Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Ever since LeBron James entered the NBA, he has had to deal with the shadow of Michael Jordan. Jordan is still considered by most to be the greatest NBA basketball player of all-time. His individual and team trophy cases certainly give us and others to believe so. It certainly isn't something that can be argued with. James, like Jordan, is a multi-MVP award winner as well as NBA champion and Finals MVP. He is still behind Jordan on all counts, and most refuse to give him similar credit. It is said that nobody could guard Jordan, and the same argument can be made for LeBron. Jordan doesn't believe LeBron couldn't beat him in a game of one-on-one, and if you go into most internet message boards, people would say the same. LeBron cannot win with fans and especially with the media when it comes to MJ. But he has rarely addressed all the talk Jordan comparisons and talk, including his relationship with MJ, that is until a he gave a revealing interview to ESPN's Chris Broussard. One of the things that James is criticized for is the idea that he doesn't have the same drive and 'killer instinct' that everyone applauds Jordan for. When Broussard asked James to address this, he gave a wonderful response:Read more →
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Report: Redskins interested in Ndamukong Suh

Report: Darrelle Revis likely to hit free agent market

Le'Veon Bell could face up to a four-game suspension

Report: Giants place franchise tag on Jason Pierre-Paul

Vikings GM: Team has spoken with Adrian Peterson


Yu Darvish on notion he quit on Rangers: ‘That’s BS‘

Tiger Woods' agent refutes drug suspension claim

Bryce Harper says he needs to ‘step up’ this season

Report: Chiefs place franchise tag on Justin Houston

What a Marcus Mariota trade might look like

Ndamukong Suh to hit free agency, no franchise tag

Nik Stauskas wears Michigan State gear after lost bet

Bret Bielema takes away player's car after DUI

NHL player traded after daughter's heartbreaking letter

Curt Schilling unloads on Twitter trolls again

Pirates Corey Hart cut his foot getting into a whirlpool

Steve Spurrier joins Twitter, jabs Clemson

Michael Jordan makes his first Forbes billionaire list

Nick Young rips ESPN anchor over Iggy Azalea insult

Sad LeBron literally looks in mirror after loss to Rockets

Could Holly Holm be a worthy challenger for Ronda Rousey?

Gronk spikes Lombardi Trophy cake on his bro's head

In defense of Geno Smith

NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Report: Redskins interested in Suh

Report: Revis likely to hit free agency

Steve Spurrier joins Twitter

MJ makes Forbes billionaire list

Nick Young fires back at Robert Flores

Sad LeBron literally looks in mirror after loss to Rockets

MLS 2015 season preview

Report: Broncos to franchise Demaryius

James Harden kicks LeBron in groin

Lynch: 'I was expecting the ball'

Report: Rangers get Yandle from Coyotes

Harbaugh respects Madonna's grit

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.