Originally Posted by Windex
every player that plays 5+ minutes can be a good role player on a contending team
so I dont like that excuse
Well Kleiza was playing a similar amount of minutes when Denver was good and played well in the playoffs. He was far more efficient there as a role player.
Rather him come off the bench to back-up Carmelo, then fight for a position on a Raptors
team whose coach tries something different every night and fans want to intentionally lose games to secure a "high" draft pick, assuming that will solve all their problems.