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Old 12-04-2008, 11:46 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by EggsToTheBBQ View Post
He's right about Moon, but wrong about Hump and Kapono.

Moon is the best perimeter defender we have, and we do better with him on the court than off it, as his +/- indicates. It's amazing to me that the people that criticize the +/- as just another useless stat are the same people that complain about Moon's rebounding rate (an even more useless stat). Of course, no one mentions that Moon's offense has improved considerably since last year. I like him, he's our glue guy.
I disagree.

Moon seemingly bites on every pump fake, is usually slow to react and close out on shooters and relies on his athleticisim to defend instead of positioning and moving his feet.

His reliance on the jumper has increased, he has an aversion to contact and he's become allergic to rebounding.
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