Bill Russell looking at his 15 PPG you can’t adequately judge how great a player he was. Sure he grabbed 22 RPG which shows a bit of how great of a defensive player he was, but since blocks weren’t counted back then, it’s hard to accurately measure just how much of an impact he had… Continue reading Which NBA player had the most intangibles in league history?
too many to name here… my biggest personal ones involve the ABA. what if the ABA didn’t exist and all ABA players and blackballed players played in the NBA? Thus you would have guys like Connie Hawkins playing in his prime in the NBA Hawkins only had a short 3 year prime in the NBA… Continue reading What is your personal biggest “what if” in NBA history?
I think for me it’s the 1979 Seattle Supersonics This team is rarely ever talked about, although they went to the Finals twice in a row. The reasons why? They had no clear marketable superstar, played for a small market for a team that no longer exists, and played a long time ago thus fading… Continue reading What’s the most underrated championship team in NBA history?