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Old 12-05-2012, 07:22 PM   #47
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Default Re: Problem with Kobe is not his offense, it's his defense

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Originally Posted by AlphaWolf24
- Twice he let his man get past....but look at how he is positioning himself....

He is Roamng the lanes because he is the smartest defender on the team...

People saw the same thing with Shane Battier and Bruce Bowen all of those years. Neither had the speed to keep up with players at one point, but their defensive IQ's were so high, they knew how to shake up an opposing team's strategy. They knew where to lead particular scorers (baseline, paint, out of recognized hot spots) and how to do it without fouling.

Just ecause Bowen or Battier get beat a few times...does that mean they are playing bad defense?

- and they do half the work Kobe does.

Will routinely neg you until I retire from ISH.

It's getting old Alphawolf, when are you gonna stop your mindless praise of Kobe, and start listening to fans who A. Know more about basketball than you and B. Are not Laker/Kobe fans and still know more about basketball than you.
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