Lakers’ Bryant still tops in China

Kobe is still king of the world!

430691-120-0-1LABusiness: Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant had the top-selling replica jersey in China for the third-straight season, according to the National Basketball Association.

Bryant, who also has the top-selling jersey in the United States and Europe, was followed by LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers, Kevin Garnett of the Boston Celtics, Tracy McGrady of the Houston Rockets and Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat.

The news comes as the NBA kicks off its NBA Games 2009 exhibition series in China. The NBA has 21 marketing and promotional partnerships in China including multi-national and Chinese companies.

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  • Kobe the asian invasion

    This doesn’t surprise me at all!

  • kid24

    seriously…is there any suprise…?

  • KING

    #1 player in the world