Originally Posted by BarberSchool
Anyone who thinks Valanciunas will be able to explode off his first step and score in the paint like Amare....against NBA defense, is delusional.
Take Linas Kleiza's foot speed and leaping (not bad but far from Amare) and stick it on a taller, anorexic Kevin Love, with none of Love's intelligence on the court = Valanciunas.
Much more Noah than Amare. More offensive potential than Noah, though he'll never be a back to the basket guy.