Basketball great Kobe Bryant says he will retire at the end of the season. The two-time Olympic gold medalist and five-time NBA champion made the announcement with a poem entitled ‘Dear Basketball’.
The 2015/16 season in the National Basketball Association ended with some fireworks. The Golden State Warriors topped what seemed to be an unbreakable record, and an NBA legend ended his career.
Dirk Nowitzki will reportedly make much less money than he did last season with the Dallas Mavericks. However, he is set to become the first foreign-born player to play 20 seasons in the NBA.
Germany's Dirk Nowitzki has become just the sixth player in NBA history to crack the 30,000-point mark. The Dallas Mavericks player is also the first non-American to reach the milestone.
Five-times NBA champion Tim Duncan has announced his retirement from basketball. The 40-year-old’s decision brings to an end the forward’s glittering 19-year spell with the San Antonio Spurs.
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