The Internet and sports radio have been abuzz lately with current USA Men’s Basketball players claiming that they could beat the 1992 “Dream Team,” which is widely considered the greatest team ever assembled.
Prominent players on both teams, such as Kobe Bryant, Charles Barkley and Chris Paul have all weighed in on the debate. Each has predictably stated that their team would emerge victorious.
Even current coach Mike Krzyzewski, who was an assistant coach on the 1992 team, has been asked about the matchup, though he didn’t disclose much of an opinion.
Lost in all of this hubbub, however, is a debate that is much more fun and ridiculous: