halekulani wrote:after watching melo take a beating in portland, i think he's the new AI. refs love to hate this guy. he drives to the hole, gets contact, but never gets the whistle. it's a shame because melo is better than what the box score shows.
That's one of the reasons that he can relate to Kobe, and not only that, but looks up to Kobe as a big-brother type figure.