Kobe Bryant Says Tony Allen ‘By Far’ Toughest Defender He Faced

Kobe Bryant played in 1,346 games throughout his Hall of Fame career where he averaged 25 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game. He faced innumerable All-NBA caliber players, on both sides of the ball. And yet Bryant, one of the best scorers of this generation, said former OSU standout Tony Allen was far and away the toughest defender he ever faced.

“Tony Allen, that’s easy,” said Bryant when