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Old 10-08-2012, 09:07 AM   #25
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Default Re: Do some people really think Larry Bird couldn't dominate like he did, in this era?

Originally Posted by BoutPractice
Dirk is much taller and a more accurate shooter, which makes him a more dangerous overall scorer.

Got like 2 1/2 inches on Bird, not much taller, plus Bird was more athletic (before injuries).

More accurate shooter? Not a chance, plus Bird had a better postgame (outsides of their fadeaways), was better at driving, better from inside and ambidextrous from close range, crafty on a level above Dirk, so I don't see how Dirk is the more dangerous overall scorer.
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