Quote NoPropsneeded wrote: View Post
I don't care about other leagues. I'm talkin NBA, and he definitely does not deserve to have his jersey retired. And all this "putting Canada on the map" may be true to some extent. But it doesn't justify retiring his jersey #
I'm with ya on this one. Retiring jerseys should be saved for great players that commit to their teams and win with them (playoffs at least) instead of non-concrete accomplishments (popularity, hype)