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Old 06-27-2008, 06:24 PM   #45
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Default Re: Predict the busts

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Originally Posted by K-Mart
Calling Bargnani a bust after only 2 seasons in the NBA is pretty absurd.

^^^ Bargnani's nickname is the Magician, but the only Magic he can do is disappearing in the 2nd half of the season, and getting abused by Dwight Howard in the playoffs.

I still think that he will not be a better player than Danny Manning, and people in this message board labeled Manning as an NBA Draft Busts.




1988-89

16.7 ppg, 6.6 rpg, 3.0 apg, 1.10 bpg, 1.7 spg,

1989-1990

16.3 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 2.6 apg, 1.3 spg, 0.55 bpg

1990-91

15.9 ppg, 5.80 rpg, 2.7 apg, 1.60 spg, 0.85 bpg

1991-92

19.3 ppg, 6.90 rpg, 3.5 apg, 1.65 spg, 1.49 bpg

1992-93

22.8 ppg, 6.60 rpg, 2.6 apg, 1.37 spg, 1.28 bpg

1993-94

23.7 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 4.2 apg, 1.26 spg, 1.36 bpg,

and so forth

http://www.nba.com/playerfile/danny_manning/index.html


I don't think Manning is a draft busts he is just an under achiever just like 35 percent of the lottery picks since 1985, but at least he won a Bronze Medal during the 1988 Summer Olympics.

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First overall pick in the 1988 NBA Draft
2x NBA ALL STAR
1997-1998 Sixth Man Award
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