Because most tall NBA players dominated with their height and/or athletic advantage, and didn’t bother to improve their skills as much as shorter less athletic players. Thing is when you’re talking about the NBA, you’re talking about an elite group of players right? Now think about players who are 5′11 to 6′3 – these group… Continue reading Why do taller NBA players tend to shoot worse than shorter NBA players?
all time is a bit rough. I think if we look all time, George Mikan is somehow missing from top 10 most influential lists despite being the key reason why the goaltending and shot clock rules exist, and widened lanes exist. And oh yeah, he introduced the 3pt line as ABA commissioner. Not having George… Continue reading Is Dwight Howard one of the most disrespected players of all time?
Kobe Bryant. It’s hard to imagine a more polarizing player. Kobe is arguably the most popular player of all time (possibly even more than Jordan due to his exposure in China). He has a massive legion of incredibly devoted fans, and he was the most well marketed player of his generation (due to no small… Continue reading Debunking the top 10 Kobe / Lebron myths and exposing the double standard