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The Sports Kings: What If You Could Double Your Salary?

Let the overseas bidding wars begin…

As the NBA prepares to enter its 80thday of a league wide lockout one of its brightest stars has reportedly been offered a deal that could be worth twice the amount of what he currently makes with the LA Lakers. reports that Virtus Bologna of Italy has offered to pay Kobe Bryant $600k per game, his current salary of $25,244,000.00 over 82 games breaks down to around $308k.

Virtus is also reportedly going after San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili. 

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