When Kobe Bryant set the tone in the Olympics against Pau Gasol

2022-09-25T17:49:44+00:00 2022-09-25T17:49:44+00:00.

Aris Barkas

25/Sep/22 17:49


A preview of the upcoming Netflix doc about the “Redeem Team” of the 2008 Olympics demonstrates how ruthless was Kobe Bryant as a competitor

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

How do you prove that you care only about winning? You just send one of your closest friends and teammates on the floor in the Olympics.

That’s what Kobe Bryant did against Pau Gasol, as it’s evident in the preview of the “Redeem Team” documentary coming on Netflix.

Presented as the “the untold story of one of the greatest comebacks in sports history”, here’s how Kobe Bryant put everyone on the same page in Team USA, which was coming off painful failures in the 2004 Olympics and in the 2006 FIBA World Cup.