Scottie Pippen is undoubtedly one of the most underrated players in the NBA, whose presence is often taken for granted compared to the likes of Michael Jordan. On the same note, the Hall of Famer is rightly calling on hoop fans to respect the longevity and years of domination of LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers, who has turned 19 years old.NS season in the league and is still looking for the determination to spend years in the NBA.
However, LeBron James ‘began NBA season 2021-22 was a horrible one. It could be due to concerns about his injury or his Lakers performance or his most recent elimination after elbowing Isaiah Stewart or a few of his game-defining shots against the Sacramento Kings. However, all that negativity hasn’t stopped Scottie Pippen from talking about the 36-year-old veteran.
Scottie Pippen on LeBron James
Before Chicago Bulls’ the star was asked about whether LeBron James is the best player in the league, and he has a lot to say. He talks about LeBron’s longevity, his skills, and how he never avoids voicing his opinion.
Scottie Pippen said, “What LeBron has been able to do all this time is breathtaking. His voice is so much more than his play, he can stand tall and use that stage of the springboard for social justice in so many ways, so, you know, huge. The reality is you’re talking about a man who’s been 17 years in the league, I got to the door at 17, I walked out the door at 17.”
This isn’t the first time Scottie has praised LeBron. The Hall of Famer has supported James countless times in the past.
With that said, it can be clearly established that Scottie Pippen has immense respect for LeBron James even when he seems to be at his most vulnerable. But even so, questions remain, when will the Lakers’ side be able to lead his all-star roster into the 2021-22 NBA season? And how long will LeBron and Co be deprived of consecutive wins?
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