In classic Shaughnessy "contradiction speak", he says,
It's always a mistake to read too much into an early playoff series.
and yet the whole column itself is Shaughnessy reading too much into an early playoff series. Idiot.
And my favorite line is this
Now we have the New Three and a championship-caliber team that has yet to
win a playoff series or a road playoff game.
Well, seeing how this is the first series that the "New Three" has played, of
course they have yet to win a playoff series.