Had to make sure to get this piece up before the ECF (or before Boston even makes it, for that…
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How Bill missed that connection is beyond me, other than blind homerism. The Celtics have the challenge of what to do with Thomas on defense against every single opponent and in the ECF (should they make it), they will be facing that problem against the player Bill has proclaimed the “Queen of the Chessboard.” I get that this wasn’t primarily a specific strategy piece, but how he can write about LeBron and Thomas and LeBron’s “Ezeli strategy” and not at least mention that is mystifying.

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