“We’re gonna meditate in the clouds,” yep…of course they’ll give the zen-like poetry line to Kobe Bryant. We’ve already covered the 25 best rap albums of 2015, but we certainly can’t ignore how ballers strike a balance between artistry and athletics.
Peanut, Sean, Toni, and Angel explored how some of our best professional basketball players, KD, Paul George, Anthony Davis, Kobe, Elena, Kyrie, and LeBron bring their game. They’ll also have to decide on their favorite routine and personality traits.
“Bring Your Game” was brought to life by Rick Famuyiwa, and produced by Nike Basketball with Wieden + Kennedy.
“Basketball is undergoing a renaissance, a return to distinct personalities and vibrant style that mixes skill with originality. Of course performance still matters, but in this bold era an athlete’s on-court triumphs must seamlessly blend with his or her off-court interests.”
The short film began with a sound clip from Digable Planet‘s “Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like That).” And you just can’t get any cooler than that.