Perhaps LeBron’s biggest challenge/goal this season, personally, is on defense.
With Anthony Davis, one of the best defenders in the league on the roster, it’s easy to have him guard the league’s best scorers. But recently, LeBron’s teammates challenged him by asking him to step up and guard Giannis Antetokounmpo.
Next, they asked him to guard Kawhi Leonard and Paul George. All games resulted in wins for the Lakers.
Here’s what LeBron had to say about his teammates asking him to guard some of the best offensive players in the NBA: