Is Kobe or LeBron The Best Player In The World?

Adam PierreContributor IMarch 12, 2009

OK well this can be debated for days. Who is the better ball without looking at stats?

Well, we see that Kobe has rings and LeBron doesn't but does LeBron have a Shaquille O'Neal in his Zydrunas Ilgauskas who is 33 years old? And let's set this straight first that LeBron is not going to the New York Knicks who haven't made the playoffs in 5 years.

But really it's hard to say who may just be better. LeBron has an obvious size and power advantage over Kobe, but yes Kobe has the best fade away I have seen since I've been watching basketball.

Well if it was up to me to pick who is the best I would pick Kobe. He is still the best player in the world. I am not a Laker fan nor will I ever be one but, people can say whatever they want about Kobe. You can say he's a hog or he ran Shaq out of town or whatever.

But at the end of the day if you really sit there and think about it, Kobe is as close to a complete package as there is in the NBA.

People can hate on him and say the only stat he has on Jordan is girls raped. Which isn't really funny when I saw it on a website but you are comparing him to Jordan and that is all I need to say.