Six years after nixing a trade that would have sent Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers, former NBA commissioner David Stern deflected some of the criticism he's received since onto ex-Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak.
Golden State has an unprecedented rise to become the league’s hegemonic best team. The Golden State Warriors might be the best team we’ve ever seen. It’s worth our time to look back at how the Warriors became the Warriors.
For nearly a decade, the Eastern Conference playoffs have been defined by a tell. They might appear to lean toward an established powerhouse (like the superteam Celtics), a well-balanced bruiser (like the defensive Pacers), or even a system-driven epiphany (like the emergent Hawks) for a moment, but