Originally Posted by tpols
Yes kobe when he puts his mind to it is better than lebron at passing the basketball. Kobe has actual passing skills in a disciplined basketball system where he is taught to move the ball around in ways that go according to direct plays. Kobe can perfectly set his big men up in the post with his smooth entry passes, swing it hockey assist style in response to defensive shifts, hit the cutter, find the open shooter, alley oop passing, and any type of skill/trick passing(not that Lebron isn't good at this too).
Lebron is freestyle drive and dish..
I'll take kobe if they both choose to become facilitators. Pretty easy decision..
Kobe's a great passer, but I don't even see him as being as good as Jordan/Drexler/Wade, much less Lebron.
Apologies if that was sarcasm.