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Old 10-25-2006, 11:39 PM   #1
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Who, in your opinion, is the most overrated "franchise player"? He has to be someone you think is legit "franchise" player, not just some guy grossly overpaid (Brian Grant, etc.)

I'm gonna say Ray Allen. He's a decent defender and great outside shooter...but that's it...a pure outside shooter. He can't go to the hole and he doesn't make his teammates better.

who you got?
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Old 10-25-2006, 11:42 PM   #2
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Ok, I'll bite... Allen Iverson? What has he done for that franchise? Besides being the scoring leader, pretty much nothing else.

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that's what I like about this topic...most people with disagree with you choice, but will have their own choices that are tough calls. by definition, a "franchise player" is supposed to be very goood, so it's hard to criticize them.
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Old 10-25-2006, 11:59 PM   #4
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Ray Allen is actually pretty good at getting to the hole he just falls in love with the outside shot, he has the capability to drive to the basket and he's a great FT shooter, lack of Basketball IQ.
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Old 10-26-2006, 12:32 AM   #5
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I would say vince carter. This guy only had dunking abilities. However, he's better player in New Jersey. Still overrated...
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I agree. Vince Carter is for show

thats it...I never seen him "lead"
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Jermaine O'neal. Injury-prone and too soft, not a leader by example as seen by the Palace brawl.
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Jermaine defended his teammates. I look at that as heroic too.

a bad one is also Stephon Marbury or Steve Francis.
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