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Old 11-10-2009, 07:23 PM   #4
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Default Re: FINISHING AT THE RIM using Athletic ability

Originally Posted by Automajic23
If he bumped his weight up to 185, @ 5'10 he will have minimal athletic ability

I'm 6' 170 and that ball is going up when I get to the rim unless you put me on my back

So you are saying Nate Robinson has minimal athletic ability? He is 185 and is only a little over 5'7. Jameer Nelson is listed at 6'0 (but he ain't no 6'0) and he is 190. Ty Lawson is 5'11 195... I think these guys can move just fine.

I'm not talking about eating a bunch of double cheeseburgers and gain 40 pounds of fat, but getting in the gym and gaining some muscle. He will get thrown around at 145... that is way to skinny. He can probably be about 165 and be alright, but most people who play basketball are skinny and at 5'10 185 you are a little freight train. I know this... I am 5'11 195 (not fat) and use it to my advantage.
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