LeBron James used to be compared to Wilt Chamberlain for all the wrong reasons, a historic pairing of utterly dominant physical specimens who were too frequently denied the ultimate team success.
We’ll have to see how that eventually plays out. Though everyone figures that LeBron has officially broken the ice in his career and will be completely unstoppable hereafter, the simple truth is that he needs another NBA title just to match Wilt’s total of two. Miami hasn’t even gotten Indiana out of the way in the Eastern Conference finals yet.
Subscribers get total access to this story, and all our in-depth news, digital editions and exclusive content. Subscribe today, or try a 24-hour or 7-day digital pass.
All Day Access — 24-hour digital pass99¢ for 24 hours
All Week Access – 7-day digital pass$3.99 for 7 days
All Access, All the Time – Print & DigitalView Offers
Post Print Subscriber — I need to register my account for digital access.Access Digital
Registered Post Subscriber — Sign me in.Sign In