Originally Posted by 9erempiree
I would go with Kobe.
MJ was a good one on one defender but he couldn't cause turnovers like Kobe does.
Kobe plays one on one defense but he also plays like a safety and intercepts many passes to other players besides his own.
like I said, once you look beyond the POPULARITY CONTEST (defensive 1st & 2nd teams)
Micheal FREAKING Jordan:
1 x DPOY.
1 x 100+ blks /200+ stls.
1x 100+ blks /250+ stls.
2 x Runner-up DPOY (1989, 1993)
3 x Steals champion (1988, 1989, 1993)
Kobe BEANY BABY Bryant:
0 x steals chamion
0 x DPOY
0 x Top 3 or even Top 5 in steals catagory