James met Jordan and played in a pickup game with him in 2001 when he was 16 years old and Jordan was preparing to make his final comeback with the Wizards, according to ESPN. After he was drafted in ’03, James scrimmaged at Jordan’s annual summer camp at UC Santa Barbara.
Did LeBron ever meet Jordan?
LeBron James was stunned when he met Michael Jordan. As a sophomore in high school, James saw the six-time champion using a bench press in Chicago in 2001. He felt as though he were having a religious experience. “I literally couldn’t believe it was him,” James said in an interview with Uninterrupted.
What does Michael Jordan think of LeBron James?
But according to ESPN’s Michael Wilbon, Michael Jordan is a big fan of James, rather than seeing him as a rival. As Wilbon told “The Rich Eisen Show,” Jordan would call him up to complain after he took shots at James during his first few years in the league.
Is LeBron faster than Jordan?
Originally Answered: Who is faster, Michael Jordan or LeBron James? LeBron is faster running the length of the court because his strides are longer. Michael is quicker because of his faster twitch muscles.
Is LeBron better than Jordan?
LeBron James’ numbers show that he is, in fact, a better overall player. However, Jordan has scored more overall and has a better finals record. LeBron’s stats show that he is more efficient than Jordan. Jordan has a better free throw percentage, and that improves his points per game average.
What LeBron said about Kobe?
LeBron James has reflected on the time since the death of Kobe Bryant a year ago, saying: “There’s a lot of things that die in this world, but legends never die.”
What’s LeBron’s phone number?
LeBron James’ phone number has leaked on the internet, and this morning he woke up to a bunch of random voicemails from people named Drake, Warren Buffet, Dr. Dre, and Coach K. Or at least that’s the conceit of his latest Nike ad. And yes, you can call 305-767-2226 and leave a message for the King himself.