There’s no world for the Warriors to save, only the accumulation of days into months, wins and losses that move them in no particular direction, temporary accomplishments, the feeling of a breeze dying against your skin.
This is Jrue Holiday’s story too, even if as a sidekick. But that’s how the league works, revolving around the movements of six or seven guys.
From Bill Russell and Kevin McHale to Kobe Bryant and Scottie Pippen, many future Hall of Famers and All-Stars were dealt on draft night.
On James Wiseman, Onyeka Okongwu, Obi Toppin, Precious Achiuwa and Jalen Smith.