I had really planned on leaving this one alone. After all, choosing the four best players to have ever played a sport is entirely subjective. I might include Player A on my mountainside and justify that argument until I’m blue in the face only to hear you make a legitimate case for Player B.
That’s what happened all last week after some reporter asked LeBron James who he felt belonged on the NBA’s hypothetical Mount Rushmore. I suppose it was a worthwhile question considering it inspired a week’s worth of debate. The only problem is, LeBron got the answer wrong, or at least Bill Russell thinks he did.