Category: Playoff Thoughts

NBA Finals Quick Thoughts

1. This Again?: Against all odds, we have Warriors and Cavs for a fourth straight year.  Somehow, the Cavs have been able eke their way back to another Finals because the: (a) the Raptors somehow fell apart, (b) the rest…

NBA Finals Fall Out

With the end of the NBA Finals, we are left with a bunch of questions, some of which are legitimately interesting and others that are a bit prosaic.  Let’s plow ahead and answer all these questions as best we can:…

NBA Finals Quick Thoughts

Before the NBA Finals, the consensus was that the Warriors were heavy favorites and that they would dispatch the Cavs in this rematch.  After two games, all evidence seems to confirm this consensus.  It would be silly to count out…

Worst Conference Finals Ever?

Boy has this been a boring playoffs so far.  There have been a few moderately memorable moments.  Even worse, the Conference Finals might have been the worst ever in terms of competitiveness.  How bad were they?  Well, since 1983-84 (when…