originally published December 29, 2015 On the Wednesday night of his Boston debut an 18 year old thinner version of the Kobe Bryant we know gazed at the famed parquet floor that creaked and dipped in spots every time he moved in the lay-up line. For a moment he paused and gave a momentary glance…
The most incredible effort from a single player I’ve seen in person came on January 14, 2002 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. I bought tickets at the last moment and invited a friend for a night neither of us could have expected. I had already seen plenty of games in which Kobe Bryant scored at will,…
Kobe’s army didn’t just love him. They worshiped him.
Jimmy Butler is an outspoken man and those kind of players are punished in All-Star voting.
Derrick Rose is coveted by contenders who want to upgrade their bench with a combo scorer-playmaker. It’s a turnaround for Rose who considered quitting the game he loves.
LeBron is going to cement his legacy when he becomes the 3rd All-Time leading scorer dropping Kobe Bryant to 4th. LeBron will have lived up to all the hype and surpassed the lofty expectations that imagined he would be the best ever. That prediction is close.
Kyrie is a long way from the leader he needs to be if he has any shot at winning a NBA title without LeBron James.
Ja Morant is good enough to be an All-Star. But he has to beat out Russell Westbrook, Damian Lillard, Lou Williams, Donovan Mitchell.
Chris Paul says Rondo spit on him. Rondo says Chris Paul is a liar. A year has passed. All arguments settled on the court.
Jimmy Butler called T.J. Warren soft. Wait, didn’t he call Karl-Anthony Towns soft too?