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LeBron passes Magic to become No. 1 in Finals triple-doubles

LeBron passes Magic to become No. 1 in Finals triple-doubles
Published On: Sat, Jun 10
Feb 14, 2016; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Magic Johnson (left) speaks during a tribute to Western Conference forward Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers (right) prior to the start of the NBA All Star Game at Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Cavaliers star LeBron James has been compared to a lot of players throughout his NBA career, but none has been a better comparison than Magic Johnson. Their incredible passing ability, skill to play any position, and do-everything attitude has made them two of the most versatile athletes to ever play the game.

They also played in a lot of NBA Finals. Johnson had eight triple-doubles in the Finals before his career was cut short. In Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Finals against the Warriors, James finally passed him with nine. He pulled down a rebound in the middle of a strong performance to keep Golden State at bay, and amidst the insanity of the game it almost went unnoticed that he had passed an all-time great.

LeBron finished the game with 31 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, giving him the most NBA Finals triple-doubles of all time.

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