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Kobe Bryant Says Mayo Has 'The Whole Package'


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#1 Guest_Nissan_*

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Posted July 29, 2008 - 06:17 PM

Memphis rookie O.J. Mayo got a glowing endorsement from the league MVP Kobe Bryant, who dominated the rookie early in the U.S. National team scrimmages, but to his credit Mayo got better the more they played, the L.A. Times are reporting.

"Kobe completely shut him down in the beginning," said U.S. managing director Jerry Colangelo. "But the longer they went, the better Mayo got."

"I think the world of him," Bryant said. "I think he's extremely talented. I think he has a great overall game that a lot of young players don't have in terms of skills. He can handle, he can shoot, he can pass, he's fast, he's quick, so that's the whole package."


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#2 KGB

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Posted July 30, 2008 - 12:03 AM

That's pretty much how I perceived him ever since I heard of him in HS.

#3 The Maverick

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Posted July 30, 2008 - 12:38 AM

Let's hope that Mayo can fulfill his true potential, he could be an all-time great.

#4 Cookie

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Posted July 30, 2008 - 05:34 PM

I've always liked this guy. This guy is amazing and I think is the next kobe.

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#5 Maddocks

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Posted July 30, 2008 - 09:42 PM

i always liked mayo, but when he started to throw usc under the bus, i was hoping he would go to a place with no future.....so was my wish granted? :blink:

EDIT: no my wife wasnt granted :lol:

Edited by Maddocks, July 31, 2008 - 12:06 AM.

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Posted July 30, 2008 - 10:31 PM

Trade Lamar? -_-

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Posted July 31, 2008 - 12:49 PM

Wow. Very high praises from Kobe. Let's see if he can live up to his expectations. I'm all for the guy doing so.




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