Originally written on Menudo Bol  |  Last updated 11/14/14

So much for acting like you’ve been there before, LeBron.

Much fuss was made about LeBron’s performance, which is odd, considering Kevin Durant out performed him not only in the Gold game……..but the Olympics in general.


Scope the stats:

Gold Game             3FG       FT         Off     Def        PF     Blk     TO      Pts


5 Kevin Durant       5-13        9-10       2         7          1         1        0        30

6 LeBron James      1-3         2-2         3         4         4       0        1         19


 Olympics            3FG       FGA Pct     FT      Off     Def     Blk     Stl      Pts    Avg

5 Kevin Durant    34-65     .523     24-27     6         40       5      13     156       19.5

6 LeBron James  6-20       .300     12-16      15        30       2      11      106       13.3

LeBron even airballed a 3. And if I remember correctly, the line is closer to the rim than it is in the NBA. Can anyone explain this massive fascination that the media has with making LeBron James seem better  than he actual is? Seriously.


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