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In NBA History, Only 7 Times Has A Player Put Up A Postseason With 500 Points, 150 Rebounds, And 150 Assists. Larry Bird Did It Once In 1987. LeBron James Did It The Other 6 Times.

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LeBron James has a strong case for being the greatest all-around player of all time. He can literally do a little bit of everything at a high level, especially when it matters the most: the NBA playoffs.

James has never been looked at as a scorer, which is kind of preposterous considering he's a career 27-points-per-game kind of guy. He's been often compared to Magic Johnson, which seems fair considering his playmaking ability and his height, but it should also be duly noted that James is a better rebounder than Magic.

LeBron has had his fair share of All-Star teammates but has also led subpar squads the distance in the NBA playoffs, even if that means doing it all on both ends of the floor for his team.

As a matter of fact, ESPN Stats recently revealed that LeBron James is the only player to ever score 500 points with 150 rebounds and 150 assists in a single postseason other than Larry Bird:


However, James is far more impressive than Larry Legend, as Bird only did it once, while LeBron has already done it six times. More shockingly, he's done it over a 13-year span, which is the living testament of just how durable he's been throughout his career.

LeBron achieved that milestone for the first time in 2007 with the Cleveland Cavaliers, scoring 501 points with 161 rebounds and 159 assists. Sadly, he lost in the NBA Finals to the San Antonio Spurs.

Then, he did it again in 2013 with 596 points, 193 boards, and 152 dimes, beating the Spurs with the Heat in the Finals. He did it two years later with 601 points, 226 rebounds, and 169 assists but couldn't get past the Golden State Warriors.

Next year, he was able to do it again by scoring 552 points with 200 rebounds and 160 assists, capping the season by leading the only team to ever come back from a 3-1 deficit in the history of the NBA Finals.

He later took it to a whole new level during his last year with the Cleveland Cavaliers, scoring 748 with 200 boards and 198 assists but falling once again to the Dubs in the Finals.

Now, he's scored 512 points with 199 rebounds and 167 assists (and counting) as he's leading the Lakers to their 17th title in franchise history. Simply legendary.