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NBA History: 5 Players to Compare LeBron to
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People often compare LeBron to Kobe. Here are some people you should compare him to instead

LeBron is often considered the greatest player in the NBA right now, and is often compared to other NBA greats, most often Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan.

There are two problems I have with those comparisons:  For one, it's always Kobe and Jordan, and very rarely anybody else.  For two, LeBron's a cornerman, and Kobe and Jordan are guards.

So here are five players, all retired forwards, you should compare the King to instead.

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