Michael Jordan: In My Prime, I'd Beat LeBron James 1-On-1 "I don't think I would lose," Jordan said in the video, before smiling and adding, "Other than to Kobe Bryant because he steals all of my moves."
Lichtenstein: Nets Should Stop Kidding Themselves On J-Kidd’s Candidacy Since Kidd single-handedly turned around the Nets franchise upon his trade to New Jersey in 2002, they owe him. If there’s some capacity in which Kidd could fit in with the club’s long-term plans, it’s worth the discussion. Just not as head coach.
Hartnett: No Point In Comparing 2012 USA Basketball To 'Dream Team'It's pointless to compare the 2012 Men's Olympic basketball roster to the 1992 "Dream Team." USA's current roster has their own challenge in front of them.
Silverman: Mouthy Kobe Knows Just What He's Doing There is no need to feel insulted. Kobe Bryant did not demean the memory of the Dream Team.
Donnie Walsh In As Pacers President; Larry Bird Calling It QuitsLary Bird, perhaps the most respected and beloved basketball figure in a state obsessed with the sport, will leave his job as the Pacers' president of basketball operations at the end of August.
Silverman: Anthony Has Much To Learn From Olympic-Teammate JamesIt doesn’t take long for a player to change his perception. If James can do it in Miami, Anthony can do it in New York.
Keidel: Carmelo May Be The Cure For LinsanityIn an otherwise cold month in the sporting calendar, Lin made everyone warmer. And Lin made everyone better, not just scoring but imbuing an otherwise fallow team and town with hope. The impact was real and the team’s record reflected it.
Schmeelk: Nowitzki's Performance Can Only Be Described As RIDIRKULOUSThere’s no other word to describe it. I had to make one up. That was riDirkulous. I hope everyone enjoyed the show Dirk Nowitzki put on last night. It’s something you might never see again.