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Old 12-12-2012, 05:43 PM   #57
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Default Re: The Lakers Are Looking For A Free Agent PG - They Should Sign Theo Papaloukas

Originally Posted by Euroleague
Yes, it's much higher level of competition at the PG spot in Euroleague. That's why all the guys that sucked in Euroleague:

Gary Neal
Ricky Rubio
Goran Dragic
Ty Lawson
Brandon Jennings

Suddenly become good players playing against the awful NBA point guards. It's why Pablo Prigioni plays for the Knicks, despite being washed up 3 years ago at Euroleague level.

It's because the NBA has much worse point guards than the Euroleague does. So yeah, you are right, the NBA point guard position is definitely much lower in level than the Euroleague point guard position.
Tyus Edney, Euroleague champion

Trajan Langdon, Euroleague final 4 MVP
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