Seemingly out of nowhere early Thursday morning, Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins lashed out at NBA TV analyst Chris Webber for a series of comments Webber made about Perkins that we apparently missed. Perhaps we should have been paying better attention, because C-Webb (one of the finer televised NBA analysts out there, it should be noted) apparently did take Perkins to task.
First, this is what Kendrick Tweeted in the wee hours:
Yikes. Playing the "get a ring, and we'll talk" card is always tough, because Perkins was the weak (although integral) link in a Boston starting lineup that won the 2008 title, and Webber was the best player on several championship-level Sacramento Kings teams that fell just short. But it does appear that Perkins has a legitimate gripe. Via NBA Off-Season, take a look of this clip featuring Webber as he discusses Perk's fit in Oklahoma City:
Considering that Perkins, more than anything else in his repertoire, is thought of as a superior pos...