“You couldn’t walk a mile in my shoes says LeBron James to Kevin Durant”
LeBron James: Lakers star responds to Kevin Durant comments in frank interview
LEBRON JAMES says he doesn’t take criticism personally anymore and doesn’t care what anybody thinks about him. Los Angeles Lakers rallied to defeat the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center 121-113.
The 33-year-old scored 42 points including 20 in the fourth quarter. The Lakers were eight points down with under nine minutes to play before James inspired the comeback.
After the game, James was asked about what fueled his performance and whether it was the recent talk about him – Kobe Bryant, Magic Johnson and Kevin Durant have all had their fair share to say.
“I can do whatever. I can have a huge workload, I can have a not so huge workload – It doesn’t matter for me.
“What’s most important is seeing my teammates make huge shots in the fourth quarter. That’s what’s most important to me. I can care less about the narrative about me. It doesn’t matter. I’m a staple in this game.”
Kevin Durant recently made comments that fans and media alike thought would possibly anger James – but James refused to comment on the situation because he wasn’t aware of the context it was said in.
Durant had said: “So much hype comes from being around LeBron from other people.