Vitus Bologna, Italian basketball club, confirmed they have agreed on a verbal commitment with NBA legend Bryant from Lakers to play in Italy while NBA carries a lock out. Sabatini, CEO of Virtus, stated that an money deal with Kobe Bryant was already attenined.
Even though there are nevertheless number of things to consider but Sabatini expressed his expectations and believes that it’s virtually there, 95% finished. A trusted source had said to the media that the offer of Vitus Bologna became a massive $3 million deal just for Kobe to play for the very first matches of the Italian league season .
Bryant had spent most of his the young years in Italy. He had been recently in Italy for endorsements and sponsor appearances within the past two days prior to he flew into the US for the NBA labor discussions on Friday. He will be expected to go back to Italy in a few days and now is trying to get a green card visa for that rumored package to start paying in Italy. Bryant is anticipated to go back to Bologna by next Wednesday or even Thursday in 10 days Sabatini said. He also added that as of this moment, there was absolutely no written signature coming from Kobe Bryant that’s why they will seal the deal in writing , later on be completed.