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Old 10-06-2012, 06:31 PM   #1
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Default Battle of the Power Fowards: Kevin McHale vs. Pau Gasol

(in an effort to stimulate healthy, non-trollish basketball discussion)


The Past vs. the Present...

US vs. Euro...

The Celtics vs. The Lakers...



In your opinion, whom was more valued at his position and whom should be ranked higher All-Time?

Brief look at each player's career:


Kevin McHale
>> Regular Season <<
18 PPG
7 RPG
2 APG
2 BPG
55% FG


>> Playoffs <<
19 PPG
7 RPG
2 APG
2 BPG
56% FG


Career highlights: 3X NBA Champion ('81, '84, '86); 3X NBA All-Defensive 1st Team ('86, '87, '88); 2X Sixth Man of the Year ('84, '85); 1st Team All-NBA ('87); 3X NBA All-Defensive 2nd Team ('83, '89, '90)





Pau Gasol
>> Regular Season <<
19 PPG
9 RPG
3 APG
2 BPG
52% FG


>> Playoffs <<
17 PPG
10 RPG
3 APG
2 BPG
52% FG


Career Highlights: 2X Champion (2009, 2010); Rookie of the Year (2002); 2X
3rd Team All-NBA (2009, 2010); 2nd Team All-NBA (2011)



Two of the most skilled the NBA has ever seen at the Power Foward position. What's your opinion?

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