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Old 04-09-2013, 11:20 PM   #66
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Default Re: Dwyane Wade's blocking ability is unreal

Originally Posted by andgar923
Wade's blocks per game will also go down the longer he plays.

But there's a bigger difference between the two.

MJ plays defense much harder than Wade does. Wade tends to coast a ton, which allows him to come from weak side or go for blocks more. There was also more true big men back then, with actual true post up moves, with more clogged lanes.

Wade is great, second best shot blocking guard of all time which isn't a diss. But let us not get ahead of ourselves.

actually if you compare the two i think jordan helps more on defense coming from the weak side than wade. In no way is jordan not one of the best perimeter defenders but claiming theres a bigger difference between them is unlikely as in terms of just blocking wade is right up there with everyone.
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