Win Now & Suffer Later: Evaluating Antoine Walker’s Rocky Relationship With Miami Heat
Walker’s trademark shoulder-shimmy could be parked on Miami’s sideline for several months of the upcoming season. Coach Riley is a stickler for fitness. And, after last season’s apathetic play, the Gucci sideline boss has no choice but to enforce team rules and suspend Walker …
The Associated Press reports on Antoine Walker’s conditioning issues:
Antoine Walker‘s level of conditioning is still a concern for the Miami Heat, and coach Pat Riley predicted Wednesday it may take the forward until January to meet his team-mandated body fat level.
The issue has been a thorny one for Walker and Riley for the past two seasons. Walker was briefly suspended by Riley last season over body fat measurements and was kept out of the opening day of training camp practice this year for the same reason.
My Quick Take: Walker’s trademark shoulder-shimmy could be parked on
This raises an interesting dilemma. On the one hand, the Heat needed
On the other hand,
Here’s the question: was winning the NBA Title worth it. Two seasons ago, Pat Riley stocked up on expensive veterans to take a run at a championship. And it worked. Remember this celebration …
But they mortgaged their future for their 2006 NBA Title-just like many Americans mortgaged their home with sub prime rates. Now
Should Miami have mortgaged their future by signing
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