LeBron James only needs 3,000 points to become the NBA‘s all-time scorer. He is very close.
When asked about LeBron coming for his unbreakable record, Kareem said: I am happy to see it happen. I don’t see records as me being the best. When someone breaks a record, it means they did something really good. And if LeBron breaks my record, I’ll be happy for him.
Skip Bayless is an award-winning journalist, TV host, and author. He says that Kareem’s comment does not matter. Shannon Sharpe is a three-time Super Bowl Champion and Pro Football Hall of Famer. He says that LeBron has a chance to be the greatest of all time if he breaks the scoring record.
Skip Bayless Bio
Skip Bayless is a sports columnist. He wrote books and was on TV shows about sports before he started writing for ESPN. His TV show “First Take” was popular because he co-anchored it with Stephen A. Smith for ten years.
On July 21, 2016, he stopped being a TV host for a show about sports. Three months later, he became a TV host for another show about sports. His relevance and popularity is maintained by the major roles he has played in his career.
Skip Bayless: Background information
The young Skip Bayless was born and grew up in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. His parents worked hard at a restaurant to take care of him and his brother.
Skip’s brother helped their parents when they were in the restaurant. Later, his hard work has made him popular as a chef in Oklahoma.
Skip Bayless: Education
The American sportswriter went to Classen High School. He was good at basketball and baseball, so he got to be the school’s newspaper columnist.
Career Skip wrote articles for The Miami Herald for two years. After that, he quit the job by writing a letter to the director. Luckily, he got a job at the Dallas Morning News. They liked his work and how hard he worked. That made him the highest-paid sportswriter in America. For three years, from 1979 to 1986, he was known as one of the best sportswriters in Texas. In 2004, he was employed by ESPN. He co-anchored popular shows such as First Take and Cold Pizza.
Who is LeBron James? He plays basketball for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
LeBron James is an American player for the Los Angeles Lakers. He was the best high school basketball player in America. He is a great player. He is big, fast, and smart. He has been the MVP four times. LeBron James helped the Miami Heat win titles in 2012 and 2013. He then returned to Cleveland, and they won their first title in 2016.
Early Life and High School Basketball Career
James was born on December 30, 1984, in Akron. When he was young, he showed a natural talent for playing basketball. He joined the basketball team at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School when he was in 1999. James scored 2,657 points and 523 assists during his four years at this place.
James was a freshman in high school. He averaged 18 points per game. He helped his team win a Division III state title by scoring 25 points in the championship game. A word about James’ good basketball skills spread. He got a lot of awards because he was so good.
When James was in high school, he was chosen for the USA Today All-USA First Team. This is the first time that a sophomore has won this award. His team also won another Division III state title.