LeBron James continues to write the legend of him and got two individual marks to add to his successful career. The GOAT for many was the most voted in the All-Star Game and reached a record of points, rebounds and assists impossible to achieve.
The reign of LeBron James in the NBA has no end: he turned his career into an undisputed hegemony that has the favor of the people as the votes to choose the players who will start in the All Star Game show year after year.
An appointment to which the Akron player has been attending for 18 consecutive years and in which he will be back, barring injury, as the player most loved by fans.
LeBron James is already the player with the most votes by fans after the results of the third popular vote count were made public, which account for 50% of the final vote in the absence of journalists and the players themselves, with 25% each one to complete the full count.
— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) January 21, 2022
King James came back in this third wave and passed Stephen Curry with a total of 6,827,447 votes.
On the 27th the starting quintets of each Conference will be announced in which LeBron James will once again be the most voted player for the sixth consecutive season and for the ninth time in his entire career, equaling Michael Jordan as the player who has been the most voted most times. voted for the big date of the stars.
LeBron established himself at the top of a vote where he overtook Curry (6,019,418), who would join him in the starting lineup alongside Nikola Jokic (4,132,522), surprising Andrew Wiggins (2,644,571) and sensation Ja Morant (2,623,359), who has surpassed Luka Doncic in the votes and, therefore, would take his place among the starters.
— LakeShowYo (@LakeShowYo) January 20, 2022
The favor of the public responds to the great season that LeBron is having on an individual level: the forward, who is in his 19th season in the league, has shown that time passes for everyone except him and at 37 years of age he is experiencing one of the best moments of his career, averaging 28.8 points, 7.6 rebounds and 6.4 assists.
In addition, he continues to add milestones to his endless track record and has become the first player in NBA history to reach 30,000 points, 10,000 rebounds and 9,000 assists and is only 93 passes away from also reaching 10,000 in a record almost impossible to beat.
LeBron James is first player in NBA history with 30K PTS, 10K REB and 9K AST ? pic.twitter.com/znmO1Vx4nL
— NBA (@NBA) January 20, 2022
The four-time National Basketball Association MVP has become the only cause for joy for a Lakers in crisis: the Angelenos lost four of their last five games, which put their coach Frank Vogel on the ledge.
For the moment, Vogel will not be dismissed and traveled with his team to Orlando to face the next commitment of the Californian franchise.
This is unbelievable.
— ?? ? (@BronWorld) January 20, 2022
The coach has, for the moment, LeBron’s support as he showed after the Lakers’ last loss:
“The coaching staff has been very good. Now it’s up to us to better manage the situation”.
Vogel himself also referred to a possible dismissal after losing to Indiana:
“I meet with the board to talk about last night’s game every year. It’s been like this for three years, we all try to work things out together”.