MIAMI Chris Bosh says hes not a popular guy. And he will film no advertisements this season in an attempt to change that.
In 2007-08, Bosh, now with Miami and then with Toronto, put a video on YouTube asking fans to vote him in as an All-Star Game starter. The clip, in which Bosh played a used-car salesman, was quite funny but didnt work in getting a starting berth.
"That was that one time for fun," Bosh said Friday when asked if he might film another spot this season to help get an All-Star starting berth. "I know a lot of people wanted me to do that again. But whatever Id put out would be a failure because people would have a certain outlook on how its supposed to be."
One would think Bosh has a better chance to become an East All-Star starter this season considering he has moved from power forward to center and Dwight Howard, a perennial All-Star at the position, has departed from Orlando to the Lakers of the West. Also, the league has changed its ballot from fans picking two...