'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
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The Italian team Virtus Bologna says its top offer to Kobe Bryant is a one-year contract worth $5 million.
Kobe Bryant has been offered a $6.7 million, one-season contract to play for the Italian team Virtus Bologna, appealing to his childhood memories of growing up in the country.
Kobe Bryant said that he's still considering playing overseas because an owners' lockout of players threatens to sabotage the upcoming NBA season.
If NBA stars are serious about playing overseas, basketball's governing body says they will be welcomed.
Turkish club Besiktas is in talks with Kobe Bryant's representatives about the possibility of the Los Angeles Lakers' star playing in Turkey during the NBA lockout.
Allen Iverson wants to keep his passport at home.