Who are your five 2000s and up NBA players (1 for each position) that you think will dominate the 80s and 90s era?
PG: I think CP3 would do well in the 80s and 90s. I mean he’s basically Isiah Thomas with a better shot and a better jumper. So.. why wouldn’t he be able to do well if Isiah did well? SG: Kobe. well, he’s not Jordan obviously, but he doesn’t need to be. He can still do well in the […]
Is Jimmy Butler closer to Jordan or Kobe? Is Butler a Hall of Famer?
Definitely Jordan. Butler had a 56 point game this playoffs (Kobe’s playoff high is 50, Jordan’s is 63 but also had a 56 pt game too). Butler also averages a Jordan like efficiency of 48% FG% – Kobe has never averaged above 47% in any playoff run. Butler is also carrying a team with minimal all-star help, […]
People say Lebron’s longevity doesn’t matter because Jordan won more rings in less time. Is this valid?
Not really. Just like with Finals appearances, previously an accomplishment (in this case longevity) has been turned into a negative and ONLY for Lebron. Previously, a player is praised for having longevity – see Kareem, Duncan, Malone, Stockton etc but for Lebron it’s a negative. Why? Because now people think it’s more impressive to win […]