Eight months to the day since Toronto and Golden State opened the preseason in Rogers Arena, the NBA Finals will begin Thursday in Oakland with the rubber match series between the two teams everyone has expected to meet all season long.
Pity the poor Toronto Raptors.
In four games, he was the one constant.
The fight was back. DeMar DeRozan was back. All that was missing was an even average night from behind the arc.
P.J. Tucker has a way about him wherever he goes. It’s a full-on, no hesitation approach to life and it’s both on the floor and off it.
A college basketball season that started with 351 teams in November and was pared down to 68 two weeks ago is now down to just four.