Oddly enough the professional relationship between lebron james and anthony davis went through kendrick perkins he played on the same team as both men 2015 cavaliers 2016 pelicans and his constant praise of king james likely piqued ad s interest. Lebron james and anthony davis have successfully teamed up this season and have the los angeles lakers a win away from the nba finals.
I don t know you ve seen the movie step brothers.
Lebron james and anthony davis relationship. Lebron james compares his relationship with anthony davis to the movie step brothers james who has mentored davis throughout the playoffs has taken great pride in helping davis reach new. Anthony davis is restrained by kentavious caldwell pope and lebron james matthew stockman getty images. Lebron james compared his relationship with anthony davis to the movie step brothers chris barnewall twitter september 27 2020 when lebron james gets new teammates there is always a process of.
Davis and james seem legitimately close almost like brothers which goes a long way towards explaining the way they view their relationship. If last night s performance was an indication of what the future will hold for the lakers the relationship between lebron and ad will be paramount to any success. James and davis both have had monstrous.
The two have nice on court chemistry and even have a funny. Lebron james is having himself a career year also. Davis has discussed trying to push lebron james to be an all defensive caliber player while lebron has alluded to the pair pushing each other on social media throughout the summer.
Photo by john mccoy getty images getty images. Lebron james on his relationship with anthony davis much of this was expected when the lakers traded for davis and gave lebron someone who was arguably his equal in terms of talent. As they should anthony davis and lebron james led the way for the los angeles lakers in their crucial 116 108 victory over the portland trail blazers.
Anthony davis is having a career season averaging career bests in points at 27 7 per game and rebounds at 11 8 per game. Anthony davis of the los angeles lakers r with teammate lebron james at staples center on january 1 2020 in los angeles california. In his 14th season king james is averaging career highs in rebounds per game at 8 3 a contest.
To go along with 2 1 assists per game 1 2 steals per game and 2 2 blocks per game while shooting over 50 from the field.