Found August 26, 2013 on Lakerholicz.com:
Nearly eighteen years into his NBA career and he’s still “down with the kids”. The NBA’s rookies were recently surveyed at the Rookie Photo Shoot on a number of topics. A variety of questions were asked, such as “Which rookie will have the best career?” and “Which rookie is the funniest?”, yet the most interesting question was the one asking them to name their favorite current NBA player. With 21.2% of the vote, Kobe Bryant was named as the most popular player among rookies. LeBron James was next at 15.2%, followed by Kevin Durant/Dirk Nowitzki (12.1%) and Kevin Garnett/Chris Paul (9.1%). Steve Nash also received votes from the rooks. It’s good to know that the young talent entering the league still respects Kobe’s game; they can definitely learn a lot from watching the Black Mamba play. They can also learn a great deal from his work ethic and unbelievable focus on winning. In other news, Lakers rookie Ryan Kelly received votes in the “Which rookie is the best shooter?” category. .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 300px; height: 250px; } @media(min-width: 500px) { .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 300px; height: 250px; } } @media(min-width: 800px) { .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 336px; height: 280px; } }
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