Originally Posted by thriller92
Nobody is going to look like a good defender on SAC just like TOR. Casspi is a very underrated player. Hes a very good 3 pt shooter, solid midrange shooter, and isnt bad going to the rim. Hes unselfish, he ALWAYS plays hard, he plays with high intensity, and he has a high bball IQ. He'd be a very good role player on a winning team. Hes one of those players that will play better on an above average to elite team than a lotto team. Hes a winning player.
Why Westphal isnt playing a guy who cares as much as Casspi and who plays as hard as Casspi is beyond me.
The team is winning right now. That might explain a lot in terms of Westphal's motives, and in backing up what you're saying to an extent - in that he's not a great fit.