Lakers News & Rumors Recap: Kobe, LeBron Respond To MJ’s Comments

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In an exclusive interview with 2K Sports, Michael Jordan discussed how soft the NBA is today and players he would like to play one-on-one if he were still in his prime. To no one’s surprise, Jordan mentioned Kobe Bryant and LeBron James. While he stated that he would beat LeBron, Jordan wasn’t too sure about Kobe because Bryant has stolen all his moves.

Jordan’s comments came as a surprise to LeBron, who is this year’s cover athlete for NBA 2K14. While in the Bahamas for training camp, James said that he’s always thought about the matchup, but it obviously won’t happen. Bryant took those comments to Twitter and acknowledged he stole some of Jordan’s moves, but this generation has stolen his as well.

Lakers Nation News

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Lakers News

Lakers’ Jordan Hill Is One Option At Power Forward, But No Lock [LA Times]

None Dare Use The Word, But Lakers Are In Rebuilding Mode [Sporting News]

Pau Gasol Is Lakers’ Man In The Middle Once Again [Yahoo Sports]

Is Kobe Bryant Enough For Carmelo Anthony To Spurn NY Knicks For LA Lakers [Bleacher Report]

Lakers Hope To Find Identity At Training Camp [Enterprise-Record]

NBA News

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant Respond To Jordan’s One-On-One Comment [HardballTalk]

Will an NBA Team Sign Jason Collins? [ESPN]

New Faces Make Nets The NBA’s Mystery Team [New York Daily News]

NBA Global Games A Proud Accomplishment Of David Stern [USA TODAY]

Derrick Rose Warns NBA: ‘I’m stronger, My Jump Shot Is Better’ [Bleacher Report]

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