Team chemistry. The abundance of talent in a team will not necessarily translate to a successful campaign. First, players must learn to accept each other, must enjoy playing together, must genuinely root for each other.
In my previous article (The 2019 NBA All-Star Extravaganza: Who You Got?), I predicted Team Lebron to beat Team Giannis by a score of 175 – 167. The final score was 178 – 164. Boy, how close is that?
Once upon a time, if you were the tallest kid in the team, you had to stay near the basket and guard that piece of territory with your life. Those were the hard-and-fast rules. But not anymore!
Team Lebron will have the talent and the experience on their side. Team Giannis will have youth and size on their side. This weekend, the NBA All-Stars showcase their talents. Who you got?
Has the 3-point shot really taken over as the main ingredient that will spell a team’s victory or defeat in today’s game? Has it now overshadowed other factors as the lynchpin to a team’s success?
How do you solve a problem like the Warriors? How do bring down an Empire which has spelled doom for many NBA teams? How do you stop an onslaught called the Hampton Horde?