Devin Booker: Becoming Legendary | ESPN Cover Story

Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker put the league on notice after his show-stopping performance in the NBA’s bubble, sending a message to the world that he is on a mission to become legendary. In this edition of ESPN Cover Story, Booker sits down with Michael Wilbon to discuss being an underdog in the league over the years and (5:59) explains what it was like to be noticed by Kobe Bryant.
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100+ komentarze:

Karl Katrak
Karl Katrak:
if Kobe saw something then he's already legendary.
Djibril Mutagoma
Djibril Mutagoma:
kobe actually said he would become legendary time to sit back and watch tht happen
Tony Thomas Jr
Tony Thomas Jr:
Youngest player to score 70 points in game and he’s still under rated 🤦🏽‍♂️
spidek 31 back
spidek 31 back:
Vote Devin Booker for All star game!!!
Mike J
Mike J:
Booker is making his book mark as an elite scorer by scoring 70 points in one game.
Derek JDW
Derek JDW:
goat in the making. hope he can fight through refs unfair calls and missed calls and also help lead his guys around the refs because other than the refs nones stopping my dawg
H
H:
That Kobe part gave me chills. Make him proud Booker.
Terry Ross
Terry Ross:
Bout time he getting his credit
Chris A
Chris A:
Some people still don’t see how dope this dude is.. 👑👑👑👑👑
Reuben Hjk
Reuben Hjk:
Him and Klay are UNSTOPPABLE when they are on
Fun With Memes
Fun With Memes:
I like Booker's attitude. He came off the bench at Kentucky because of how stacked that team was, and instead of letting that stunt his development like so many others, he took it as a challenge. Iron sharpens iron, and now he's a fantastic NBA player.
Spaßvogel 2.0
Spaßvogel 2.0:
It seams like becoming legendary doesnt mean becoming an all star
Ryan Carter
Ryan Carter:
that kobe part had me tearing up
35mmadi
35mmadi:
Such an excellently written cover story! So nice to see that Book is finally getting the recognition he deserves 👌🏽
Terry Patten
Terry Patten:
who’s here after he got snubbed from the 21 all star game
Djibril Mutagoma
Djibril Mutagoma:
soo underrated
ZeroTwo
ZeroTwo:
Kobe gave Devin Booker signed shoes that said “be legendary” on them the day he dropped 70 that fact alone makes me a Booker fan if the mamba says something like that u know he sees himself in them
J Breeze
J Breeze:
IMO he’s one of the more skilled guys in the league and he’s still so young, seems like he’s been in the league for about decade
Robin Nico
Robin Nico:
Seeing how happy he was while talking to Kobe made me tear up
Kris Realone
Kris Realone:
Best shooting form in the NBA .His shooting mechanics must be tought in seminars.
KuKuKlock123
KuKuKlock123:
We need some shoes man... I’m not a sneaker head but I’m getting me some booker’s when they come out
Maxwell Andrews
Maxwell Andrews:
Who’s here after he got snubbed AGAIN
MYStro lee
MYStro lee:
There's a party going on
And phoenix is VIP
SUNSNATION
KING LEO
KING LEO:
“There was a party going on and more ppl were invited” I’m taking that line 🤣
Dreamer boyz
Dreamer boyz:
This dude already is a legend
Knockda 8
Knockda 8:
Booker put in hard work! RESPECT
Reuben Hjk
Reuben Hjk:
Will be top 10 SG of all time!
Tony S
Tony S:
That’s Kobe’s clone
jaybanthony
jaybanthony:
DBooker is a beast! Has that killer mentality as well.
Jack
Jack:
And people in these comments still wanna say hes only a second option... smh just keep watching the legend unfold.
Jack
Jack:
lets go Book!! SUNS!!! a playoff series, or even better a playoff win, will have a huge impact on the team
paul734
paul734:
When discussing top players ever from Michigan, people forget Book is from the Mitten. Top 10 from the Mitten in my opinion.
bvy wvlf
bvy wvlf:
I'm so proud of this kid bro
Been a fan since I seen him start dropping 20 every fn game
JuniorBro
JuniorBro:
Ik for a fact he gonna get a ring at some point in his career he is so young still and so talented about time people take book seriously like Kobe said be legendary book that’s what he’s gonna become the black mamba called it it’s time for us to enjoy and watch him become that💯
Pande Surya
Pande Surya:
Be legendary book
Luka Doncic
Luka Doncic:
He is a young Kobe Bryant
mendoza008
mendoza008:
Dbook is bound to be an all time great
kevin ramos
kevin ramos:
All-star and future MVP!
darkness78171
darkness78171:
I love when players tell about their passion and love for the game of basketball, especially from where they came from at first.
Dolo 2K
Dolo 2K:
DBook been a problem 🤧
Dee Ay
Dee Ay:
If Ayton could develop an aggressive mentality like Booker, then the Suns could be championship material.
Robert Hill
Robert Hill:
D. Book is a Baddddd Mannnn in my Stephen A. Voice! 🤣😁💯
Siddy
Siddy:
All this and my boy still gettin snubbed.
Like Wise
Like Wise:
DBook bringing more heat🔥to the desert.🌵
Steven Nguyen
Steven Nguyen:
Who’s here after he’s not an allstar
Jacey Gaither
Jacey Gaither:
Suns going to the playoffs
noobtub77
noobtub77:
.40 shoot, get hot like Devin Booker, ain't no guarding this
zSamuellz
zSamuellz:
Becoming snubbed - A documentary.
Juan Vega
Juan Vega:
I’ve always said it, most underrated superstar in the NBA
king beta300
king beta300:
wet like im book
Aaron Angle
Aaron Angle:
Book is my boi! I hope he never leaves Phoenix and they can get some more great players around him to win a championship
OVO Bimmy
OVO Bimmy:
This man an all star
Brisa Reyes
Brisa Reyes:
Like Kobe said Booker is going to be legendary!! Now we just watch it happen!! :)))
1423.Viet.HenryOG-
1423.Viet.HenryOG-:
Dbook has writin his own book in nba history!! By the way, he has such a deep voice, completely different from his babyface.
Dan Puzon Coronel Jr
Dan Puzon Coronel Jr:
YOUNGEST LEGEND EVER !
Eazy E
Eazy E:
Didn’t even realize him and Kobe got drafted the same number
Daniel Felipe
Daniel Felipe:
Who’s here after he got snubbed?
Runner Up
Runner Up:
Man should be a 3x all star by now. smh 😕
Matthew Bustos
Matthew Bustos:
Got to go to a Suns game early one time. Dude was out there alone with a coach working on his game. He deserves all the success he gets.
Phoenix Suns Basketball
Phoenix Suns Basketball:
That’s my goat!
Josh Alberto
Josh Alberto:
About time i been patiently waiting for a winning season. Now it's time to get your shine on!!! Let's go suns
lowkey LS
lowkey LS:
He’s already a phx legend ☀️
FN Devon
FN Devon:
Where my moss point Mississippi people at
Ethan G.
Ethan G.:
GR's finest! Love to see what Book is doing in the League, especially this year
Nash Porter
Nash Porter:
He’s gonna be special
Kristin Tambongco
Kristin Tambongco:
ugh, i needed this to be 30 mins longer
The Juan Moreno
The Juan Moreno:
D-Book is already a legend as is..
Keep striving king🙏🏼
Andrew Marin
Andrew Marin:
Awesome job by Michael Wilbon and ESPN. Devin Booker is next, everyone in the nba knows it. The bubble was just a prelude to much bigger things yet to come. Championship. Book is gonna lead PHX to its 1st.
Chetah Society
Chetah Society:
Booker has been legendary just ppl been sleeping on him
Natasha Bolton
Natasha Bolton:
Booker been great 4 Phoenix this season 🇬🇧🙃 keep it up :)
BBBT
BBBT:
There missing 1-2 pieces to win a chip. If CP3 stays the Suns will keep rising
Kay Sheye
Kay Sheye:
you know you're an elite hooper when Drake name drops you
Rins
Rins:
who else watching after he got snubbed for the all star game
Luka Doncic
Luka Doncic:
He has a chance to be at Kobe level one day
colinz fn
colinz fn:
Dbook hitting shots on and off the court 😉
Sammy Morgan
Sammy Morgan:
Future MVP?
Steven Muto
Steven Muto:
We making it to the western finals this year, just watch 😈😈😈
Filipos Weld
Filipos Weld:
Sadly to say they rob his all star spot 🤦🏾‍♂️
miguel duran
miguel duran:
I mess with dude.
Nickolas Tolbert
Nickolas Tolbert:
SHOTOUT TO DEVIN BOOKER🙏 GOD BLESS FROM MISSISSIPPI, MOSS POINT TO BE EXACT WE WENT TO THE SAME HIGH SCHOOL BUT IM MUCH OLDER
Nurul M
Nurul M:
keep goingggggg book
VIBHA MAHANTH
VIBHA MAHANTH:
they got a great team now theyll surely contend hard in 2 or 3 seasons
mikal bridges and ayton are under rated too they can ball out
Max 64
Max 64:
He becoming legendary but not an all star hahaha
PilipiHoops
PilipiHoops:
Isa kang inspirasyon DBook!! Maraming salamat!
Tyra Divino
Tyra Divino:
Booker! You Really Rock Bro!! 🔥🔥💯🙌🙌
Thanku,next Bitch
Thanku,next Bitch:
He’s a good match for Kendall
Guapo Papi
Guapo Papi:
I see Kobe in him
Capricorn
Capricorn:
DBook 🐐🔥🔥🔥 Deserving of an All-Star⭐⛹️‍♂️ Please vote!
Derek Callaway
Derek Callaway:
Can’t wait to see in in the All Star Ga.... nvm
Kelly De Kock
Kelly De Kock:
ALL STAR
Wendell Sloan
Wendell Sloan:
To be legendary,u got mad potential keep up the hard work and love the game and compete.
Devin X
Devin X:
Everybody keep talking about Luka and Zion but forget that this man just turned 24. He was better than all of them when he was 20 but bc he was stuck in Phoenix nobody will acknowledge it. It’s okay book the real fans knew and still know how good you are. Future best player in the league just wait.
Escabar alejandro
Escabar alejandro:
Next Kobe! First dbook
XChronicHash
XChronicHash:
can’t wait for everyone to see playoff Book
Enyelle Ovalles
Enyelle Ovalles:
yesssir book
Floppysocks44
Floppysocks44:
Vote for book nba all star
Christian Fricke
Christian Fricke:
Booker💪🏻✊🏻🔥
Rachel Gapultos
Rachel Gapultos:
The kobe bit had me 😢
el blizzle
el blizzle:
valley boy ☄️
EJ SIPP
EJ SIPP:
Well Deserved 💪🏾