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CJ McCollum took to Twitter and reacted to Paul Pierce praising LeBron James.

Pierce said James will be right behind Michael Jordan in the GOAT debate, if he wins his fourth NBA title.

“Baby steps. I like it Paul. Signs of maturity lol,” McCollum tweeted.

Pierce received criticism earlier this week, when he said current NBA players are scared of James, which did not happen in his era.

Pierce and James had a rivalry in the past decade, fighting for the top spot in the Eastern Conference.