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    LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Seriously, people don't know Jordan did this first?

    LeBron James was not the first to toss chalk. That's MJ's move - Ball Don't Lie - NBA* - Yahoo! Sports

    (Hoiberg sighting in the video)



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    Seriously, people don't know Jordan did this first?

    LeBron James was not the first to toss chalk. That's MJ's move - Ball Don't Lie - NBA* - Yahoo! Sports

    (Hoiberg sighting in the video)
    yeah, but LeBron makes a bigger deal about it blowing it up in to the air. It signifies that he's the next bigger and better thing. heavy sarcasm



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    KG did it with the T'Wolves too



    Seems so long ago.....



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    I was like nine the last time jordan was really big...aka with the bulls



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Speaking of Jordan and LeBron check this video a guy made in response to LeBron's Rise Commercial, pretty awesome..

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEVCjUG1Mww&feature=aso]YouTube - Michael Jordan Responds To Lebron (Original Video Mash-Up) "Maybe You Should Rise"[/ame]


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    Schfinkter is smarter than he looks....

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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    I was like nine the last time jordan was really big...aka with the bulls
    significance?



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Well what LeBron does looks nothing like what Jordan did. There is no similarity other than the fact that power is in the air. Now KG on the other hand....



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    Well what LeBron does looks nothing like what Jordan did. There is no similarity other than the fact that power is in the air. Now KG on the other hand....
    Anyone actually watch KG the last 3-4 years. Guy is about the dirtiest player and biggest trash talker I've ever seen. For whatever reason he turned from a guy who let his play do the talking to a total punk when he went to Boston.



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by HFCS View Post
    significance?
    Significance is more and more people are only going to know MJ by how much and what they hear from others, they might have little to no memories of him playing themselves. Lebron is our generations MJ.



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    Significance is more and more people are only going to know MJ by how much and what they hear from others, they might have little to no memories of him playing themselves. Lebron is our generations MJ.
    I'm guessing I'm only 4-5 years older than you. It's not like every generation is guaranteed a Babe Ruth every 10 years or so. If our generation thinks that way we're fricking morons.

    LeBron is this generation's Dominique Wilkins at this point if you want to get into specific comparisons like this. In the last ten years there has been an athlete who could be mentioned alongside Jordan (Woods, maybe even Kobe), LBJ is not one of them yet, especially after seeing where his priorities lie this summer.

    If a player like Jordan came along every ten years he wouldn't be Jordan. Same for Babe Ruth and Muhammad Ali.



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    Significance is more and more people are only going to know MJ by how much and what they hear from others, they might have little to no memories of him playing themselves. Lebron is our generations MJ.
    Kobe is our generations MJ. LeBron has not won anything to warrant a consideration to be placed in the same sentence.

    I measure success by rings.



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by cycfan1 View Post
    Kobe is our generations MJ. LeBron has not won anything to warrant a consideration to be placed in the same sentence.

    I measure success by rings.
    Kobe isn't MJ either, he is closer to Pippen. Shaq was the star of his first three championships, but he was the star of the last 2.



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Comparing Jordan to Babe Ruth and Ali is laughable.



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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by Rural View Post
    Comparing Jordan to Babe Ruth and Ali is laughable.
    I don't consider it that much of a stretch. They were three of the biggest athletes of the 20th century


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    Re: LeBron's Chalk Dusting

    Quote Originally Posted by Schfinkter View Post
    Speaking of Jordan and LeBron check this video a guy made in response to LeBron's Rise Commercial, pretty awesome..

    YouTube - Michael Jordan Responds To Lebron (Original Video Mash-Up) "Maybe You Should Rise"

    Good Stuff.


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