Found July 06, 2012 on Five Tool Tool:
Leading off your NBA coverage today is the fact that point guards are being swapped around like pot luck casserole right now. Steve Nash to the Lakers, Jason Kidd to the Knicks, Jeremy Lin signing an offer sheet for the Rockets, Deron Williams staying with the Nets...And, well, I get it. Without a good point guard, teams are hard to look at, and with so many flat out studs out there in prime locations -- Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo, Tony Parker, Russell Westbrook are your top tier and all went deep in the playoffs -- it seems warranted.But let's look further. Here are that starting points on the NBA champions in this century2012: Mario Chalmers2011: Jason Kidd, drawing Social Security2009 and 2010: Derek Fisher2008: Rajon Rondo in his pre-known phase2007: Tony Parker, also the Finals MVP, in the LeBron meltdown Cavs year2006: Jason Williams -- no, seriously -- and the last twinges of Gary Payton2005: Parker again2004: Chauncey Billups, Finals MVP2003: Parker2000, 2001 and 2002: Fis...
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