Raptors Forum | Toronto Raptors Forums & Message Boards - View Single Post - Griffin tops, but rooks like Flynn, DeRozan, too
View Single Post
Old 08-14-2009, 09:45 PM   #13 (permalink)
enjoying the RealGM courtesy of RF

Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Toronto
Posts: 837

Originally Posted by Wiseguy View Post
usc's tim floyd is famous for the zone defence that his team plays. this prevents his players from showing off their defensive abilities. the talk about derozan being a good defender is a result of him preaching that he wants to be a good defender and that he will attempt to dedicate himself to it, rather than proving himself to be an elite defender. in college defense was decidely not one of his major assests. however, saying defence was a major problem is just as unfounded.
Yeah, it's true. Derozan doesn't expect everything to come for him in the NBA and he knows and will work hard for it. Even if he becomes a bust, teams will still want him because of his attitude.
rapsdabest is offline   Boss Key Wife Key Reply With Quote