It would be a heavyweight battle of epic proportions, wouldn’t it? Kobe Bryant and all of his shooting abilities, one-on-one moves, will to win vs. Lebron James’ raw power, speed, and athleticsm. That would be a pay-per-view event worth every last penny.
The LA Times this week caught up with NBA stars Kevin Durant, John Wall, Trevor Ariza, and Matt Barnes and figured they would probe the players to determine if they were in the Kobe or Lebron camp for this hypothetical one-on-one match-up. Kobe was heavily favored, but you may be surprised who voted for which of the two heavyweights: