Originally posted on Menudo Bol  |  Last updated 9/16/12

Davis Love III, captain of the U.S. Ryder Cup team, has reached out to none other than Michael Jordan to be the team’s advisor and motivator in this year’s Ryder Cup. The Ryder Cup is a 3 day tourney between the best of the U.S. and the best of Europe. Heavy bragging rights are at stake and it’s understandable as to why Love would want the king of championships there by his side.

I can see golfers wanting to acquire Kobe’s advice in 10 years.

LeBron, not so much.

“Jordan will be at close quarters with Love and his team. The 49-year-old has previously been an assistant captain for Fred Couples – himself part of Love’s backroom team – at the Presidents Cup. “I’ve talked to him. Michael’s going to be hanging around with Fred probably a lot and be an influence,” Love said. “I told Michael this a couple weeks ago. One of the neatest things I ever saw in the Ryder Cup was Michael riding in the golf cart with Tom Kite. He came out to watch Freddie and I play and I thought that was one of the coolest things.“So I want my team, like Fred and I did, to get to see Michael. Rather than him sneaking around in the gallery, I want him to be seen and I want him to be in our team room, be hanging around and be a great influence.” - London News

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