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Old 12-06-2012, 07:27 PM   #67 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by TORaptor4Ever View Post

You're underestimating Gasol.... A LOT.

His main problem is that he's been pushed out of the low post (due to D12)... which is his best spot to work from on the floor. He went from being a primary option to an afterthought.
Na man, I gave him his credit there. He's one of the most skilled big men, almost ever in terms of international bigmen all time and big men as a whole in the NBA now. It's what he can do NOW, which isn't much better if at all then Bargs and Calderon put together. Which is mostly because of his old man knees. Even Pau said recently he doesn't want to be in the low post that much because of his knees and lack of explosiveness.
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