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Old 01-02-2010, 09:46 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Iguodala and Turk have completely different roles. With Turk on the floor you could play AI at the 2 spot as a rebounder/defender/slasher. He wouldn't need to handle the ball.

IMO it would be a big and difficult lineup to play against. Not that it matters because it won't happen but I don't agree with your point that we would need two balls. The offense would still be run the same way that it is now but we would be better defensively and on the boards.
So we're getting Iguodala but using him as a 4th option, taking away his big game capability. Iggy has the ball in his hands quite a bit in Phili. Playing off the ball defering to three other guys would give him memories of being a rookie.

He's as good as Turk, most would say better, at scoring and creating.

It would be like having a offensive surplus. We would be better off getting a athletic defender at the three spot.

Iggy, Bosh, Bargnani. That's three guys capable of scoring 30+, why have another one who can't defend.

Balance is key in the NBA.
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