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Old 12-09-2012, 04:33 AM   #6
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Default Re: Kevin Durant talks about modeling his game after Larry Bird

Yea, lots of similarities (mostly shooting/scoring) at that size/position... but Larry Bird had better bball IQ (maybe best ever at that), Durant will grow in that area im sure....
then he was a better rebounder (hustled more, stronger, battled the bigs), biggest difference is offensive rebounding..... Then he was a better post/team defender...
and last but not least in my book Bird possessed one of the 10 best passing skills/court visions ever, that will be close to impossible to emulate for Durant...

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