Originally Posted by 6cubed
More minutes = better stats
Stats aside, he just played better and got more people involved knowing he was gonna get 30 minutes. I think when he's coming off the bench he thinks he needs to be the offensive spark and has a tendancy to come in try to do too much on his own. He plays a more team game when he gets the minutes and plays more selfishly off the bench because he knows he has limitations on his minutes. At least that's what it seemed like to me.