Originally Posted by phoenix_bladen
Has there ever been a european that lead his team to a title?
and how far do we have to go back for a white player to lead their team to a title?
during the broadcast they said there were 4 non-US players that has won a Finals MVP. I can think of Hakeem off the top of my head, does duncan count? if so then thats 2, tony parker, thats 3...
as far as your original question about him being the only white european person, that might be true...unless you want to say pau gasol even though he didnt win a finals MVP, he seemed clearly the best player on last years lakers team.