When winning, particularly play-off games, meant a bigger paycheck,after games we did not hug each other. Coaches frowned upon even talking to opponents in pre-game warm ups. So, when after the last two games of the Utah-OKC series, players walked off the floor without hugging each other, I loved it.
How ‘bout all that Jazz? And three road wins, for a chaser! Mix a little old (George Hill, Joe Johnson and Boris Diaw) with some young (Gordy Hayward), add a big man (Rudy Gobert) who plays like the big men of the past (not a “stretch 5”) and, low and behold, Utah wins a Western […]
Title: Mr. Research Off the Reservation and the NBA
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