Playoff studs and duds

Updated: April 23, 2003, 12:09 PM ET
By Chad Ford | NBA Insider
Today, Insider takes a look at the top playoff performers and the unfortunate choke artists ...

Playoff studs

Isiah Thomas may laugh off all the backseat coaches who screamed incredulously at the TV screen as the Pacers let a 13-point lead slip away in the fourth quarter of Game 1. Of all the errors Thomas and the Pacers made in that game, only one was unforgivable.

Chad Ford

ESPN Senior Writer