Some days you don´t even think you´re going to make it to the next day because of the way things are going.
"Hopefully I can inspire the next kid like myself". James wears the same No. 23 worn by Jordan and recalled being 15 when he first met his idol. "That's what meeting MJ was like, because I never thought I´d ever meet him", James said. "You suck.You owe me a bottle of wine".
LeBron James was previously asked if he would consider resting or limiting his minutes once the Lakers were out of the playoff race.
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Both players ended with some serious congratulations to James, who's now 1,332 points away from passing up Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, but couldn't help but fire some additional parting shots.
The two-time MVP does not have the titles James has, having been thwarted by Jordan during his prime years with the Utah Jazz.
LeBron James will reportedly be placed on a minutes restriction of 28-32 minutes per game for the remainder of this season and could possibly be rested during the Lakers' remaining back-to-back sets, according to Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes.
James finished 31 points to go along with seven rebounds and seven assists, but it was all about those two points in the second quarter on the night. The Lakers' star said that he would really have to be convinced to do that by his head coach, Luke Walton, and the team's front office. The Lakers, 30-35, are now the 11th seed in the Western Conference and 6.5 games behind the 8th seed LA Clippers.
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President Donald Trump welcomed the North Dakota State University football champions to the White House on Monday. The tradition of championship sports teams visiting the White House appears to have a new wrinkle.