Another in a long line of hot take columns criticizing Kobe Bryant. This one after the Lakers missed the playoffs in April, 2005.
May, 2005 column lamenting the Memphis Grizzlies being swept out of their second consecutive playoff series.
May, 2005 column explaining why the 3-point line shouldn’t be moved.
Column wondering how the Coach of the Year and the MVP can be on the same team from May, 2005.
May, 2005 column explaining why the NBA playoffs are better than most scripted dramas.
June, 2005 column about the Phoenix Suns avoiding a sweep at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs.
Column detailing how boring the Detroit Pistons were in the June, 2005 playoffs.
July, 2005 column about perpetual nomad Larry Brown switching teams yet again.