As important as Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili are to the Spurs' success, it all starts with the man in the middle.
Tony Parker needs to be a leader for the Spurs. This summer, he was for the French national team.
Jason Kidd can't beat the Spurs by himself. That's why his supporting cast must step up.
First-round series win? Kevin Garnett and the T-Wolves will be lucky to make the playoffs.