Originally Posted by KG215
While I disagree, if you're going to make the "greatest season argument" ever then you can't include things like freshman player of the year awards just to make the resume look better. We're not talking about the best freshman season of all-time, we're talking about the best season of all-time. Bill Walton, Kareem, and anyone else in the discussion weren't freshmen during their potential GOAT season, or simply couldn't play as freshman due to rules.
That's fine, but him being a freshman is part of what makes it great.
I'd be happy with greatest modern era season.