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Old 02-02-2012, 09:41 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Dark Knight View Post
Well, my definition of a franchise player would include:

- Someone ownership can market to the fans.
- Someone who is the leader, the heart of your team.
- Someone who has the drive to win and make themselves and everyone around them better.
- Someone who is above and beyond your best player.

Having said that, including the ones you've already listed, I would include:

Chris Paul (quickly stealing the show from Blake Griffin in LA)
Paul Pierce
Steve Nash
Tim Duncan
Kevin Garnett

Just off the top of my head.
Stealing the show? Call me when Paul makes a play that generates millions of hits in a few days.

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