Debunking the top 10 Kobe / Lebron myths and exposing the double standard

Kobe Bryant. It’s hard to imagine a more polarizing player. Kobe is arguably the most popular player of all time (possibly even more than Jordan due to his exposure in China). He has a massive legion of incredibly devoted fans, and he was the most well marketed player of his generation (due to no small… Continue reading Debunking the top 10 Kobe / Lebron myths and exposing the double standard

What bothers you the most about NBA fans?

The whole “Finals record” argument. I don’t think casuals look deeper than just looking at who won and who lost. They just look at W vs L and that’s it. Basketball is a 5v5 game, it’s not like boxing or tennis, it’s not an individual sport. But at the same time, basketball doesn’t have as… Continue reading What bothers you the most about NBA fans?

Is LeBron James the most hated NBA superstar of all time?

I think so. Lebron has in my experience, surpassed Kobe as the most polarizing NBA player of all time – measured by the amount of people who idolize him vs the amount that hate him. I would say that while Kobe has many haters, there are still way more fans than haters, judging from the… Continue reading Is LeBron James the most hated NBA superstar of all time?