In Praise of Tayshaun Prince

He is right up near the top of my favorite NBA players. Joe Dumars, thankfully, agrees. Mitch Albom writes this:

It's LeBron's world.

But it's Prince's Palace.

"He is definitely the biggest reason we won this game tonight," said Joe Dumars, the Pistons' president of basketball operations, after Detroit finally -- finally! -- ousted the surprising Cavaliers, 79-61, to advance to the Eastern Conference finals against Miami. "And he may be the reason we won this series."