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One-on-One: Future King

Our experts debate whether Kevin Durant can match the skills, talent of LeBron James

Originally Published: April 29, 2010
By Chris Broussard and Ric Bucher | ESPN The Magazine
LeBron James and Kevin DurantGetty Images LeBron James reigns in the NBA. But Kevin Durant is closing fast.

The only thing Ric Bucher and Chris Broussard like to do more than report on the NBA is argue about the NBA. So we decided to combine those two skills in our weekly One-on-One series, in which they'll debate the hottest topics in the Association.

Question: Who will ultimately be better, Kevin Durant or LeBron James?


To see which guy Broussard and Bucher picked, and how they arrived at their conclusions, you must be an ESPN Insider.

Ric Bucher

NBA Reporter, ESPN The Magazine Senior Writer