Welcome to my new column: Love/Hate. It’s about contradictions and juxtapositions.
As Whitman said: “I am large, contain multitudes.”
1. I love James Harden, but I hate the hype. Please stop telling me he’s in the conversation with Kobe, LeBron and Jordan. He’s a great, great scorer. He is not a generational player. I could go out and play for the Rockets and go 10-for-32 if I was guaranteed the entire offense was at my beck and call. Any NBA player, given thirty shots a game, could make ten of them on