Originally written on Laker Nation  |  Last updated 11/18/14
After Jaamal Wilkes’ jersey retirement ceremony during halftime of the Lakers’ victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, a reporter asked Kobe who he would like to present him for his jersey retirement ceremony: #bbpBox_284936752660090880 a{text-decoration:none;color:#A800C9}#bbpBox_284936752660090880 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}When asked about his jersey retirement ceremony, Kobe Bryant joked he will make Shaq be the presenter.December 29, 2012 12:19 am via webReplyRetweetFavorite@MedinaLakersNBAMark MedinaShaq’s record of public statements about Kobe has been dicey. On one hand, Shaq has been extremely complimentary of Kobe.But on the other hand…Maybe the whole feud was all marketing?Of course, Kobe has not been completely silent either.It is interesting that Kobe would trust Shaq to speak during a defining moment of his basketball legacy. He is essentially giving Shaq the last word. Risky!What do you think, Lakernation? Was Kobe just joking, or will Shaq take the mic at KB’s jersey retirement? If so, good move or bad move for the Mamba?The post Kobe: I’ll “Probably Force Shaq” to Present Me at Jersey Retirement appeared first on Laker Nation.
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