By Josh Kramer
9,916 assists. Eight All-Star Games. Two MVP’s. And it all comes down to this. The man who made the 50-40-90 term (50% from the field, 40% from three-point range, 90% from the free throw line) relevant is going for the only number that matters. One. As in “one” championship. Just ask the “King” what that feels like.
In a shocking twist of events, Steve Nash was shipped off in a sign and trade to the Lakers yesterday to join forces with Kobe Bryant. Go figure. Heading into this offseason, it seemed unless the Lakers won the “Dwight Howard Sweepstakes (Soap Opera),” Kobe Bryant’s pursuit of number six would be all for not. Now winning the “Dwight Howard Sweepstakes” might just be a cherry on top. Kobe is coming for Jordan’s six. Continue reading