Originally Posted by tpols
Props to Duncan for this year.. But what about his down years the past couple seasons when the spurs still were getting one seeds? He's got the best coaching, talent development, and overall team of any superstar right now. Tony Parker has been the best player on the Spurs for a while until this year. Manu was better too.
Guess Lamar Odom should get more credit for the Lakers success from 08-10 being their third option as well.
Being able to take a lesser role in the offense when you're past your prime, for the betterment of the team shouldn't take away from a legacy, it should add to it if anything.