Newly retired NBA star, Rip Hamilton reveals his plans after retirement and tells us 10 things we didn’t know before.
Who was your toughest opponent during your career?
My toughest opponent was definitely Kobe Bryant. We have been battling since the 10th grade.
What are your future goals after retirement?
My newest goal or career move is to become an NBA news and sports broadcaster.
What are you most excited about now that your playing career is over?
I'm mostly excited about spending more time with my kids.
How do you plan on keeping in shape after retirement?
I plan on working out and trying new classes and methods like yoga, pilates and cycling to stay in shape.
Do you think you will miss playing?
I'm excited about retirement because I've accomplished everything that I set out to do.
Who is your pick for this years March Madness?
Wisconsin is my pick, but I'm not really set on any teams because conneticut is not in it.
Who is your favorite best dressed athlete?
Personally I am my own favorite best dressed athlete. I like to mix it up with different brands and styles depending on my mood.
What are your favorite New York City restaurants?
My favorite places in New York to eat are Felipe Chow, Peter Lugor, STK and Chows meat packing.
What are your favorite places to shop in New York City?
My favorite places to shop in NYC are Atrium and Louis Vuitton.
What is your affiliation with Gillete?
I'm super excited to work with Gillette Clear Gel because it prevents odor and wetness protection for up to 48 hours.
Original post published May 2015