February 07 News Lakers forward LeBron James accepted an exclusive interview with ESPN today.
Asked if he was practicing skyhooks for fun, James said: “I’ve been playing more lately than when I was a kid. When I was young, I grew up in the MJ [Michael Jordan]-inspired fadeaway era.”
, or the pre-cross dribble era created by Allen Iverson, or the no-look passing era initiated by Jason Kidd and Magic Johnson. So, but I never played tricks”
“Skyhook” shot, unless you’re one-on-one in a bullfight and you’re just being funny and you take one of those shots and see if you can make it, thinking your friend won’t make one of those shots. But I never
It’s incorporated into my training.”