SLATER AND CLOUDBREAK, 25 GLORIOUS YEARS AND COUNTING

Kelly Slater should be resting his flawlessly shaved and oiled head on a pillow tonight musing over his perfect 20-point heat in Round Four of the Fiji Pro. The double barrel on his third wave? That was a don’t-think-twice, punch-in-the-10-and-carry-on score. Easy as gravity. But for my money, the 9.77 on his opener was just as good, maybe better. Slater, who…