Thread: Beal vs Waiters
View Single Post
Old 07-01-2012, 02:41 PM   #67
Da KO King
NBA sixth man of the year
Da KO King's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 7,072
Default Re: Beal vs Waiters

Originally Posted by RedBlackAttack
I think it just comes down to perception...

But, to answer your question... It seems like sort of a perception thing more than anything else. There is little doubt that Waiters was the best slashing guard in this draft and that means a hell of a lot in the NBA.
Pretty much exactly what I was getting across. No one can make a valid "Beal > Waiters" argument that has anything to do with basketball ability.

Beal has no handle, is very basic in his ability to play off the ball, has no "in-between" game, and can't shoot off the dribble. Why people act like those flaws from a SG don't matter is beyond me.
Da KO King is offline   Reply With Quote