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Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird offered high praise for LeBron James, emphasizing the need to appreciate his greatness while he’s still playing.

In a recent statement on TNT, Bird urged fans to stop complaining about James and instead savor the opportunity to witness his talent on the court.

“I tell people quit whining about LeBron, enjoy him why he’s here. He’s unbelievable. He’s one of the greatest, if not the greatest ever,” Bird said.

As the league’s oldest player at 39 years old, James continues to defy expectations and showcase his enduring excellence on the court.

With his 20th NBA All-Star selection this season, James solidifies his status as one of the most iconic and accomplished players in basketball history.

Currently averaging 24.8 points, 7.2 rebounds, and 7.8 assists per game, James demonstrates his enduring impact and influence on the game.