Arc Of History
If you watched an NBA game in 1990, not only did you see many more free throws than you'd see now, but you also didn't see anything like as many 3s. Here's how the game improved. Henry Abbott »Brett Davis/USA TODAY Sports
"I like to bring up that deal whenever I can," he joked, drawing teases from Myers and Malhotra. But the insight into the Rockets' decision to open the war chests was illuminating.
“We basically told [Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander], ‘We should just give [Oklahoma City] everything. Like, literally, every possible thing that isn’t bolted down at the Rockets should be traded,’” Morey said.
Myers was less overt about campaigning for Curry but did point out the Warriors' 4-0 record against the Rockets this season.
When each general manager had finished, Tellem leapt out of his chair.
"Russ Westbrook is better than both of them!" Tellem shouted. "Who would you pay to see?"
Westbrook, of course, is represented by Tellem.
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