By now, you may have heard that NBA great Rick Barry had some critical words for LeBron James on a Bay Area television interview. Of course, any words spoken about LeBron James in any context instantly becomes news. Thankfully, WKNR’s Kenny Roda had the chance to nab Barry on his show late this week.
Whether LeBron hits the game-winner against the Warriors or not, it is hard to argue with Barry’s thoughts. Fans hate it when James settles for the jumper when he is as dominant as he is inside. Have a listen to Rick Barry at the link below and feel free to judge for yourself.
“First of all I love LeBron James. I think he is the greatest talent to ever come out of high school. But it’s just astonishing to me that he’s five years in the league and he has some major flaws in his game that he shouldn’t have that are not his fault…”
(h/t Sports Radio Interviews)