Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 2/14/13
So, as a collective audience, can we finally appreciate the greatness that we are experiencing with LeBron James? When are we gonna stop with the charade of who’s the best player in the league when the answer is obvious? After the Miami Heat defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 117-104 on Tuesday night, James put himselfdoubt into an exclusive club; himself. By scoring 30 points, James became the first player to score 30 points and shoot, at least, 60 percent from the field, eclipsing the previous five-game record held by Moses Malone and Adrian Dantley. In a year in which James has won NBA MVP, his first championship, Finals MVP, a gold medal and scoring his 20,000th point, the record is just the latest in accomplishments for James, who is gaining all sorts of comparisons with Michael Jordan. The comparison is unfair. Why? We can compare stats, like how each player is an efficient scorer, have excellent Player Efficiency Ratings and have pantheon-level scoring averages, but that wou...
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