More Bill Simmons love for Aaron Brooks. From his notes on the Lakers-Rockets Game 1:
"...Bad 20-footer by Kobe over Artest. That's followed by Aaron Brooks torching Fisher and slicing through the middle undeterred for a pretty layup. I love that Brooks went so late in the 2007 draft. So wait, when you score a ton of points in college, shoot a high percentage and get your shot any time you want, that might translate to success in the NBA? Are we sure? Rockets by eight..."