Rick Fox: "eSports Will Be As Big As The NHL In 2 Years"

Former L.A. Laker and primary eSport investor Rick Fox has become the sports biggest supporter as of late. On top of owning eSports team Echo Fox, TMZ says the former basketball legend has convinced other sports greats since as Shaquille O' Neal and Alex Rodriguez to invest as well.

He even said Kobe Bryant is planning an eSports career after retirement!

Fox is optimistic about eSports prevalence and predicts it will one day overtake some of the most popular professional sports.

"Two years it'll overtake the NHL."

What do you think? Doable, or is Fox being optimistic?