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Norman Chad: We love the NBA for its beauty, not its adherence to rules

5:45 p.m.

Norman Chad says there is to much “me” in Carmelo Anthony for him to help the Thunder become a super team. (Sue Ogrocki / Associated Press)
new  The NBA is full of large, talented, beautiful men performing wondrous athletic feats, while we root for one or the other. And if, from time to time, LeBron James or a mere mortal of the sport stretches the rules and the referees eat their whistles, so be it; it is the business we have chosen, and we love the game.

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