLord Beerus6 päivää sitten

    Juice BillionaireJuice Billionaire7 päivää sitten
  • Because Perks you have no brain when you talk. Lebron can only be the goat if he can eliminate his 6 final losses.

    xxsaixx89xxsaixx897 päivää sitten
  • Perk hahaha. Guess you are just without a brain, ben simons and luka are similar lebron

    xxsaixx89xxsaixx897 päivää sitten
  • The big guy in the middle is perhaps as pathetic as L B ...

    Michael WeberMichael Weber7 päivää sitten
  • I love when facts are being put out that MJ is the goat and Lebron nut huggers just start blurting out gibberish lmao it warms my testis

    Over9KiloOver9Kilo7 päivää sitten
  • For any kids who are going to read this I’m going to give you the REAL 90s basketball run down, cause the rest of these old heads are trying to protect their nostalgia and $500 Jordan shoes collection: NY Knicks-They were a tough physical team with ONE HOF in Patrick Ewing who didn’t pass and had bad knees. Their second best player was John Starks, and guy who use to bag groceries then went to the CBA. Think of JR Smith in his prime. Pacers-Another tough, physical team with one HOFer in Reggie Miller. Reggie was great, but was no better than Overall than Klay Thompson, just had more charisma. Well coached, but no athleticism at all. They also had Rick Smits who was good, but slower than Jokic and always in foul trouble.Mark Jackson couldn’t jump or shoot, and by the time Mullin got there his personal deamons made sure he was toast. Magic-Great offensive team, but young, bad defensively. and really had one playmaker: Penny. Shaq was a beast tho. They actually beat Jordan, mostly because Horace Grant couldn’t miss in that 95 series, but Grant was hurt in 1996 and they got swept. Really good team tho Cavs-No HOFers. Led by a guy Brad Daugherty who was notorious for being soft. They also had Mark Price who was like a poor mans John Stockton. Larry Nance could dunk but do little else And Craig Elho was a ok athlete, but not a great shooter as the my have you believe. Heat-One HOFer. Zo was a great defender who played hard but had two moves on offense. Tim Hardaway great was streaky cause his bad knee and not good on defense. Great defensive team but couldn’t score. Watch those Knicks/heat games. Hawks-Think of Jazz today. Playoff team, but never going to win. Stacy Augmon was only guy on team who could dunk. 76ers, Pistons, Nets, Bucks, Bullets are not even worth mentioning cause they were trash. That’s the truth kids. Not ONE great team in that group except the Magic who had potential. Good teams, but not as good as these old heads want you to believe.

    Joe JacksonJoe Jackson8 päivää sitten
  • This is why we all take lebron fans for granted

    Sebastian GarciaSebastian Garcia8 päivää sitten
  • Lebron has a better chance to make the finals than Mj has to make a shot ( not a joke being fr)

    Tyimaru AshburnTyimaru Ashburn8 päivää sitten
  • Max yelling

    Natural American XR7Natural American XR78 päivää sitten
  • If LBJ Do a 4-Peat will he be the goat?

    TMarzetteTMarzette8 päivää sitten
  • MJ is the GOAT,, Lebron one of the greats..

    Julius TjahyadiJulius Tjahyadi8 päivää sitten
  • Perkins-1 Stephen A-0

    Money my motiveMoney my motive8 päivää sitten
  • erase the 6 losts so he can take his never back!

    jose aries Tanjose aries Tan9 päivää sitten
  • Perk. Font nobody. Wany to. Be. No. LeBron.

    Jazz TravisJazz Travis9 päivää sitten
  • Perk. He will. Not. He aint. No. Where. Near. The. GOAT. Period

    Jazz TravisJazz Travis9 päivää sitten
  • That lbj hate will cost SAS his career, believe me if he doesn't stop... he will fall off soon

    trancecodtrancecod9 päivää sitten
  • 0:53 Love this moment

    yazan jaberyazan jaber9 päivää sitten
  • wow, very cool !

    lee kleinsmithlee kleinsmith9 päivää sitten
  • Goat: I’m the goat.

    Romulus RemusRomulus Remus9 päivää sitten
  • 4≠6

    Romulus RemusRomulus Remus9 päivää sitten
  • I have a serious question. When Jordan won championships was the narrative about who he wasn't better than or did we celebrate the winner?

    Eddie PEddie P9 päivää sitten
  • Anyone still watch this video?

    yommie orexyommie orex9 päivää sitten
  • True max! It took him alot longer to get it”

    Lance FrederickLance Frederick9 päivää sitten
  • I'm from Chicago and have seen both MJ and Lebron. You want a great example of why most people insist that MJ is the GOAT? Jordan's first game in Madison Square garden in 1984. His first game in MSG he went off with an epic performance. By the end of the game, after one of his dunks, the crowd gave him a standing ovation. In New York. Why? Because Jordan was LIKE NOTHING THEY HAD EVER SEEN BEFORE. Not Bird, Magic, Dr J. And it is in that respect that Lebron is not Jordan's equal. It's not stats or championships. If you have seen the two play, you know which one is the Mozart of basketball. Mad respect to both players but you can't convince anybody who has seen Jordan play a lot that Lebron is his equal. Had Jordan not lost his dad in 1993 and stopped for 2 years, he would probably have had 8 rings.

    John SbarbaroJohn Sbarbaro9 päivää sitten
  • It's that's what separates Jordan as the GREATEST....nobody FEARS the other all time greats...Jordan had Mike Tyson's fear factor and Ali's SKILL with Roy Jones TALENT and Mayweathers DEFENSE. The GOAT

    Roy S.Roy S.10 päivää sitten
  • Jordan didn't face the competition , Jordan was the competition, that's the difference... Jordan was the greatest, other teams faced him. When Lebron got outscored by Jason Terry and had JJ Barrea guard him, no one feared Lebron, they just took his ring ... when players faced MJ, there was fear and MJ crushed them🔥 Mj -🐐 ✔️

    Roy S.Roy S.10 päivää sitten
    • Lol no dude the Detroit Piston wasn't afraid of Jordan they killed him in the first round twice he had to go work out at the gym to get stronger so he don't get pushed around and then he gotten Scottie Pimpin to help him get past the Detroit Pistons before teams start being afraid to go against him

      lennell sorrelslennell sorrels8 päivää sitten
  • So let me get this straight all people vouching for MJ have played in the league or still play in the league. All people vouching for lebron are behind their keyboard or not basketball players. Interesting 🤔

    Roy S.Roy S.10 päivää sitten
  • LeBron is the next magic.

    cory tarwatercory tarwater10 päivää sitten
  • They just don’t get it, it doesn’t matter what LeBron will do, you can’t undo 6 finals losses, you can’t undo what he did against Dallas and how the Spurs destroyed him and the Miami Heat the last time. LeBron is great, but can we please stop comparing him to MJ

    RalphRalph10 päivää sitten
  • Well said Stephen A

    RalphRalph10 päivää sitten
  • Everyone forget about kobe

    Oscar EncisoOscar Enciso10 päivää sitten
  • Perkins is an emotional wreck with no facts.

    Fight or Die BoxingFight or Die Boxing11 päivää sitten
    • @John Sbarbaro: How he get a job is beyond me. Analyst are supposed to have data to support their argument. They apparently stopped teaching that in college and writing papers. Just another dumbazz that makes Stephen A and Max look brilliant.

      Fight or Die BoxingFight or Die Boxing9 päivää sitten
    • No kidding. The guy won't listen to what other people have to say, which makes intelligent dialogue impossible.

      John SbarbaroJohn Sbarbaro9 päivää sitten
    • Perkins 🤣🤣🤣

      bilinas minibilinas mini10 päivää sitten

    Shweta KumarShweta Kumar11 päivää sitten
    • more to go to tie him . . . 😁

      bilinas minibilinas mini10 päivää sitten
  • Is very funny when People's talk about Jordan still today. Jordan will always be the best basketball player in the World. Jordan is a GOD of Basketball. LeBron James is like a Rookie by Jordan today. LeBron James changed Teams to Win Championship's. So Learn idiots. LeBron James never had a steady Team. LeBron James is like a Homeless basketball player jumping from team to team to Win. C, To H, to now L. It will take LeBron James 25 years to win 6 championships 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆. It toke 7 years for Jodan to get his 6 Rings. Just learn how he retire one year after winning 3 champion Rings in a Row to then come back a year later to only Win 3 More Rings Shutting hatter's big Mouths. No lie. Jordan did it in Only 6 years. How long it took LeBron to win 4 Championship's? Learn. LeBron hates America the place that got him and his family Rich. You hate your Flag? I'm making sure James don't Win no more. Go get Blessed 🙏 by Jesus Christ and stop working for The illuminati666😈. 📉Checkout the RATINGS📉 Nobody seems to watch basketball no more. Do your research and see. LeBron lost most of his Fans for turning his games into Politics. You will not be here to win a 6th Championship. Still confused? good. Go get Blessed 🙏 Before is all to late for you. Try winning a champion ship while having thee FLU and stressed out because of the father's death. Go back and see the full games. Jordan did way better than James today when Jodan was in his College Years. Learn. Jordan is not the Goat, Jordan is a Super Basketball GOD. Learn Rookies.

    Pedro BosquePedro Bosque11 päivää sitten
  • Perkins is as dumb as he looks

    Mean Mister MustardMean Mister Mustard11 päivää sitten
    • Zion gone take lebrin torch already

      Shauka HodanShauka Hodan10 päivää sitten
  • why mimic GARBAGE? no one will ever dream to be like lebron. no one will ever dream to have a short cut career like lebron

    Mean Mister MustardMean Mister Mustard11 päivää sitten
    • had it easy. And people believe this? Nonsense

      Shauka HodanShauka Hodan10 päivää sitten
  • Lebron talk is everywhere. These people cant even sleep without lebrons name in their mind. Hahahah

    ActionClick KillActionClick Kill11 päivää sitten
  • Stop these nonsense. Talk to me again when someone got 6-0 final record. Period.

    Bill CheungBill Cheung11 päivää sitten
  • Zip it Perks!

    jose sotojose soto11 päivää sitten
  • I think i just felt in love

    Alyssa KhanAlyssa Khan11 päivää sitten
  • Perkins was just too young to understand what MJ has accomplished. I guess watching old video ain't the same as watching it live.

    Barkadleh MiguilBarkadleh Miguil11 päivää sitten
  • Kobe is still better then lebron

    Jose Juan JonJose Juan Jon11 päivää sitten
  • Is it better to go to the NBA finals and lose or to not even reach the finals? If LeBron gets two more rings, then he has equaled Jordan in championships, but would be way ahead in Finals appearances. Why does Stephen A. Smith not hold the years that Jordan failed to reach the Finals at all against him? It's as if James elevating those crappy Cavs teams to the Finals is a penalty.

    fishbone3333fishbone333311 päivää sitten
  • I agree with SAS and Max for most of this BUT.. Perkins is right to at least entertain the idea of Lebron getting to 6 rings and becoming the goat.

    Romeoosso GamingRomeoosso Gaming11 päivää sitten
  • yall act like jordan won them titles himself.... ma dude had pippen, and rodman on his side LOL

    MontanaMontana11 päivää sitten
  • We’ve seen magic Johnson already that’s who Lebron is

    Stephen TaylorStephen Taylor12 päivää sitten
  • Won championships with THREE different teams. Known for hitting clutch shots. 34.1% lifetime 3 point percentage. 7 championships . . . Robert Horry. LeBron just has three more to go to tie him . . . 😁

    Clay PageClay Page12 päivää sitten
  • Perkins 🤣🤣🤣

    mmonu franklinmmonu franklin12 päivää sitten
  • Coming in second place more than anyone else is consistency but it isn't greatness.

    roving warriorroving warrior12 päivää sitten
  • I dont think Stephen A’s a hater. However, when he said Lebron had the easiest path or he played in a soft era, he was discrediting James of every achievement, hard work, and effort going to that 8 straight finals. That was clearly disrespectful. This type of nonsense comments that are repeatedly aired are what brainwashed people into thinking Lebron had it easy. And people believe this? Nonsense

    MCMC12 päivää sitten
  • Zion gone take lebrin torch already

    937boss man937boss man12 päivää sitten
  • It's not upon him to accept, he's a big lebron hater 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

    Caroline sallyCaroline sally12 päivää sitten
  • *These are the top 30 greatest players of all time **_(not the BEST players of all time, not the BEST peak of all time, the GREATEST players)_* _See Notes at the bottom for a definition of what 'greatest players' means_ *GOAT TIER* 1. *M. Jordan 6 Rings, 6 FMVPs, 5 MVPs, DPOY, 10xScoring champ, 3xSteals champ, 11x All NBA, 9x All Defensive* - Career Stats 30.1 PPG, 6.2 Reb, 5.3 Asst, 50% FG, 33% 3FG , 84% FT - Prime Stats 33.2 PPG, 6.4 Reb, 6.0 Asst, 52% FG, 31% 3FG , 85% FT *TIER 2* 2. *K. Abdul-Jabbar 6 Rings, 2 FMVPs, 6 MVPs, 2xScoring champ, 4xBlock champ, 15x All NBA, 11x All Defensive* - Career Stats 24.6 PPG, 11.2 Reb, 3.6 Asst, 56% FG, 72% FT - Prime Stats 30.0 PPG, 15.6 Reb, 4.4 Asst, 55% FG, 70% FT 3. *L. James 4 Rings, 4 FMVPs, 4 MVPs, 1xScoring champ, 1xAssist champ, 16x All NBA, 6x All Defensive* - Career Stats 27.1 PPG, 7.4 Reb, 7.4 Asst, 50% FG, 34% 3FG , 73% FT - Prime Stats 28.0 PPG, 7.6 Reb, 7.1 Asst, 52% FG, 35% 3FG , 76% FT 4. *K. Bryant 5 Rings, 2 FMVPs, 1MVP, 2xScoring champ, 15x All NBA, 12x All Defensive* - Career Stats 25.0 PPG, 5.2 Reb, 4.7 Asst, 45% FG, 33% 3FG , 84% FT - Prime Stats 29.3 PPG, 5.9 Reb, 5.3 Asst, 45% FG, 35% 3FG , 85% FT 5. *M. Johnson 5 Rings, 3 FMVPs, 3MVPs, 4xAssist champ, 2xSteals champ, 10x All NBA* - Career Stats 19.5 PPG, 7.2 Reb, 11.2 Asst, 52% FG, 30% 3FG , 85% FT - Prime Stats 20.5 PPG, 6.6 Reb, 12.4 Asst, 52% FG, 31% 3FG , 86% FT 6. *B. Russell 11 Rings, 5 FMVPs, 5 MVPs, 4xRebound champ, 11x All NBA, 1x All Defensive (would have had more)* - Career Stats 15.1 PPG, 22.5 Reb, 4.3 Asst, 44% FG, 56% FT - Prime Stats 17.0 PPG, 23.7 Reb, 3.9 Asst, 45% FG, 57 % FT 7. *L. Bird 3 Rings, 2 FMVPs, 3 MVPs, 10x All NBA, 3x All Defensive* - Career Stats 24.3 PPG, 10.0 Reb, 6.3 Asst, 50% FG, 38% 3FG , 89% FT - Prime Stats 26.1 PPG, 10.1 Reb, 6.5 Asst, 51% FG, 38% 3FG , 89% FT *TIER 3* 8. *S. O'Neal. 4 Rings, 3 FMVPs, 1 MVP, 2xScoring champ, 14x All NBA, 3x All Defensive* - Career Stats 23.7 PPG, 10.9 Reb, 2.5 Asst, 58% FG, 53% FT - Prime Stats 27.9 PPG, 11.9 Reb, 3.1 Asst, 57% FG, 54% FT 9. *W. Chamberlain 2 Rings, 1 FMVP, 4 MVPs, 7xScoring champ, 11xRebound champ, 1x Assist champ, 10x All NBA, 2x All Defensive* - Career Stats 30.1 PPG, 22.9 Reb, 4.1 Asst, 54% FG, 51% FT - Prime Stats 39.6 PPG, 24.8 Reb, 3.4 Asst, 51% FG, 55% FT 10. *T. Duncan 5 Rings, 3 FMVPs, 2 MVPs, 15x All NBA, 15x All Defensive* - Career Stats 19.0 PPG, 10.8 Reb, 3.0 Asst, 51% FG, 70% FT - Prime Stats 22.8 PPG, 12.3 Reb, 3.2 Asst, 51% FG, 69% FT 11. *J. Erving 3 Rings, 2 FMVPs, 4MVPs, 3xScoring champ, 12x All NBA, 1x All Defensive* - Career Stats 24.2 PPG, 8.5 Reb, 4.2 Asst, 51% FG, 30% 3FG , 78% FT - Prime Stats 26.2 PPG, 10.1 Reb, 4.5 Asst, 50% FG, 31% 3FG , 78% FT 12. *H. Olajuwon. 2 Rings, 2 FMVPs, 1 MVP, 2 DPOY, 3xBlock champ, 2xRebound champ, 12x All NBA, 9x All Defensive* - Career Stats 21.8 PPG, 11.1 Reb, 2.5 Asst, 51% FG, 71% FT - Prime Stats 25.2 PPG, 12.3 Reb, 3.1 Asst, 52% FG, 74% FT *TIER 4* 13. *K. Durant 2 Rings, 2 FMVPs, 1MVP, 4xScoring champ, 9x All NBA* - Career Stats 27.0 PPG, 7.1 Reb, 4.1 Asst, 49% FG, 38% 3FG , 88% FT - Prime Stats 28.9 PPG, 7.6 Reb, 4.0 Asst, 49% FG, 38% 3FG , 89% FT 14. *S. Curry 3 Rings, 2MVPs, 1xScoring champ, 1xSteals champ, 6x All NBA* - Career Stats 23.5 PPG, 4.5 Reb, 6.6 Asst, 48% FG, 44% 3FG , 91% FT - Prime Stats 25.6 PPG, 4.7 Reb, 6.9 Asst, 48% FG, 44% 3FG , 91% FT 15. *D. Wade 3 Rings, 1 FMVP, 1xScoring champ, 8x All NBA, 3x All Defensive* - Career Stats 22.0 PPG, 4.7 Reb, 5.4 Asst, 48% FG, 29% 3FG , 77% FT - Prime Stats 26.6 PPG, 5.2 Reb, 6.6 Asst, 49% FG, 29% 3FG , 77% FT 16. *O. Robertson 1 Ring, 1 MVP, 6xAssist champ, 11x All NBA* - Career Stats 25.7 PPG, 7.5 Reb, 9.5 Asst, 49% FG, 84% FT - Prime Stats 30.4 PPG, 9.4 Reb, 10.7 Asst, 49% FG, 84% FT 17. *J. West 1 Ring, 1 FMVP, 1xScoring champ, 1xAssists champ, 12x All NBA, 5x All Defensive* - Career Stats 27.0 PPG, 5.8 Reb, 6.7 Asst, 47% FG, 81% FT - Prime Stats 29.4 PPG, 6.6 Reb, 5.7 Asst, 48% FG, 82% FT 18. *K. Leonard 2 Rings, 2 FMVPs, 2 DPOY, 1xSteals champ, 4xAll NBA, 6xAll Defensive* - Career Stats 18.7 PPG, 6.4 Reb, 2.7 Asst, 49% FG, 38% 3FG , 86% FT - Prime Stats 23.1 PPG, 6.7 Reb, 3.3 Asst, 49% FG, 38% 3FG , 86% FT 19. *J. Havlicek 8 Rings, 1 FMVP, 11x All NBA, 8x All Defensive* - Career Stats 20.8 PPG, 6.3 Reb, 4.8 Asst, 44% FG, 82% FT - Prime Stats 24.2 PPG, 7.5 Reb, 6.3 Asst, 45% FG, 83% FT 20. *I. Thomas 2 Rings, 1 FMVP, 1xAssists champ, 5x All NBA* - Career Stats 19.2 PPG, 3.6 Reb, 9.3 Asst, 45% FG, 29% 3FG , 76% FT - Prime Stats 20.7 PPG, 3.8 Reb, 10.0 Asst, 47% FG, 28% 3FG , 77% FT NEXT 10 *TIER 5* 21. K. Malone 22. D. Nowitzki 23. B. Petit 24. C. Barkley 25. M. Malone 26. S. Pipen *TIER 6* 27. D. Robinson 28. K. Garnett 29. A. Iverson 30. C. Drexler _Notes:_ _What makes a great player? Glad you asked. Greatness of career, so accolades and accomplishments + how good of a player they were in their prime relative to their competition in their era._ _Prime stats are taken from a player's 7 best contiguous statistical years_

    Tom BossonTom Bosson12 päivää sitten
  • This is getting ridiculous, I can't watch another argument about this. It feels like groundhog day.

    He BoHe Bo12 päivää sitten
  • If you don't make the statements such as "LeBron is GOAT" then you're the hater. Kendrick Perkins is living in his own world lol

    Dramatic AnticipationDramatic Anticipation12 päivää sitten
  • BIG PERK won the discussion: You can't say NEVER in sports. Perk played professional sport... Max and Stephen I DOUBT IT 🤣🤣🤣😥

    Luis MeranLuis Meran12 päivää sitten
  • Never!!! MJ 🐐 CASE is closed

    Mohammed Al ShehhiMohammed Al Shehhi12 päivää sitten
  • Did I just saw Perkins giving BJ to LBJ?

    aryan rajaryan raj12 päivää sitten

    chris vaughnchris vaughn12 päivää sitten
  • Oscar dont get respect he was better

    Joseph LopezJoseph Lopez12 päivää sitten
  • Steven A. be using that skip bayless formula when it comes to LeBron😂😂😂not a good look... let the greats be great🙌💯

    King meKing me12 päivää sitten
  • They should just let people all over the world and vote on who’s the goat and make it official

    Mike ValadezMike Valadez12 päivää sitten
  • MJ was good but could not do it without Phil lemme just say that ....LeBron coaches was ...checkmate

    OTB Big SantosOTB Big Santos12 päivää sitten
  • Playing with a ball dont make a man ...L.James is an idiot ..dont help the black neighborhoods..that make a man ,helping others ..not pushing racism and arrogants.

    AlanAlan12 päivää sitten
  • How can one say "Never say never?" Then argue that there will never being another Lebron?

    Mr. BradingMr. Brading12 päivää sitten
  • Michael Jordan won "6 out of 6" finals...but he played for 15 seasons. He just couldn't make it to the Finals enough.

    Alok SomaniAlok Somani12 päivää sitten
  • Those anemic "NBA Ratings" say it all. Its not impressive when (top 5 contemporaries) form Super Teams just to win, especially during the weakest NBA Era. Who cares!

    CopyRightStrikeZ_BanditCopyRightStrikeZ_Bandit12 päivää sitten
  • Out of all NBA players who ever played the game I would take MJ first overall pick.

    ChoonchillaChoonchilla13 päivää sitten
  • One name is always forgotten in these comparisons. Scottie Pippen... one of the best to ever play the game.

    Anthony JacksonAnthony Jackson13 päivää sitten
  • James is a horse that keep on going

    Azariah TedfordAzariah Tedford13 päivää sitten
  • James eats spinach

    Azariah TedfordAzariah Tedford13 päivää sitten