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NBA at 70: The NBA’s Greatest Players

When I was in High School, the NBA celebrated it’s 50th Anniversary by selecting the NBA’s Greatest Players. I was fascinated with this team. My parents got me a beautiful NBA at 50 book that I poured over and learned about all the NBA greats. After this season, the NBA will be celebrating it’s 70th Anniversary. […]

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Top 10 in the Last 35 Years

I’ve always found it difficult to compare players from different eras.  The game has evolved so much, the speed, athleticism, style, rules, and strategies have all changed so much.  How many 3’s would Larry Bird have made in today’s game where offenses are designed around the 3-point shot?  How many points would Michael Jordan average […]

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The 20,000 Point-8,000 Rebound-5,000 Assist Club

On Twitter recently, I saw a meme giving tribute to the 5 players in NBA history to accumulate 20,000 points, 8,000 rebounds, and 5,000 assists in their careers: Havlicek, Jabbar, Bird, Malone, and Garnett.  As somewhat of an NBA history buff, I thought to myself, “Self, one of those players is not like the other.”  […]

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All-Time 12 Man Roster

If you could put together the greatest team of players in their prime from any era to play one season together who would you choose?  In this hypothetical, it is about the “right” 12 players to add to your roster, not necessarily the best players or most talented players.  Factors like egos, attitudes, personalities, roles, and […]