Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 7/3/13

KEY BISCAYNE, FL - MARCH 29: Kim Kardashian watches as Roger Federer of Switzerland plays against Florent Serra of France on day seven of the 2010 Sony Ericsson Open at Crandon Park Tennis Center on March 29, 2010 in Key Biscayne, Florida. (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)
We know that the twelve minutes, or whatever it was that Kris Humphries was married to Kim Kardashian improved his Q rating. However, did you know it actually improved his on the court production as well? Yes, Kim Kardashian, that Kim Kardashian. Really, it did. Our good friends over at Seat Crunch actually did a study Quantifying Celebrity Influence on Athlete Performance. And the best relationship score of all in the NBA category was the Kim Kardashian Kris Humphries relationship with a 235% jump. I’m serious, they have charts, graphs, formulae, the whole works in this. There’s math and science involved, but unlike math and science, this study is actually fun. Also it should be noted that Kim Kardashian probably doesn’t know what math and science actually are. There’s also multiple lists of who the best and worst celebrity girlfriends are; in terms of helping/hurting athlete performance. The study is pretty in-depth, and I suggest you check it out. Who knew Jenny McCarthy was such a hindrance? Who knew Elisha Cuthbert was such a boost? Check it out here Brought to you by SeatCrunch Written By: Andrew Powell-Morse Concept Development: Brett Cohen & Andrew Powell-Morse Graphic Design: Chris Mathews Paul M. Banks is the owner of The Sports Bank.net. (“Quasi-endorsed” by Philadelphia Eagles Coach Chip Kelly) He’s also an author who also contributes regularly to MSN, Fox Sports , Chicago Now, Walter Football.com and Yardbarker Banks has appeared on the History Channel, as well as Clear Channel, ESPN and CBS radio all over the world. The NFL and NBA expert does a weekly spot for 95.7 The Fan. President Barack Obama follows him on Twitter (@PaulMBanks), like him on Facebook The post Study: Kim Kardashian greatly improved Kris Humphries’ on court production appeared first on The Sports Bank.Net.
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