Giannis Antetokounmpo Gushes Over LeBron James, Calls Him Top-3 Player in World - Lakers Daily

Giannis Antetokounmpo Gushes Over LeBron James, Calls Him Top-3 Player in World

LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo

The respect between reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo and Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James is strong.

Recently, the Milwaukee Bucks phenom shared how James’ durability and consistency at age 35 inspire him.

Both superstars are considered the best players in the NBA today.

Antetokounmpo, 25, is having another fantastic campaign this year. He is averaging 29.6 points, 13.8 rebounds and 5.8 assists per game this season.

Furthermore, Antetokounmpo’s stellar play has the Bucks with the top record in the entire league.

James, on the other hand, is putting up 25.4 points, 10.7 assists and 7.8 rebounds per contest this season.

The three-time champion is leading the association in assists for the first time in his career, an impressive mark for the 17-year general. As a result of his production and leadership, the Lakers have the best record in the Western Conference.

Although Antetokounmpo is starting to take over the league, James is still the face of the NBA right now.

The journeyman has captivated numerous players and teams with his consistent domination over the years. James has career averages of 27.1 points, 7.4 rebounds and 7.4 assists per game.

The Lakers and Bucks face each other on Friday night.