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Old 05-09-2011, 02:42 PM   #5 (permalink)
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i'm not sold on his 3 pointer, all that work but still...
Jordan's 3 pointer was shit for the first few years of his career too.

I find that the 3 shot is overemphasized today, and way too many talented shooters become high-volume chuckers at the 3 point line. It's a smart option for aging superstars who have to find new ways to score - the Paul Pierces of the world - but for young, explosive guards, I'd much prefer they take more 10-15 footers and drives to the basket, draw more fouls and get more respect from the refs.
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