James, the four times Most Valuable Player in the NBA, won’t be passing on his crown just yet after another impressive season, despite reports that he may exercise his right to opt out of his contract at Cleveland next summer.
Before Phil Jackson and Pat Riley, before Gregg Popovich and Larry Brown, even before Red Auerbach, there was John Kundla. Kundla, the Hall of Fame coach who led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships, died Sunday. He was 101. Son Tom Kundla said his father died at an assisted living facility