Much of the Peter Vecsey speech has finally been posted here, but below is a lengthy snippet. Not surprisingly, the NBA’s staffers snipped around 99.9 percent of the really good stuff.
To be honest, I was sorta conflicted about ripping Vecsey. I truly was. This was surely a big honor for the man, and everyone has bad moments. But then I thought about itâ€”how would Vecsey had handled it were he in attendance, with his pen ready to write? The answer: Pretty obvious.