Last week, Kobe Bryant boasted he would best LeBron James in a one-on-one setting. The Black Mamba vs The King? Likely the greatest battle never seen.
Today, we rank the top four one-on-one stars from each conference in a theoretical tournament for the right to be touted as the best individual player in the world. The above bracket will be voted on by readers one matchup at a time until we can crown a champion.
Up first, the world’s greatest athlete against a rising young buck from Cleveland. Would the brawn and versatility of James shred the fearless former Blue Devil? You be the judge… (Every Tuesday another matchup will be voted on until a champion is crowned). [UPDATED BRACKET]