Originally Posted by bleedinpurpleTwo
he used to be, at best, an average defender.
now he is clearly a good defender. Kobe showed him the importance of defense.
This whole post is completely true. It was not until after LeBron played with Kobe in the Olympics that he actually cared about defense. LeBron even said that he learned a lot from Kobe. He actually became a much better player because of Kobe and Kidd.