Essay on Lebron James And Michael Jordan

1061 Words Mar 25th, 2016 null Page
Without a doubt, LeBron James and Michael Jordan are considered to be legends in the National Basketball Association, otherwise known as the NBA. Both players have achieved tons of accomplishments. Although they have similarities, they also have a great deal of differences. Some of the similarities and differences these players share is their environment, accomplishments, and characteristics. Environment plays one of the biggest roles in similarities and differences of these legends. When he was only 19 years old, LeBron James was drafted number one overall pick in 2003 by the Cleveland Cavaliers. LeBron had demolished the stats in high school, therefore he skipped college basketball and went straight to the NBA. LeBron spent seven seasons on the Cavaliers before moving to the Miami Heat in 2010. LeBron had never had an outstanding team in Cleveland, but when he moved to Miami his team was phenomenal. Miami Heat were stacked with players such as Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosh, Ray Allen, and many more. Adding LeBron to this team gave the Heat a huge advantage over many teams. Spending four seasons with the Heat, LeBron went back to the Cavaliers and is still on this team to the present day. The Cavaliers are much better now than when James was first drafted because they picked up players such as Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, Channing Frye, and many more players. Besides the NBA, LeBron has been on the USA Olympic basketball team. With this being said, a legend basketball player…

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