LOS ANGELES, CA – Although it sounded it like a win-win for basketball fans and Ice Cube, Kobe Bryant will NOT be dusting off his Nikes to play in the BIG3 league.
Molly Carter, chief marketing officer of Kobe Inc., let the chopper fly on the rumored returned to the Associated Press’ Brian Mahoney.
Elsewhere, the celebrated 3-on-3 basketball league just wrapped up its second season this past Friday, August 17.
[This post has been updated. The following was originally published earlier today, August 21, 2018.]
The last time NBA legend Kobe Bryant stepped onto a professional hardwood, he scored 60 points.
Could these two basketball forces be eyeing some sort of synergy agreement?
According to Basketball Society’s Brandon Robinson a.k.a. Scoop B, the 5x World Champ will play in Cube’s BIG3 next season. The news reportedly came from league co-founder Jeff Kwatinetz during a weekly conference call.