Lakers GM Rob Pelinka shares a serious similarity he discovered between LeBron James and Kobe Bryant; one thing that makes them stand out.
Rob Pelinka was the late Kobe Bryant’s agent for many of his profession. He labored intently with the Corridor of Famer and knew him very effectively. Rob can also be the man accountable for constructing a championship roster round LeBron James.
In his a few years of working with Kobe Bryant, Rob understood why Kobe pursued greatness. Furthermore, each factor the nice man did on and off the court docket was completed in a manner to make sure on court docket excellence and outcomes.
He sees the identical drive in LeBron James. Rob spoke about this and the 2 stars on Adrian Wojnarowski’s Woj Podcast. Realizing each the superstars, Rob is the proper man to attract this comparability.
“They’re maniacal concerning the recreation of basketball”: Rob Pelinka
Rob Pelinka shares the key similarity he feels between two of the best gamers to ever play basketball. The 50-year outdated coach shares his views by saying:
“The one factor that’s so clear about each Kobe and LeBron is that they’re maniacal concerning the recreation of basketball,” Pelinka stated on The Woj Pod Podcast.
“What’s attention-grabbing about each LeBron and Kobe is that neither of them have been happy or had a purpose of scoring. Each LeBron and Kobe are about one factor, and that’s successful titles. The similarities of their method of simply being maniacal about doing no matter it takes to win championships is all the things to each of these guys.”
Profitable titles was on the high of Kobe’s want checklist all by means of his profession. He approached each single season with the identical fervour and wished to carry the title to LA. LeBron James has that related drive in him and Pelinka brilliantly sums up how ‘The King’ has that ‘Mamba Mentality’ in him.
Los Angeles Lakers EVP and GM Rob Pelinka on The Woj Pod: Contained in the championship run, LeBron James and Anthony Davis, Kobe and Gigi, a lot, rather more.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn)
Along with his 4th general title and the first with the Lakers, Pelinka and the whole Lakers front-office really feel that James is simply getting began in LA. Along with his focus, drive and general basketball IQ; sky is the restrict for the Lakers within the years to come back.
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