What is your all-time NBA starting five of players whose careers were cut short by injury?
PG: Penny Hardaway Yes.. no brainer here. I’m taking Penny over Derrick Rose anyday. While Rose was very athletic, Penny was much more offensively polished and doesn’t need to just drive to the basket, he had incredible handles and a nice jumper too, and was a great playmaker and floor general. SG: David Thompson Ok, […]
What was the best team Michael Jordan faced in the finals?
In terms of talent I’d say the 1992 Blazers. That was a deep, deep team. You had Clyde Drexler, Terry Porter, Kevin Duckworth, Jerome Kersey, Cliff Robinson, Buck Williams and Danny Ainge coming off the bench. Sheesh. Now some people think this team wasn’t that great because they are just counting # of big names on the […]
Which teams were the hardest for Michael Jordan to beat?
I’d go with a few teams here. In the Eastern conference playoffs, my pick is the 1992 Knicks and 1998 Pacers. Both of these teams were the only teams to take Jordan’s championship Bulls to 7 games. 1992 New York Knicks This was a tough team for Jordan’s Bulls to beat. The 1992 series vs […]