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Enes Kanter to join WWE once NBA career is over

The big Turkish center has his sights set on fame once his basketball playing days are over.

Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter waves to fans as he comes out for warm ups before a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports

The coronavirus pandemic has pretty much everybody re-thinking their careers in one way or another. Enes Kanter is in that boat, though he’s still got some basketball left to play. Kanter told The Athletic’s Shams Charania in an interview that he has been offered a contract from the WWE and once his basketball days are over, he’ll switch to wrestling. Here’s the full interview: