Fans Declare LeBron James GOAT as Shocking Picture With Jayson Tatum Resurfaces

Published 10/03/2021, 12:28 PM EDT
SHENZHEN, CHINA – OCTOBER 12: #23 Lebron James of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts during a preseason game as part of 2019 NBA Global Games China at Shenzhen Universiade Center on October 12, 2019 in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China. (Photo by Stringer/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)


A picture of LeBron James and a young Jayson Tatum recently resurfaced on social media sites. The image, which shows Tatum standing beside an established star in LeBron, reignited GOAT debates amongst NBA fans. Supporters of LeBron used this image of the two as further proof of his GOAT status.

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NBA fans and the media often hail LeBron James as the ‘GOAT’ because of the incredible longevity of his career. His consistency at the top level of the NBA has only contributed to his credentials as the greatest of all time. He is the only player to have won NBA championships with three franchises (the Lakers, Miami Heat, and the Cleveland Cavaliers) as NBA Finals MVP.

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NEW YORK, USA – JANUARY 22: LeBron James of Los Angeles Lakers is seen prior to NBA match between the Los Angeles Lakers and the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden in New York, United States on January 22, 2020. (Photo by Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)

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Fans reaction to LeBron James and Jayson Tatum’s picture

The reactions to the picture of the Lakers star and a young Jayson Tatum were full of praise for LeBron.

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NBA teams are currently training at their respective training camps for the upcoming 2021-22 NBA season. LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will face the Brooklyn Nets in a preseason fixture today.

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Shalom Saldanha

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Shalom Saldanha is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing his journalism degree, he has previously worked as a sports corresspondent for India Shorts/Business Upturn. A Giannis Antetokounmpo and Bucks fan, Shalom primarily got into the sport after discovering that he shared a mutual love for Arsenal with the Greek Freak.

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