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Old 02-03-2012, 06:23 PM   #27 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by thriller92 View Post
I know everyone will question Aldridge, but I think he's currently the best PF in the NBA and he does it on both sides of the ball. He commands a double team on offence now, and his defence has always been above average. He can do it all.
Still can't buy into this. POR is only 3 games above .500 in spite of the fact that the roster around Aldridge is pretty damn good. He's avging 23/9 on 50% shooting with about a steal and a block per game. Decent numbers but I'd still like to see more before putting a "franchise" tag on him.

Could easily argue that Bosh had been better than him this season (partic. with Wade out) and we all know he's not a franchise talent right?

My current list off the top of my head would include....

Pierce (getting a bit old though)

I'm on the fence about Durant and Paul...
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