He goes on to say that he loves Kobe and watches him play all the time. He also says that Kobe and him don’t trash talk when they’re competing against each other. Read More
I stumbled upon Paul Pierce’s brag here:
I don’t think Kobe is the best player. I’m the best player. There’s a line that separates having confidence and being conceited. I don’t cross that line but I have a lot of confidence in myself.
Listen, Paul. The best players don’t say they’re the best. Other people say it for them.
You can’t blame Paul Pierce. He just won a championship with Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen. That doesn’t mean any of those three is the best basketball player though. That’s the nature of the game – you win it all, you get to boast.