LeBron: not yet
Kobe: yeah, pretty much
Jordan: sure, but how can you tell?
At True Hoop, sportswriter Harry Abbott poked around the Social Security Administration's name database, trying to find any discernable trends of people naming their kids after basketball players.
Some friends of ours named their kid Julius, but I think they chose it for its old school Jew charm, not it's old school NBA charm. Still, if their kid ends up bedding 20,000 women, I'm prepared to be corrected.
The 2007 TrueHoop NBA Baby Name Popularity Contest [truehoop via kottke]