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Old 11-20-2012, 11:17 PM   #115 (permalink)
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The guy should be strictly 15 minutes a game. Go tell me the drop off in play when we switched from Lowry to Jose. Take a look at the defensive drop offs. I'm not afraid to call a spade a spade. It's because of Jose's defense teams are consistently getting open shots, open 3s all quarter long. Go watch him and Bargnani defend the pick and roll and tell me thats not costing us games. Everything LX said rings true to a bell. Yet people still refuse to take off the rose coloured glasses.
I've already acknowledged that defense is not his strong suit.

The thing that YOU refuse to acknowledge is that Jose generally provides much more to the team than defense. He's a good shooter and an excellent passer who gets (and keeps) others involved.

He's a weapon in the Raptors' arsenal... and a very effective one.

The problem is that Casey doesn't seem to know when it's time to change weapons to keep an enemy on his toes and remain unpredictable.
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