On Christmas day, The New York Times published an editorial in which it asked some of its sportswriters who the NBA’s best player of the decade was and the nod went to Stephen Curry. While the Times conceded the only other possibility was LeBron James, Curry won “in a landslide.”
It was March when a Sports Illustrated article declared the NBA season done, that June’s champion already a foregone conclusion:
Just as I did last year, here are my quick-hit thoughts on the 2017 NBA Finals:
If there was a single basketball game to determine the fate of the world, who is the starting five?
There will be countless essays and analysis on the 2016 NBA Finals, so here are my quick-hit thoughts:
You can’t be the greatest player of all-time if you only play on one end.