Jordan threw a little bit of shade all whereas respecting the younger guys.
It’s nicely documented that James Harden and Russell Westbrook are each in the course of some fairly spectacular scoring streaks. Harden has scored at the very least 30 factors in 30 straight video games whereas Westbrook simply beat Wilt Chamberlain’s report for essentially the most consecutive video games with a triple-double, with 10. These are some fairly unbelievable private accomplishments however for NBA legend Michael Jordan, there’s one accomplishment that’s way more spectacular.
“Which is tougher from the participant’s standpoint? Six championships, by all means,” Jordan mentioned at a press conference on Tuesday.
“It exhibits development within the league,” Jordan mentioned in keeping with ESPN. “I’m very happy with how each guys have performed as a result of they’re making a mark for the league, and I believe it actually helps develop the league.”
Of course, Jordan is presently the proprietor of the Charlotte Hornets who simply so occur to be internet hosting this 12 months’s All-Star sport. Both Westbrook and Harden might be taking part in within the all-star showcase and will certainly be seeking to impress Jordan. Perhaps Jordan’s ring near residence for each gamers as neither has received an NBA title.
Both have been teammates with Kevin Durant only a few years in the past, with Durant being the one participant to maneuver on and win a title.