What Next For Bryant As He Hangs Up His Jersey?
Kobe Bryant plays his final match this evening and at the end of a glittering career, bookmakers, William Hill are predicting what he will do after leaving the court for the final time. Despite being a Philadelphia native, he is an adopted Californian and can be backed at 12/1 to run for President before the end of the 2031 and is 16/1 to be nominated for an Oscar before the end of 2020.
A fan of football, Bryant is 33/1 to become an owner of a Premier League side before the end of 2020.
“Bryant will have a lot of spare time (and cash) on his hands when he enters his retirement and if he is half as good at what he does next as he was on the court, he will continue to be a success,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.
Bryant is 7/1 to feature in the NBA next season.
Kobe Bryant to appear in the NBA at any point next season as a player: 7/1
To appear on the Presidential ballot paper before the end of 2031: 12/1
To be nominated for an Oscar before the end of 2020: 16/1
Become the majority owner of a Premier League football team (not as part of a consortium) before the end of 2020: 33/1