I do have the stats here for head to head against various other great defensive guards of his era and it’s safe to say that nobody could really guard Jordan. Vs Sidney Moncrief (2x DPOY) Vs Joe Dumars (5x All-Def) Vs Michael Cooper (1x DPOY) Vs Dennis Johnson (9x All-Def) Vs Alvin Robertson (1x DPOY) Vs… Continue reading Jordan’s stats head to head versus the best defensive guards of his era prove he was unstoppable
Probably Bill Russell. The man was so intimidating on defense that opposing teams would settle for low percentage shots farther and farther from the basket because they knew Russell was waiting in the interior waiting to block any shots near the rim. The guy would have averaged 10+ blocks a game had they been counted… Continue reading Who was the best defensive player in NBA history?
All time scoring team PG: Oscar Robertson (26 PPG) SG: Michael Jordan (30 PPG) SF: Kevin Durant (27 PPG) PF: Karl Malone (25 PPG) C: Wilt Chamberlain (30 PPG) All time rebounding team PG: Magic Johnson (7 RPG) SG: Clyde Drexler (6 RPG) SF: Elgin Baylor (13.5 RPG) PF: Bob Pettit (16 RPG) C: Bill… Continue reading If you had to construct all time NBA teams based on certain skills (scoring, rebounding, assists, 3PT, defense etc) what would they be?