“After Kobe retired,” Ice Cube says, seated upstairs in Mendenhall’s roomy lounge, post combine, “I was like, ‘Man this dude scored 60 points his last game, but it’s over.’ And why? Because of the wear and tear of the NBA—82 games, plus playoffs, back-to-backs. I was like, ‘What can we do to still see these dudes play and take out the wear and tear?'”
New trend in the photography world: Dramatic, in-game still shots, shot with flash. Pics above are from Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals (Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors). Watch the game close. You can see flashes firing all the time. It gets annoying when you start to notice. They did the exact same thing last year.
Check it out for yourself, especially plays #2 and #1:
Anyway, I call this series The Battle of the Lands. Oakland Vs. Cleveland III