Pops Mensah-Bonsu names all time NBA five,sneakers,cars,movies and more

first_imgBritish born Ghanaian and former NBA player Pops Mensah Bonsu has fulfilled a dream by staging his first ever basketball skills and training camp in Ghana.Currently serving as General Manager of the Capital City Go-Go, Pops is hoping to give kids an opportunity to pursue their respective dreams while establishing the foundations in Ghana ahead of the commencement of the Basketball Africa League.However, his trip to Ghana has not been all business and basketball.He opened up to Citi News on some of his favourites things including cars, sneakers and his top places to travel and unwind.CARSThe life of a general manager must be tedious and to get around Mensah-Bonsu has a good mix of luxury, off road and next generation technology vehicles to help him do just that.This includes an Infiniti QX 56 which he reveals is his first ever car.Porsche PanameraTeslaRange RoverBMW 760 Infiniti QX 5 TOP FIVE MUSICIANSLife has no spice without music, making it a good to medium for all moods and scenarios. As a man who has spent a greater part of his life on air planes and buses travelling to various destinations to play ball having the right music mix makes a big differenceOnce again Mensah Bonsu displays his dexterity in music in naming his most coveted musicians of all time1.Jay Z2. Notorious BIG3.Stevie Wonder4.Michael Jackson5. Beyonce The Audacity of Hope (Barrack Obama) Emotional Intelligence (Harvard Business Review) For the love of the game Energy Bus (John Gordon) The Four Agreements (Don Miguel Ruiz) MOVIESSafe to say the man loves his classic movies and is happy to keep it old school for most part.1.The Shawshank Redemption 2.Usual Suspects3.He Got game4.Coming to America 5.Hoop Dreams SNEAKERSSneaker culture is deeply embedded in the DNA of most athletes and the former Toronto Raptors and Dallas Mavericks power forward is no exception.Air Jordan OneAir Jordan Four,Air Jordan Eleven, Adidas Super Star (Shell toe) Nike Huarache. BOOKSThere is no friend as loyal as a book and Pops has a conscious collection to recommend to anyone who is interested in building their knowledge base. ALL TIME NBA FIVEPutting together a list of just five in a league that has produced so many legends can be one of the most daunting tasks ever but Mensah Bonsu did a good job.1. Hakeen Olajuwon2.Kevin Garnett3. Lebron James 4.Micheal Jordan 5.Gary Paytonlast_img read more