2 weeks NBA Playoffs: Lessons on and off the court Manilatimes |Sports
There is a lot to learn and unpack from the NBA Playoffs. The setup of the Bubble eliminates the home-away format, and players need to learn how to play without depending on their “sixth man” (not Montrezl Harrell) in the stands. Top players have struggled like LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo. They really made efforts to be the top seeds, and these all went for naught. It became a good venue for breakout players like Luguentz Dort of the Oklahoma City Thunder. All the theatrics and politics aside and with less media exposure, coaches can experiment more and play ... more