If I had to name one player that personified the shifting of the NBA in the ’90s from an old man’s game to the hip-hop generation, that choice is easy. 1,474 more words
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The Miami Heat took Michael Beasley with the No. 2 overall pick in 2008, something they no doubt regret with hindsight given how well players taken later have played since then. 183 more words
You might know Seattle drafted Scottie Pippen before sending him to the Bulls in a draft-night trade.
But did you know the SuperSonics nearly traded Shawn Kemp and Ricky Pierce for Pippen – with Michael Jordan’s blessing – in 1994? 564 more words