Team USA has discovered how different the international game is. So how would international teams fare in the NBA?
For a guy called The Answer, Allen Iverson continues to prompt a lot of questions about his stature in the game.
The NBA has always benefited from having big, bad teams on the block that everyone wants to beat.
Because he's played with some of the NBA's biggest stars, Sam Cassell has always been the forgotten man.
History has shown that a team needs a big-time scorer, perhaps even an MVP candidate, to win an NBA title.
Allen Iverson will have to wait another six years to make as much money as Shaquille O'Neal and Kevin Garnett.
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Even if the Nets win the NBA Finals, the Spurs' Tim Duncan would still be the favorite for series MVP honors.
The Nets hope to capitalize on the Spurs' propensity for not playing well in a series opener.
Minnesota's Kevin Garnett has shown he can handle almost any role, except superstar.
The Spurs need to stop preaching about defense, and stop forcing the ball to Tim Duncan behind the double-team.
The next NBA season will define Rasheed Wallace's existence.
The player Mike Bibby was before the postseason will never be the same.