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Morrison won't live up to hype

Bob Johnson went for box-office buzz when he drafted Adam Morrison -- but the "next Bird" won't be nearly as good as Larry Legend.

Updated: July 3, 2006, 11:42 AM ET
By Skip Bayless | Page 2

Fear the Stache, Charlotte.

That first part, of course, was Gonzaga's battle cry last season. Fear Adam Morrison and his don't-you-dare-make-fun-of-it mustache, which took on a life of its own. It was the Pippen to Morrison's Jordan, the McHale to his Next Larry Bird.

Now Charlotte Bobcats fans should fear the new EA Sports "NBA Live" commercial that aired during Wednesday night's NBA draft. Like Morrison's underlying appeal, it's done in black and white. It begins with a close-up ...

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