Anthony Davis, LeBron James
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The Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James praised his former teammate Kyrie Irving as one of the most talented players, despite admittedly not being happy with his comments towards himself.

But LeBron now has an even more talented player on his team now. According to James, Anthony Davis is probably even more gifted than Irving.

“AD is probably even more gifted than Kyrie,” LeBron told Allie Clifton, Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye on the Road Trippin’ podcast. “I mean, you add 7-8 more inches of height. His ability to dribble, shoot, I’m talking about three-pointers, mid-range, low-post. His defensive paralysis is uncanny. We saw it in Kentucky before his offensive package was…”