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Fashionable analyst, Kendrick Perkins does not hesitate to use shocking phrases to shake up the NBA universe. He also made the buzz again with his ranking of the ten greatest players in history, recently. This has thus unpin the Twitter sphere!
Ranking players in the NBA is almost a sport of its own, and every league observer has played this game at one point or another. The latest is none other than Kendrick Perkins, who has published his Top 10 best basketball players for all periods on the American courts. And one thing is certain, the old pivot converted into an expert for ESPN caused an uproar over this one:
— Kendrick Perkins (@KendrickPerkins) October 15, 2021
Kendrick Perkins names LeBron James best all-time player
If the names listed are nothing shocking, far from it, it is rather their ranking order that made fans jump. Indeed, the 2008 champion has indeed decided to put LeBron James in first position, ahead of Michael Jordan. The new chapter in an eternal debate, which literally unleashes passions. This was also seen in the comments, Internet users spitting their venom on the choice of Perk ‘with vehemence:
As soon as I read #1 I knew it was gonna be bad
As soon as I saw # 1, I knew it was gonna be shit
I’m triggered at the ridiculousness of your list bruh pic.twitter.com/tXQBlxVWYP
— Suns fan (@Sunsfan27670393) October 15, 2021
I’m shocked at how ridiculous your ranking is, brother
I stopped reading at 1. pic.twitter.com/eVwa4szUUe
— Eddie (@eddieb2) October 15, 2021
I stopped reading after the first place.
We can also evoke Bill Russell “only” in 10th place, but it is the respective classification of LeBron James and Michael Jordan which makes the headlines here. Perkins was not afraid to make enemies, which is not lacking to arrive with this Top 10!