Will Lebron James Surpass Michael Jordan?

“Two years ago, when ESPN was ranking the best players in NBA history (result: Jordan first, with James third behind Abdul-Jabbar), I developed a metric that could evaluate the league’s greatest stars throughout the decades on a level playing field. The result was championships added, which uses Basketball-Reference.com’s win shares to estimate how much a player added to his team’s chances of walking away with the title that season based on regular-season and playoff performance.

Let’s take another look at James vs. Jordan by championships added (regular season and playoffs combined), going season by season.”

 

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SOURCE: ESPN