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Kobe Bryant raised a few eyebrows recently when he proclaimed that the current edition of the USA basketball Olympic team could beat the original Dream Team from 1992, a team comprised of Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird and others. Here are Kobe’s comments: “Well, just from a basketball standpoint, they obviously have [...]
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On Tuesday, Lakers Superstar, Kobe Bryant stated that the 2012 Olympic basketball team would beat the Dream Team and all Charles Barkley could do was laugh.
Barkley, a member of the 1992 gold medal-winning squad, was a guest on The Mike Missanelli Show on 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia on Wednesday and fired back at Kobe for his much-discussed remarks.
“I just started laughing...
Kobe Bryant knew he would create quite the stir when he said on Wednesday that the 2012 edition of Team USA could beat the 1992 Dream Team that most believe is the greatest Olympic team of all time. He’s Kobe Bryant — that’s what he does. Unsurprisingly, Charles Barkley strongly disagreed with Kobe’s assessment that the 1992 team was “old,” noting that Kobe is about...
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