Watching Monte Williams back on the court at the USA basketball camp/practices in Las Vegas, you could see he was at home. He’s easily the best 44-year-old defender on the planet — he went toe-to-toe with Kevin Durant, Jimmy Butler, and the rest, was physical, and made them work for buckets. Then he’d instruct. He’s just a natural. Back in February, Williams’ wife was killed in an auto accident. It devastated the devout family man, in ways it’s hard for us to understand who have never experienced it. He walked away from coaching the rest of the NBA season with the Thunder, and nobody questioned it for a second. Now, after getting his feet wet with Team USA (where he is an assistant to Mike Krzyzewski),
Did LeBron James lead the Lakers to NBA titles in 2012 and 2013? If you haven’t already gotten your fix of laughing at children, here’s a kid who guessed that happened: The question, as you surely know, is who are the Miami Heat?