This year’s Golden State Warriors roster is fairly unrecognizable. That is true in the sense that the team is different from last year’s, but mostly in the sense that the average basketball fan will recognize very few people on it. Juan Toscano-Anderson? Is that someone you know? Ah well, all the easier for LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and the Lakers to demolish them, which they did in a preseason game tonight, 123-96. The Lakers had lots of fun with it, too, case in point: LeBron’s absurd no-look, over-the-head, behind-the-back, spin move, in-transition pass to Danny Green in the corner:
Here it is in slo-mo:
A working theory: LeBron James may still be good at basketball. Will investigate and report back.