As the final minutes of the Lakers’ Game Six rout over the Celtics played out Tuesday night, Adam Morrison sat on the bench in an ugly suit looking ugly and disinterested. D.J. Mbenga was going to get some minutes in garbage time, but Morrison wasn’t.
Behold one of the biggest busts in NBA history.
The 2010 NBA Finals has provided a showcase of sorts for what is arguably the worst draft in NBA history.
The 2006 NBA Draft produced five players who are participating in the finals this year. It also featured two kinds of international chocolate, an impressive array of overrated college players, and a wealth of downright puzzling selections.
Let’s take a stroll down memory lane and return to that fateful day: June 28, 2006.