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The Rocket has still got it

Originally Published: March 10, 2006
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- So you play on a team with a bunch of Lexus-driving, Italian-suit wearing millionaires, and you've just pounded a bunch of high schoolers and washed-out minor leaguers by a score of 17-0 before a sellout crowd and a national TV audience.

What's next: a gold medal in the lint-flicking Olympics?

Under typical circumstances, the Team USA players would have regarded their blowout win over South Africa on Friday with more sheepishness than satisfaction. But consider the ...

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