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Old 01-26-2013, 11:03 PM   #1
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Default Kyrie or Rondo?

If you were starting a team, which one of these would you take if you had a choice?
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:03 PM   #2
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Kyrie
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:03 PM   #3
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

Kyrie over anyone not named Durant or LeBron.
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:17 PM   #4
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

The one who isn't quarterbacking the 3rd worst offense in the league for the 2nd year in a row
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:19 PM   #5
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

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Kyrie over anyone not named Durant or LeBron.

Pretty much this.
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:20 PM   #6
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Kyrie over anyone not named Durant or LeBron.
This. Maybe Chris Paul as well.
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:20 PM   #7
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

I mean the Celtics aren't winning shit this year so there is literally no reason to choose Rondo for his defense or experience.
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Old 01-26-2013, 11:24 PM   #8
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I mean the Celtics aren't winning shit this year so there is literally no reason to choose Rondo for his defense or experience.

Rondos defense on Kyrie the other day 40 points on 67% FG
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:33 AM   #9
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

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The one who isn't quarterbacking the 3rd worst offense in the league for the 2nd year in a row

Rondo is the least of their offensive woes

their offense is built around mid range to long 2 shooters, which is the worst way to build an offense

If I'm building a team I take Kyrie easily though.
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:35 AM   #10
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

This isn't even debatable.
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Old 01-27-2013, 12:57 AM   #11
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

Rondo stopped playing defense anyway. He doesn't give a shit.

I take Kyrie Irving third behind LeBron and Durant.
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:16 AM   #12
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

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I mean the Celtics aren't winning shit this year so there is literally no reason to choose Rondo for his defense or experience.
celtic fan here..ROndo's defense is so overrated...infact i would not even say he is a good defender...he does nothing but gamble.
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:23 AM   #13
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

Kyrie's game still has so much growing to do, too. Kid's scary.
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:26 AM   #14
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Kyrie's game still has so much growing to do, too. Kid's scary.

But all the Wall/Rose/Lillard fans have told me that Irving has peaked.
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Old 01-27-2013, 01:38 AM   #15
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Default Re: Kyrie or Rondo?

People are gonna act like Rondo isn't playing well right now because of the Celtics losing streak, but he's had two triple doubles in a row (almost three, he had 17/12/8 vs Cleveland) and is starting to look like the player we expected after the Playoff run last year. From what I've seen from Kyrie, it's obvious he's gonna be the best PG in the league at some point but I'd give the nod to Rondo right now as the better all around PG.
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