Manny Pacquiao is one of the greatest boxers of this generation. However, he very much is not a basketball player.
The 5’ 6” Pac Man didn’t just make a cursory appearance, either; he actually started the game for expansion KIA Sorento of the Philippine Basketball Association. He played seven minutes, committed two turnovers, and reportedly made Dr. James Naismith roll over in his grave.
The real question is, would you rather have Pacquiao:
And, as a follow-up, how much would you pay to watch a PPV of these two playing one-on-one? $50? $100?
[via NY Post]