All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Kobe Bryant’
Being on the Olympic team, like being on the NBA All-star team, gives a player fantastic clout in fans’ eyes, resulting in increased ticket sales, TV viewership, advertising revenue, endorsements, sneakers sales, jerseys, etc.
In other words, NBA players ARE being paid for being on the national team!
No matter how strong each of your 5 fingers are, they will never be able to make as powerful an impact individually as a slap, as they will together as one fist.
It’s not just that Shaq wants another ring, he wants at least as many rings as Kobe, and obviously becoming a Laker again isn’t going to do that for Shaq. Then again, what better way to retire than on top, and defeating your former teammates in the process: LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and Zyndruna Ilgauskas?
Surely THAT has to be as good as matching Kobe in ring count!