It doesn’t matter who you ask — every basketball fan, player or coach has an opinion on the LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan debate. Instead of living in the moment and appreciating a historic basketball career, many fans feel the obligation to compare players across generations in a never-ending debate about who is the GOAT.
The debate seemingly comes up multiple times a year with LeBron and Jordan being the consensus top 2 players.
In a recent feature from Bleacher Report, Shaq stood up for his former Lakers teammate and said that it’s a sign of disrespect for LeBron to jump Kobe Bryant in the GOAT conversation.
Kobe Bryant, left, and LeBron James
Shaq said via Bleacher Report
“I find it quite disrespectful that they don’t bring Kobe’s name up,” he…