Originally Posted by danumber88
Give me the Thabeet, I hate overhyped guys. Guys outside the #1 pick are always the better players nowadays. Primary example. Thabeet is a staple to a team who will provide good size and defense. offense is something easier to develop rather than defense.
Durant > Oden
Roy > bargnani
Rose/Mayo > Beasley
Rose is a #1 pick...
Poor examples otherwise when comparing this draft though...
There is a clear difference between the first (Griffin) and secondary picks in Durant/Oden's draft there were many making cases both ways, while in 06 no one was the clear favorite.