ProHoopsHistory

Curtis M. Harris
History of Professional Basketball
Created 05 Jan 2020
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  • Sanity, Vaccines, and the NBPA
    26 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 4 1
    Well, Rolling Stone’s Matt Sullivan came out with a doozy of an article chronicling some of the more outspoken and outlandish behavior of anti-vaccine NBA players. You should read the whole thing, if ...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1968
    20 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    After the weird year of 1967 where neither the Celtics nor Lakers made the NBA Finals, we’re back to normal in 1968! Boston once again beat Los Angeles for the league’s title, but things weren’t exact...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1967
    16 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    Wilt Chamberlain finally gets his due. Well, his due in the NBA Finals. He’d gotten plenty of regular season due. In 1967 he won his third MVP as the Philadelphia 76ers raced away with the NBA’s best ...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1966
    13 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    We’ve had our share of fun with Bill Russell, who has appeared countless times in this series. (Actual count: 10 times now). Well, 1966 marked the end of the Celtics dynasty as Boston would win their ...
  • Bobbys Lee and Dandridge
    09 Sep 2021 • 9 min read • 5 2
    Yesterday, the Eighth of September in the year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty-One, the Commonwealth of Virginia finally removed the godawful statue to Robert E. Lee in Richmond. Ever since its propos...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1965
    08 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 2
    Imagine for a moment being Sam Jones in the 1965 playoffs. In Game 7 of the 1965 Eastern Division Finals, you scored 37 points in a 110-109 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. Then in the NBA Finals, you...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1964
    03 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 4 0
    After some incredibly easy decisions from 1960 to 1963, we now descend into some mild controversy for the 1964 NBA Finals! And of course it involves the NBA’s two foremost centers of the ‘60s. This se...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1963
    01 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 3 1
    In a rematch of the 1962 Finals, the Los Angeles Lakers gave the Boston Celtics another spirited contest. Although this series went six games instead of seven, it was no easier for Boston to win than ...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1962
    28 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 2 4
    NOTE: This is the final free ProHoopsHistory article. If you wanna continue receiving this wonderful material get a paid subscription. Oh look, the Boston Celtics engaged yet again in one of the great...
  • The Lost Finals MVP: 1961
    26 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 3 0
    Surprise! Bill Russell wins the 1961 Lost Finals MVP. Russell again was the indispensable man for Boston averaging 46.6 minutes a game. Next up was Bob Cousy at 37.2 minutes and then… Frank Ramsey dow...
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