Former Teammate Chris Bosh Expresses Shock After LeBron James’ Latest Performance

Published 11/02/2021, 11:52 AM EDT
Oct 31, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (6) drives to the basket past Houston Rockets forward Kenyon Martin Jr. (6) in the second half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports


The Los Angeles Lakers star, LeBron James, often draws comparisons to various NBA legends like Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, and others in the GOAT discussion. The 37-year-old player is the face of the NBA in most countries around the world. He has also helped the NBA become a cultural force worldwide.

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LeBron has, over the years, proven to be versatile across all positions on the basketball court. His commanding performances and his incredible longevity bolster him in an elite league. LeBron has spent 19 years in the NBA and has dominated the league at various points. His first NBA season was in 2003, with the Cleveland Cavaliers as an overall 1st draft pick in Round 1.

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)

Former NBA star Chris Bosh recently displayed his admiration for LeBron James‘ durability in the NBA. Bosh was LeBron’s teammate for four years between 2010 and 2014. His exploits alongside LeBron won the Miami Heat their NBA championships in 2012 and 2013. LeBron eventually left the Heat in 2014, but Bosh stayed on until his retirement in 2017.

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Bosh complimented LeBron on his 19th NBA season via his Instagram stories. He reposted a clip that shows LeBron making an otherworldly dunk against the Houston Rockets. Bosh’s caption, tagging LeBron on Instagram, said, “@kingjames again backwards! Looking good out there – Year 19!

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LeBron James’ Lakers subdue the Houston Rockets

The Los Angeles Lakers achieved a much needed victory over the Houston Rockets in their last game. This win was only the fourth victory of the Lakers’ season, considering their below par form. They have lost three games so far, and this includes a stunning loss to the Golden State Warriors on opening night.

Oct 31, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (6) drives to the basket past Houston Rockets center Daniel Theis (27) in the second half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports.

Carmelo Anthony returned to his solid form recording 23 points in just 25 minutes with 8-14 shooting. Russell Westbrook, another fresh addition to the team, finished the game with 20 points and 9 assists. LeBron James had an underwhelming performance with only 15 points and 7 assists. The Lakers will be looking to build on the momentum from their win in their next few matches.

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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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