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Old 07-29-2008, 10:08 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Dr. J. Naismith View Post
...if Jose can improve his already pathetic defense...
Horrible use of the word "already" aside - we need a defensive coordinator. Truly, we do. Come to think of it, we need one for offence as well.

We've had these discussions last season, the season before last, and, in fact, as far back as the first year of Sam's tenure - the guy is a motivator, but not an Xs and Os coach. We need someone who can establish a team defensive scheme that hides players' defficiencies instead of magnifying them. I believe that both Kapono and Calderon are good enough team defenders and it has been corroborated by their play for the Heat and Spanish national team respectively. If the Raps ever manage to realize just how weak their coaching staff really is... Actually, this could be the season as I don't think BC can improve much on the current roster.
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