Look, pal, I don’t want to pick Kentucky to win the title any more than you want me to pick Kentucky to win the title.
But what’re you gonna do?
Some Goliaths are just too big to fail. Unfortunately for Duke and all those who root for Chicago’s young stars as they spread out into the hoops galaxy, Whitney Young icon Jahlil Okafor may not be one of those Goliaths. I’ve got the Blue Devils reaching the title game — giving us a long-imagined “what if?” matchup between the 6-11 Okafor and Kentucky’s skyline of bigs — but falling to the Wildcats in an instant classic. Read more