FIVE REASONS WHY . . . Hubie Brown is Grrrrreat!

5. He's 84 years young.

4. No NBA announcer makes the complex so simple.

3. I mean, when was the last time he was wrong?

2. During our Milwaukee days in the early 1970s, he was an assistant coach for my Bucks of Oscar Robertson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and he said, "Hi," to a teenaged me at the old Mecca.

1. He always returns phone calls.