Jerry West


Time is passing, the stakes are rising and the heat is on for all those involved in the Kevin Love derby.

All, that is, except for the Warriors.


Once upon a time, when Lakers ownership and front office were dynamic and ultra-ambitious, the Lakers would have had a chance to top Miami's memorable free-agent coup in the summer of 2010.


"He does less than more.


When the critics tried to back Mark Jackson into a corner, the Warriors coach fought back, as did his team, at least as hard as he did.


When all the joy and agony and noise of a Warriors season rife with hairpin turns finally subsides, one man will be left to sift through it all, with nothing more at stake than the immediate futur