Interesting question. My picks would be Augustus – first Roman emperor, laid the foundations that would last for over 1000 years Trajan – the obvious number two, who extended the Roman Empire to its greatest might and extent Constantine – who is best known for spreading Christianity throughout the Roman Empire, but was also a very solid military… Continue reading Who was the greatest Roman Emperor?
What does ‘pure’ scorer mean? I think one thing that most casual basketball fans don’t fully understand is how scoring is related to efficiency. Anyone can actually averaged 30 PPG given enough shots a game. The trick to be an all time great scorer is how many shot attempts does it take for them to… Continue reading Is Kevin Durant the best pure scorer in NBA history?
Oh this is fun. PG: Choices – Chris Paul, Jason Kidd, Walt Frazier, Gary Payton, Mookie Blaylock, John Stockton, Don Buse, Norm Van Lier, Maurice Cheeks, Dennis Johnson I’m gonna go with Gary Payton here as he slightly edges out the other candidates. Not quite as good off ball as DJ, CP3 or Frazier but… Continue reading What would be the best defensive starting 5 in NBA history?