A-Rod vs KG

Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees vs Kevin Garnett of the Boston Celtics.

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Alex Rodriguez:

  • 3 time American League MVP
  • 12 time all-star (7 at SS and 5 at 3B)
  • Youngest to hit 500 home runs
  • Member of the 40-40 club (42 home runs and 46 stolen bases in 1998)
  • 10 time Silver Slugger Award winner
  • Hit the most home runs by a shortstop in a season (57 in 2002)
  • Leads the majors in home runs, RBI’s, runs scored, total bases and extra-base hits since 1996
  • Currently has a streak of 11 consecutive seasons of at least 35 home runs and 103 RBI’s

Kevin Garnett:

  • Drafted 5th overall
  • 12 time NBA all-star
  • 2003-04 NBA MVP
  • 4 time All-NBA first team member
  • Won a gold medal at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney
  • Led Boston to the NBA Championship as the Defensive Player of the Year
  • Only NBA player in history to average at least 20 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists per game for 6 seasons
  • Also, the first player to reach 20,000 points, 11,000 rebounds, 4,000 assists, 1,200 steals and 1,500 blocks in his career

Unfortunately for KG, not everything is possible as A-Rod defeats him in this second round matchup.

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One Response to A-Rod vs KG

  1. Kenan says:

    WTF!!!!!!!!!!! i love the yanks and Arod but how does Arod take it after what SI has repoted today. This is all wrong u guys suck

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