Tracy McGrady on who’s the best one-on-one player: ‘Kobe Bryant is definitely at the top of that list’

Who’s the best one-on-one player in your opinion? Tracy McGrady: Kobe (Bryant) is definitely at the top of that list. I could go with a handful of guys that are great one-on-one players. Baron Davis. Cuttino Mobley. Lou Williams. Jamal Crawford. These are one-on-one certified killers. Allen Iverson. That’s what these guys do. But definitely, Kobe is at the top of that list.
Source: Michael Scotto @ HoopsHype

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Michael Scotto @MikeAScotto
Tracy McGrady discussed nearly getting traded for Bulls star Scottie Pippen, what could’ve been if he stayed with Vince Carter in Toronto, how close Tim Duncan was to joining the Magic, Jeff Van Gundy stories, his @OBLhoops venture, and more on @Jorge Sierra.…12:02 PM

Chris Palmer @ChrisPalmerNBA
#LineOfTheNight: Kobe Bryant 60 pts, 4 rebs, 4 asts, 22-50 FG, 6-21 3FG, 8-10 FT, W AM

Greg Dickerson @gregdickerson13…
I just don’t get the logic..some of the very best def players the last 20 years were guards. Tony Allen, Kobe..etc. smart can shut down multiple positions – 11:19 PM

Nick DePaula @NickDePaula
Isaiah Thomas in the Kobe 4s again. 🐍 PM

John Ireland @LAIreland
Here’s the video with our radio call of Kobe’s last game–exactly six years ago today.…6:06 PM

Tommy Beer @TommyBeer
Six years ago today was maybe the greatest day in NBA regular season history.
As Golden State earned its 73rd win, breaking the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls all-time record mark of 72 wins…
at the same Kobe poured in 60 points in his final game ever… PM

Jason Dumas @JDumasReports
A young Kobe on the right after winning the Central League Title in ‘96. My cousin Emory pictured in the middle next to my mentor JT in the suit! Facebook Memories for the win. PM

Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi
Kobe and the Lakers celebrating winning the Western Conference and going to the NBA Finals in 2010. PM

Justin Kubatko @jkubatko
📅 On this day in 2016, the @Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant scored 60 points in the final game of his NBA career. He set career highs with 50 FGA and 21 3PA.
It was the sixth 60-point game of Bryant’s career, the second-most such games in NBA history behind Wilt Chamberlain (32). AM

Chris Palmer @ChrisPalmerNBA
6 Years Ago Today. Kobe scored 60 in his final game. Here’s all 60 points. Greatest sporting event I’ve ever been to. AM

Roland Lazenby @lazenby
“You just felt like he was on edge.” — how the Colorado incident changed Kobe Bryant’s attitude towards the public…1:03 PM

StatMuse @statmuse
Luka Dončić has MORE career 30-point Triple Doubles than:
• Larry Bird
• Magic Johnson
• Kobe Bryant
• Jason Kidd
• Michael Jordan
• Giannis
Nikola Jokic
Kevin Durant
Luka is 23 years old.
#MuseTakeover PM

James Ham @James_HamNBA
Fox comparing Davion Mitchell’s work ethic to Kobe Bryant: PM

Matt George @MattGeorgeSAC
De’Aaron Fox with some massive praise for Davion Mitchell, calling him the hardest worker he’s ever known other than Kobe Bryant. – 2:34 PM

Jason Anderson @JandersonSacBee
“We all know Davion is probably the hardest worker we’ve ever seen outside of maybe Kobe.” — De’Aaron Fox on Davion Mitchell – 2:33 PM

James Ham @James_HamNBA
De’Aaron Fox said that Davion Mitchell is probably the hardest worker anyone has seen outside of Kobe Bryant. High praise for the rookie. – 2:32 PM

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