Originally Posted by WillC
You've never watched Oscar Robertson play, have you?
dude.. put me in the 50's, 60's and i'd make an nba team. possibly start. the average highschool star could dribble circles around those guys. the only translatable players were big men due to the limmited style of play
kobe and bird in oscars era would drop 60ppg
as for mid range shooting. are you honestly saying oscar robertson is a better shooter than kobe ( arguably the greatest midrange shooter ever ) or larry bird ( arguably the greatest shooter ever period? )