Before LeBron James scores his first point in
$30 million three-quarter tops, before Kobe Bryant
tallied 294 points in seven games and counting, before
Michael Jordan became the greatest athlete of the
Twentieth Century . . .
There was Jerry West.
And before the NBA double-teamed him with blue to his
right and red to his left, he was the best shooting
shooting guard in the history of the game.
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