Originally Posted by leopoldotoribio
in defending quicker opponent's PG, kobe could shift to it.
While I think Boozer could help the team (if he's healthy), Kobe cannot guard the smaller point guards anymore. He just does not have that quickness. We need a defensive minded point guard that can stop or slow down that kind of penetration.
So, I think they still have a need there unluess something magical happened with Smush during the off season.