In ESPN The Magazine, Howard Bryant writes that if Kevin Durant wants to finally claim his first title ring, he needs to do some soul-searching about his game.
In an era when many rival players would rather be friends than foes, Kevin Garnett's competitive fire still runs hot - and Ray Allen is now feeling the burn, writes Howard Bryant in ESPN The Magazine.
Boston sports fans have been treated to championships from all four of their major pro sports teams in the last seven years. A writer reflects on the way it is and the way it was in his hometown.
The Spurs? Gone. The Lakers? Gone. The Celtics? Gone. And if the past is indeed prologue, none of them will be back among the league powers anytime soon.
They were one game away from a second title in three years, but another run by Boston's Big Three won't happen without more bold waves of Danny Ainge's magic offseason wand.
After a decade of riches in Boston, a market correction seems inevitable.