Originally written on Beyond The Buzzer  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Sunday, LeBron James won his fourth Most Valuable Player award in five years, joining Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (six), Michael Jordan (five), Bill Russell (five) and Wilt Chamberlain (four) as the only players in NBA history to win the award at least four times. The nine-year veteran needs two more to tie Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the most MVP awards in league history, something the NBA legend thinks he’s more than capable of doing. According to Chris Tomasson, Fox Sports Florida: “As long as LeBron stays healthy and keeps playing the game at a high level, he, of course, could break my record,’’ Abdul-Jabbar wrote in an email to FOX Sports Florida minutes after James had been awarded his latest trophy. “The challenges he faces are getting injured or losing interest.’’
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