Saturday, November 27

NBA 75 team: bigger slights, surprises and better players


The NBA officially unveiled its top 75th anniversary players (consisting of 76 players due to a tie in votes). The Crossover staff reveals their biggest slights, surprises, active players who are not on the 75th Anniversary Team are more likely to be part of the 100th Anniversary Team and the top five players of all time.

The biggest slights

Howard Beck: Full disclosure: I was one of the 88 voters so I guess I am 1/88 responsible for each and every complaint. With that being the case, I’d say the biggest snub is Klay Thompson, the only player I voted for who did. no make the final list. Thompson is the second best shooter of all time, after Steph Curry. He is a great defender. He is a three-time champion and was absolutely essential to the Warriors dynasty. I’m surprised he didn’t make it.




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