CLASSIC NBA: KEVIN MCHALE
McHale once made the mistake of breaking the Boston Celtic's scoring record with 56 points against the Detroit Pistons. This was an incredible feat: the Pistons had vicious Bill Laimbeer contend with McHale's famous post game.
Larry Bird, unimpressed with McHale's legendary performance, promptly restablished himself as the Celtic's single game scoring record holder a week later with 60 points against the Atlanta Hawks. That was life for Kevin McHale: an otherworldly talent, maybe the best post player in the world....but the second best player on his own team.
Kevin may have had the best post game in NBA history. Check out some of his improbably post moves here:
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