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Old 06-30-2014, 02:11 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by 'trane View Post
i loved watching kj. i really started getting into nba basketball in the early 90's, and i had a barkley poster on my wall, so i was hoping for the suns in the playoffs, and i tried to watch the suns when they were on the weekend nba on nbc coverage. he was one of the first examples for me of a leader that was not a super star. i watched the lakers, celtics and bulls in the 80's as a casual sports fan, but there was always bird, magic and mj running the show in those games. kj was one of the first guys i saw that could dominate and lead on the court because he was smart, efficient and team-oriented, not just because he was the most talented guy on the court. there were other guys doing it, but kj made a real impression on me as a leader and a clutch performer.
I find him to be very underrated. At 6'1" he as the FG% of a big which is really impressive.
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