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Old 11-14-2009, 07:43 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Judging by your display pic, you obviously haven't seen Bosh play either.
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Judging by your display pic, you obviously haven't seen Bosh play either.
and you haven't seen him play in the playoffs (if his team made it to them)
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Old 11-14-2009, 08:34 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Jordan though was coddled and protected by the NBA. Now, Stan makes a good point. If you're retiring Jordan why not guys like Russell, Robertson etc. who were just as dominant and considered the best?
You make some really good points, but I think part of the appeal of Jordan was the graceful athleticism, the flash, the acrobatics. That's part of what made him so marketable and memorable. Big lumbering Centers/forwards don't appeal to the public imagination quite as much.
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Old 11-14-2009, 11:19 PM   #24 (permalink)
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Did you watch MJ play in, umm I don't know, 1992?
Nope I didn't. Watched some highlights of him and other greats. I just tink others are better then him
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