ON paper alone, DJ Mbenga stands out as one of the most impressive imports to land in the PBA.
The 32-year-old Congolese-Belgian slotman, after all, has two NBA championship rings with the Los Angeles Lakers and eight years of experience in the NBA.
The massive seven-footer is also tipped to dominate in the paint, even if he admits he hasn't played competitive basketball for three months and has yet to really round into game shape.
In this extensive interview, he sits down with Spin.ph to discuss, among other things, why he chose Barako Bull over three other PBA teams, how it is to play with Kobe Bryant, and why he considers himself a Laker for life.
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