Posts Tagged ‘dynasty’

Dynasties IV: Bird, Spurs and the Bad Boys

“Of all the people I play against, the only one I truly fear is Larry Bird” – Magic Johnson The Dyanasty Feature looks at the best teams over the past 30 years. Check out Parts I, II and III. #4 The Bird Celtics Years: 1979-1990 Titles: 3 (’81, ’84, ’86) The Boston Celtics were the […]

#2 & #3: Magic, Shaq & Kobe

”I don’t think there will ever be another 6’9” point guard who smiles while he humiliates you.” –James Worthy on Magic “Only God can stop Kobe Bryant. That boy is the best player in the world.” – Charles Barkley “Me shooting 40% at the foul line is just God’s way to say nobody’s perfect.” – […]

#1 Those Bulls

“Playing Phoenix and Charles Barkley in the 1993 Finals was like playing against your little brother and knowing you’re well-equipped. Your little brother might beat you one or two out of seven. But you know he’s going to get beat in the end. The Suns didn’t know how to win. They knew how to compete, […]

Dynasties: Part I

See Parts II, III and IV of the Dyansty Feature As soon as the San Antonio Spurs convincingly swept the Cavs in the 2007 NBA Finals, the following two questions were inevitable: Does this San Antonio team, having won four titles in nine years, qualify as an NBA dynasty? If so, where do they fit […]