HoopsHype Jurgen Klinsmann rumors

June 7, 2014 Updates

United States national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann has come under some heat for comments he made to the New York Times about Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant. When speaking about his decision to leave Landon Donovan of the U.S. World Cup roster, Klinsmann drew comparisons to the aging Laker. “Kobe Bryant, for example — why does he get a two-year contract extension for $50 million? Because of what he is going to do in the next two years for the Lakers? Of course not. Of course not. He gets it because of what he has done before. It makes no sense. Why do you pay for what has already happened?” For The Win

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