So let’s step back for a minute and remind ourselves of this: Tim Duncan is 39 years old. In the NBA, that is old. Ancient.
And he’s still getting 20-10 games in the NBA playoffs. In the Spurs’ big Game 5 win over the Clippers, he scored 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. That, my friend, is impressive. He keeps defying age just as the Spurs keep defying everyone’s expectations for them to just wither away.
Here are Tim Duncan’s highlights:
Please play forever, Timmy.
Tim Duncan pic from Getty Images. Video from the NBA.