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In the wake of The Last Dance‘s final episodes putting a bow on Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls career, LeBron James thanked the NBA icon and admitted he would have loved the chance to compete against him.
James wrote on Twitter that he “would have loved to play” alongside and against every great player in NBA history and thanked Jordan for being “my angel, inspiration, superhero!!”
LeBron James @KingJames
No I didn’t say I envisioned MJ as a teammate not an adversary. A question was asked “Do I think I could have been a teammate of his and compliment his game”. I love the greats and would have loved to play with them all during their runs because I a historian of the game but https://t.co/PxCv4EBydM
The response came after comments James made on UNINTERRUPTED (h/t ESPN’s Brian Windhorst) about how his style of play woul