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Old 10-18-2011, 11:37 AM   #1
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Default Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

Do you think so?

Dont be shocked now ok?

but Rondo is 6'0" without shoes...... and has a 6'10" wingspan!!! same wingspan as many PF's and even some Centers!


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Old 10-18-2011, 11:46 AM   #2
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

or let me rephrase the question....

did anybody have bigger difference between size and wingspan than Rondo? or at least close to it??
I mean he has a 10" inch difference....

im gona try research this lol, rondo is a freak, not only are the arms unreal but his hands are massive to
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Old 10-18-2011, 11:51 AM   #3
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

Jerry West had the same wingspan as Wilt. I think it was 81 inches...
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Old 10-18-2011, 11:53 AM   #4
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

Lucky mofo...
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Old 10-18-2011, 11:53 AM   #5
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

An elusive out-of-thread quote:


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Antywane Robinson

Height: 6"6.25"
Wingspan: 7"4.5"
Difference: 8.25 inches

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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

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Jerry West had the same wingspan as Wilt. I think it was 81 inches...

LOL WTF?
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Old 10-18-2011, 11:55 AM   #7
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

Manute Bol was 76 with a 86 wingspan.
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Old 10-18-2011, 11:58 AM   #8
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

Rondo is definitely a freak specimen with his hands and wingspan. It's exactly what allows him to have nearly quadruple double games. It's why he can have 15+ rebounding games unlike any other 6'0 PG in NBA history. It also helps him tremendously defensively. Another way it helps is all the crazy scoop finishes he makes in the lane, even in traffic. Huge hands+wingspan mean your shot is way less likely to get blocked if you know what you're doing.
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Old 10-18-2011, 12:02 PM   #9
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

here i found only 3 players in NBA history that were as freaky as Rondo... but nobody was freakier than Rondo.... EVER...


Dallas Lauderdale is 6'7" and has a 7'6" wingspan.... 10" difference....

John Riek is 6'11" and has a 7'9" wingspan... 10" difference...

Jason Maxiell is 6'5" and has a 7'3" wingspan... 10" difference...
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Old 10-18-2011, 12:03 PM   #10
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

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Manute Bol was 76 with a 86 wingspan.

really?????? no way????

then he takes the cake.... wow

but still.... Rondo is #2
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

Too bad he doesn't just have same wingspan but also same shooting skills with most of PF/C.
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Old 10-18-2011, 12:07 PM   #12
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Too bad he doesn't just have same wingspan but also same shooting skills with most of PF/C.

do you think maybe his ridicilous arms/hands have something to do with his shooting? i mean.... its really disproportioned (spelling?) to his body
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Old 10-18-2011, 12:08 PM   #13
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

It also means you can't shoot
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Old 10-18-2011, 12:10 PM   #14
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

I am 6'2 with 6'9 wingspan, that's not bad I guess, or is it quite normal ?
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Old 10-18-2011, 12:17 PM   #15
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Default Re: Rondo.. the most ridicilous wingspan considering size?

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I am 6'2 with 6'9 wingspan, that's not bad I guess, or is it quite normal ?

. I'm jealous. I'm 5'11 with a 6'1 wingspan... so I'm short armed like Blake Griffin I guess. You're basically the same specs as Eric Gordon. If you get an incredibly strong build for slashing to the hoop and a 40 inch vert... we'll see you in the NBA .
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