18x All-Star. 11x All-NBA First Team.

9x All-NBA Defensive First Team.

5x NBA Champion. 4x All-Star MVP.

2x Finals MVP. 2x scoring champion.

2008 MVP. 1997 Slam Dunk champion.

2x Olympic men’s basketball gold medalist.

Oh, and an Academy Award after retiring.



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