Spectators on the State Farm Area in Atlanta chanted “Kobe’s higher” on the 34-year-old Lakers ahead whereas he was taking pictures a free throw on the finish of the primary quarter.
Hawks followers chant “KOBE’S BETTER” throughout LeBron’s free-throws. 😬 pic.twitter.com/Ow5OaSYRAT
— Home of Highlights (@HoHighlights) February 13, 2019
The jeers have been in reference to former Lakers star Kobe Bryant, who made 18 All-Star groups and gained 5 titles with the franchise from 1996-2016.
In the meantime, James signed a four-year, $154 million contract with Los Angeles this summer season. He entered play Tuesday averaging 26.7 factors, 8.6 rebounds and seven.four assists per sport.
James has earned the MVP award 4 instances and brought residence three championships throughout his 16 NBA seasons.
James has linked on 73.7 % of his profession free throws whereas Bryant completed at 83.7 %.