New Orleans Personal: Why Baron Davis Was an All-Star Snub
My AM Take: The business of the NBA often becomes personal. Players, coaches, executives, and owners don’t forget small and insignificant slights. Occasionally, entire cities hold grudges, too.
With this in mind, I wasn’t surprised Baron Davis didn’t get voted onto the Western Conference All-Star squad as a reserve. B-Diddy deserved the honor, but was likely ‘passed over’ by coaches because of his legacy with the
Public relations matter. So
To be fair, the west is stocked with quality point guards. Tony Parker, the NBA Finals MVP, was left off the roster. And Deron Williams will stay in
So this isn’t an Oliver Stone, single-gunman conspiracy against
Is this right? I’m not sure. I do know pissing somebody off in the NBA can be costly.
Is Baron Davis an All-Star? Get at us in the comment box below with your thoughts.
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