A luxury guest visited the studios of ESPN’s Get Up program, and with the experience of having won five NBA titles in 13 seasons, Earvin Magic Johnson spoke about the league’s current affairs and dropped a bomb that had LeBron as the main protagonists James and Kevin Durant.
Magic Johnson analyzed Durant’s level in the 2021 NBA Playoffs and the great performance he had in games 5 and 7 between the Brooklyn Nets and the Milwaukee Bucks in the semifinals. The living legend of the Los Angeles Lakers noted that KD’s night during the decisive seventh game brought him performances by Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant.
And that wouldn’t be the bomb! Magic highlighted the surprise that was taken by the level with which Durant returned after the rupture of the Achilles tendon and even dared to predict in how long the star of the Nets will take the dominance from LeBron James of the NBA. Is his reign running out?
“Kevin Durant’s level showed me performances like Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan. It reminded me of when MJ scored 60 points against the Boston Celtics and they lost. The same kind of performance that led people to say, ‘Oh, oh, it’s going to be Michael Jordan’s league.’ Kevin Durant put himself in the atmosphere of Kobe and MJ, “said Magic Johnson.
Magic Johnson’s praise for Kevin Durant that will end LeBron James’ reign
With the compliments and praise of Magic Johnson for Kevin Durant there was the prelude for the legend of the Los Angeles Lakers to predict how much time LeBron James has left at the top of the NBA with the dominance that he shows after 18 seasons: “I think that LeBron has one more year to be the man and then it will be Kevin Durant’s league right after that. “. (Bolavip)