Jerry West thinks Kobe Bryant's grim determination is the right touch in these finals, Marc Stein writes.
The NBA maintains that its current suspension scale for technical fouls is "a fair system," in the words of NBA president Joel Litvin, but he anticipates an internal re-evaluation after the season.
Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard must avoid technical fouls in the NBA Finals.
Dwight Howard joined Kobe Bryant with five technicals in the postseason, putting them at risk of suspension.
Here's a series-by-series look at the great point-guard story lines in the postseason.
Tracy McGrady has been so dominant that the nickname "Sleepy" doesn't do him justice.