Exactly one year ago today LeBron James became the youngest NBA player to join the 30,000 career point club while battling the San Antonio Spurs! King James joins Kareem, Kobe, Karl (Malone), MJ, Wilt and Dirk as the seventh player to ever reach this distinguished mark. What’s equally impressive it the fact that LeBron James (had) amassed 7,000 rebounds and 7,000 assists while scoring that many points. When you look at LeBron’s game through the lens of a complete player then it’s easy to see Bron is much more like Magic 2.0 than Michael Jordan. With that said, when comparing James and Jordan head-to-head it’s hard to ignore that LeBron’s Swiss Army Knife-like qualities have made him equally potent offensively, and more versatile than Heir Jordan (riots erupt*).

LeBron acknowledging fans post-game via Getty Images.

In celebration of LeBron’s milestone we’re going to take a look back at some of the kicks worn by the Cavs and Spurs! It’s surreal seeing the players Cleveland had surrounding LeBron because most of them were gone before season’s end. Think about how many players LeBron James has suited up next to over the last 3 seasons… hint: it’s a lot of players. See for yourself below and remember to put some respect on LeBron’s name!

Isiah Thomas (weird seeing him in a Cavs jersey) in the Kobe AD Mid ‘Isiah Thomas & LaMarcus Aldridge in the Jordan Superfly 2017 via Getty Images.
Tristan Thompson in the Nike Soldier 12 PE & Tony Parker in the Peak TP 5.
Dejounte Murray in the Kobe AD and Isaiah Thomas in the Kobe AD Mid via USA TODAY Sports.
Derrick Rose in the Adidas D-Rose 8 and Kyle Korver in the Kobe AD Mid via Getty Images.
Who copped these OG Kobe ADs?
Danny Green in the PG1 ‘Shine’.
D-Wade in his Li-Ning signature shoes.
The man of the hour… LeBron James! Here’s the King in a Nike LeBron 15 PE dressed in wine red.
LeBron’s wine PEs had a black/white outsole beneath a total wine upper.

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