Raptors Forum | Toronto Raptors Forums & Message Boards - View Single Post - Jalen Rose on Kobe's 81pt game
View Single Post
Old 10-02-2012, 02:47 PM   #4 (permalink)
bjjs
a baller

Senior Member
 
bjjs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 7,452
Representing:
Default

Maybe over the years my memory of the game has become distorted, but I recall Jalen ruining a good first half effort by a young team by coming out in the second half taking half-assed shots with no real effort to run back defensively which is why he was probably given a seat on the bench.

The game was a big joke to Jalen - most the games were;
He was a disgrace to professional athletes and the game of basketball while in Toronto.

But fuck he had some great moves in the low post. I spent hours immitating his footwork with the high-release - high-arcing shot. He had some of the most creative/unique footwork in the post near the end of his career.
bjjs is online now   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote