Friday, May 14, 2010
With all of the psychoanalysis of LeBron James in this past series, basketball fans and the media were missing a big point. One of the biggest reasons for the Celtics success and/or the Cavaliers failure in the Eastern Conference Semifinals was coaching. These two teams may have been close on paper but it was a coaching mismatch. To put it another way, Cleveland’s Mike Brown was playing checkers. Boston’s Doc Rivers was playing chess.