This time 10 years ago, the Los Angeles Lakers were
ahead two games to one against the Philadelphia 76ers looking to take a commanding 3-1 series lead en route to their second of three straight titles from 2000-2002.
It’s hard to believe that it’s been that long since the Kobe and Shaq era (my favorite time period in the NBA timeline). Shaq was in top form, AI was coming off an MVP season, and Kobe was still rockin’ the afro.
So here it is straight out the NBA Vault: a collection of the top ten plays from that 2001 NBA Finals series between the Lakers and Sixers.
And to add to this moment of reminiscing, here’s some old Allen Iverson commercials featuring Jadakiss and some Kobe Adidas commercials. I used to love those commercials.