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Hoop Dreams: Ravi’s Response, Black Mamba Style
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Hoop Dreams: Ravi’s Response, Black Mamba Style

There’s no denying the athletic talent of LeBron James. But a comparison of “who’s better?” between James and Kobe Bryant requires a higher level of scrutiny than an examination of their athletic abilities or individual statistics. Hell, Phil Jackson once said Dennis Rodman was the most athletic player he’s ever coached.

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Speace’s Pieces: Why Do We Play? To Win the Games

The NBA playoffs come down to two things: wins and losses. When we criticize, analyze and scrutinize every single move of each team, coach and individual player, it is all for naught. The level and style of play is not important. Only the victories — plain and simple.