“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery, French writer.
OK, fine. I’m not exactly a French literature expert. I heard former NFL coach and current analyst Herm Edwards say that line in the ESPN 30 for 30 documentary “Broke”. It’s something that has stuck with me (unlike millions of dollars to Antoine Walker, amirite?).
Every NBA team has a goal. I suspect every owner would say their goal is to win a NBA championship. Whether that’s a remote possibility or not is another matter entirely. In truth, most owners are probably more concerned with improving the value of their substantial investment.
Every NBA team has a plan. Even Sacramento. Some plans are well thought out. Some plans began thanks to good fortune. Some plans are incredibly ill-conceived. Plans will differ from team to team for a variety of reasons. Money and location are by far the most significant drivers. Keep Reading…