Now that the 2003 NBA Finals are history, the question arises: Where do the San Antonio Spurs rank in the all-time hierarchy of NBA champions?
It says here that they belong in the basement.
In reconsidering the champs of seasons past, one characteristic becomes obvious: Virtually every titlist team showcased a brace of superstars.
Lakers (2000-2002): Shaq and Kobe.
Spurs (1999): Tim Duncan, along with David Robinson still in his prime.
Bulls (1991-1993,1996-1998): ...