I'm watching the raps cavs game and i noticed Tristan Thompson face-up and use a nice jab step to get past his defender and it got me thinking, which big-man has the best mid range game? My pick is Kevin Love, he has all the components, a quick jab-step, effectic spin move, and a deadly fade away jumper. What are your thoughts?
Since I think you are talking bigs (healthy), i'll leave it to PF,C. Operating from the high post, initial catch primarily 10-18 ft, scoring and playmaking (not just shooting).
I think it’s going to be great for the game. You can’t just lock in on one guy. I think we’re going to have great spacing. It’s going to be great for each of us in practice having good guys to shoot against every day. It’s going to keep you on your toes.”
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