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Old 07-26-2007, 11:49 AM   #20
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Default Re: 7-Footers shooting 3s

Trying to turn players into something they're not is a great way to completely waste talent.

It's not that guys like Nowitzki, Garnett or Okur are doing disservice to their teams by playing in the high post or farther out - that's just where they're most effective. So it's up to the team's management to see that (as you have failed to do) and compliment those guys with a competent low post player.

Utah has done it. Dallas and Minnesota haven't. Who went furthest in the playoffs this year?

That's not nearly the only reason, but it's a large, large part of it.
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