Originally Posted by GS1905
He played lockdown D on him last night. I say yes.
After last night, I dont think so. At least not yet.
A NBA MVP in his 4th year vs a rookie in his 20th NBA game.
Wasn't a pretty sight to watch although Shumpert's the only guard in the NBA with the speed, size, strength, & athleticism who realistically can "check" Rose.
Give it time. Shumpert will be an All-NBA defender and will be known as "Rose's Thorn".