Originally Posted by Yao Ming's Foot
Kobe's points, assists and rebounds would likely be higher without Shaq. His efficiency would likely be lower.
Lebron's points, assists and rebounds would likely be lower with Shaq. His efficiency would likely be higher.
Ok, and since we're using hypotheticals....
Kobe, at that age, likely doesn't make the Finals without Shaq. LeBron, at that age with peak Shaq, probably takes the Spurs to 6 or 7 games if not win a championship.
But if this is only about the stats, then I change my answer to Player B.