Interview with BrEndOn Yi
How old are you?
When did you start playing basketball?
Why did you pick basketball?
Enjoyed playing basketball and it’s a passion I love to play
Do you play other sports?
How did you hear about KO/KNABA?
My dad played KO for volleyball and knew John Lee, the KNABA president, and got me introduced to the SFKO team
What were your thoughts on the level of play in Atlanta?
The level was great and super competitive. Atlanta was tons of fun, getting to playing other Koreans from other parts of the country
What was most memorable about Atlanta?
Getting the Rising Star award at the age of 16 was something I will never forget.
How is it playing with older guys on SFKO?
It’s great, I learn a lot from their experiences. Not only in basketball, but in life.
Who is your favorite NBA player?
Who do you think you are most like in terms of style of play in the NBA?
Probably Damian Lillard, he’s explosive, aggressive towards the hoop and likes to pull up from mid-range, and can shoot the three. Also a great defender on the ball as well.