Behind the Boxscore: Sing, Elfrid Payton back!

Brad Stevens adapts Kyrie's magic, and nothing's free for Jimmy Butler

GOOD MORNING, PEOPLE!

Orlando 112, New York 99

My biggest frustration with came from a strain of jealousy: I would kill to be able to see the game from the same vantage point as Elfrid Payton, a lengthy guard with reach. I can’t place yet why I think his particular worm has turned, why I demurred in the face of so many professional jokes during Orlando’s h…

This post is for paying subscribers