Originally Posted by MikeToronto
You love strong statements, don't you? You may, perhaps, wish to ask yourself, how come Spanish national team has been quite successful for years with Jose as its starting point guards, playing for a very defensive-minded coach in Hernandez?
i do love strong statements.
and i have asked myself that question. the answer is that they have a better defensive team, and a better defensive system, and they play in a different type of game in international competitions, against a different level of overall talent.
and none of that makes jose a better defender. it just means they have a easier time covering for his weakness. and i never said jose wasn't a good player. i just said he doesn't fit on this team because of his skill set and his salary.