Michael Jordan has had a highly dominating career in the NBA in the 80s. The basketball player has been regarded as one of the biggest players of all time, being an absolute force to be reckoned with in the 80s.

Jordan inspired many other players from the NBA, ranging from Kobe Bryant to LeBron James, both of whom are regarded as one of the best in the world of basketball. However, there’s someone who thinks there is a better player in the NBA. Magic Johnson revealed in an old interview getting traction on YouTube that he thinks Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been the most dominant player in basketball history.

Then to have the most dominant player at that time in Kareem. There was still never be another Kareem Abdul-Jabbar because all the things that he could do.

Magic Johnson discussed many things in the interview. However, he talked firmly about the conditions and integral qualities of the players in the Lakers’ which made them formidable. He then expressed that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been the most dominating player in NBA history.

Johnson added that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was a record 19 time NBA All-Star, which is enough to demonstrate his value to the Lakers. He was also the one who carried them through the Showtime era, paving the way for one of the best NBA teams ever.

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Nitish Vashishtha

Nitish Vashishtha is a freelance writer/news correspondent from India. He’s written content for companies like ScoopWhoop and Sportskeeda. He’s been writing about pop-culture, current affairs and pro-wrestling since 2017. While pursuing Master's in Mass Communication with a special interest in Advertising, his key areas of creativity lie in designing, content creation and creative storytelling as well as fictional writing. In his free time, he likes to create new riffs on his guitar, learning about whatever piques his interest, reading books ranging from philosophy to speculative sci-fi and enjoys watching anything HBO (Succession FTW).

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