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Old 03-03-2011, 07:49 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by MARTYNAS View Post
Donatas Motiejunas should be on both tops.
highest potential guy and very possible bust at the same time. Who thinks, Enes, Jan And Jonas has more potential, should leave basketball forums.
You're only looking at one side of the game.

Donatas has shown no ability to guard North American PFs, and no ability to guard North American SFs. Jonas and Enes have both shown the ability to guard North American players at PF and C. They're both very aggressive and physical players. I won't talk about Jan Vesely except to say that his athleticism is good by Euroleague standards, but in the NBA he'll need to rely on his skills and BBIQ (which I haven't seen evidence of).

Honestly, can you imagine Donatas ever guarding a physical NBA PF? I can't. It would have to be a total transformation of attitude, body, skill set and training.

Unless Donatas either bulks up or becomes far more athletic he's got euro bust written all over him.
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