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Old 01-07-2013, 12:54 AM   #16
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Vince Carter. So he can team up with a second option and wing a ring.

You mean so he could be a third option on a contender.
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Old 01-07-2013, 12:58 AM   #17
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Hakeem - Only dude who'se simultaneously been the best hedging on picks and helping on the perimeter while also being the best rim protector in the game.These centers would just get eaten alive too.

Best player I've seen.
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Old 01-07-2013, 01:04 AM   #18
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Grant Hill

Penny for similar reasons, but I think I'd take Grant over him.
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Old 01-07-2013, 01:08 AM   #19
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Probably Wilt or Russell, just soI could see them play. Third would probably be TMac just because I think he was screwed as much as any truly elite player in terms of talent put around him. Davis Thompson was really fun to watch from the little Ive seen so hed probably be up there.
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Old 01-07-2013, 01:10 AM   #20
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Tracy McGrady
Drazen Petrovic
Larry Bird
Arvydas Sabonis
Len Bias

This...add Walton + Magic to the list as well.

Legends from yesteryear (Russell, Wilt, Big O, West, Baylor, Pettit, Cousy, Havlicek, etc.) would be nice, but at least we have an idea of how their careers panned out. The quoted guys (plus Magic/Walton, and maybe Yao) are huge question marks as they didn't have complete careers (for different reasons).
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Old 01-07-2013, 01:19 AM   #21
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Whichever player would give me the most $$$ for another 10-15 years of their life back now that I have this magical selective time travel power


That or Larry Bird
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Old 01-07-2013, 01:23 AM   #24
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I would love to see David Robinson smash on dwight howard lol

But Magic Johnson, MJ, Clyde, or Ewing. Can't pick..
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Old 01-07-2013, 01:24 AM   #25
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Bernard King: Kind'a like T-Mac. Injuries screwed up his career and probably never lived up to his potential.

or

Drazen Petrovic: Dude was a baller from what I watched. Could've been one of the best European players to ever played in the NBA. Kind'a was, but he could've been greater.

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Magic/Bird- Careers cut short.


Edit: Hard to make a decision.
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Old 01-07-2013, 02:06 AM   #26
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Kevin Garnett so he wouldnt end up on shitty Minnesota teams his whole career, if his career started now he could get drafted somewhere decent and if it started when he was in Minny then id personally tell him to get the **** out of there
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Old 01-07-2013, 02:21 AM   #28
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Len Bias. Give the dude a second chance.
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Old 01-07-2013, 02:26 AM   #29
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It'd be a perimeter player since today's rules favor them.

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Old 01-07-2013, 02:29 AM   #30
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Oh, nevermind that ^.

I thought we were voting for a player who we'd pick to be on our team if we were an owner.



As a fan, I'd have Penny Hardaway's career done over.

Or if you would tell me he would get injured again, I'd go with Hakeem or Shaq, so we could get some real post players back into the league.
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