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Old 07-07-2009, 02:09 PM   #23
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Default Re: Does Wallace make Celtics favourites?

Originally Posted by All Net
Cavs had a very weak frontcourt, hense why the Lakers destroyed them so badly in both meetings.

Incorrect. Their front line wasn't quick on the perimeter, hence why teams like LA and Orlando were bad match ups for Cleveland. That doesn't mean they had a weak front line. Ilgauskas put up pretty good numbers. Varejao is not weak. Wallace isn't the same person but not weak, he can still D up and grab some boards. What do they all have in common though.... they aren't perimeter defenders. That's why PF's like LO and Rashard Lewis give them problems.

Rasheed is a good perimeter defender. He will help against match ups like that, which is something the Celtics didn't have before.
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