Marc Stein explores a rivalry in Texas that recently added another contentious chapter.
Byron Scott was not the only prominent alumnus of the storied Lakers-Celtics rivalry of the 1980s that the Cavaliers approached. They also reached out to Larry Bird, ESPN.com has learned.
It's not necessarily just Kobe vs. Shaq any more. It's Kobe vs. Dwyane Wade, too.
Don't laugh. Kobe Bryant leaving the Lakers for the Clippers is the only scenario that makes any sense.