Category: Playoff Thoughts

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…

NBA Finals MVP Thoughts

The NBA Finals started with a bang but sort of petered out with a whimper.  That whimper sounded almost exactly the sound of LeBron James’ back and legs giving way to the gravity of carrying an undermanned team against a…

NBA Finals Preview

1.  Finals Time: After a mostly forgettable playoff season, we finally have the matchup most expected/wanted—Golden State v. LeBron.  As we discussed during the playoff preview, the Warriors have been so dominant that they are a prohibitive favorite to beat…