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Old 08-18-2012, 11:32 PM   #1
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Give me some players whose name people are probably not familiar with but should get more attention because they'll exceed expectations *this season/in the future*?

Players who fit under this category last season (2011-12) are guys like Jeremy Lin, Lavoy Allen and Marshon Brooks in my opinion.

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Old 08-18-2012, 11:33 PM   #2
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Jodie Meeks.
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:33 PM   #3
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Once Terrel Harris gets playing time from somewhere, he is going to be a very good player. 15/5/5 if he got starters minutes.

I think he is a waste in Miami, I like him a LOT but he needs more PT.
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:35 PM   #4
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Freaking Dwyane Wade should fit right in this thread. Especially with people thinking he's completely done and will be even worse after an injury riddled season, and playing through the Playoffs on one knee.
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:44 PM   #5
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Alec Burks definitely.

Dude has all star talent once that midrange J starts flowing...much better than Brooks.
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:45 PM   #6
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Freaking Dwyane Wade should fit right in this thread. Especially with people thinking he's completely done and will be even worse after an injury riddled season, and playing through the Playoffs on one knee.

Dwayne Wade is a no name?

Everything is an agenda around here lmao
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:47 PM   #7
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Give me some players whose name people are probably not familiar with but should get more attention because they'll exceed expectations?

Players who fit under this category last season (2011-12) are guys like Jeremy Lin, Lavoy Allen and Marshon Brooks in my opinion.
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:56 PM   #8
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Only his fans knew him before...don't see the wtf?
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:59 PM   #9
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I was going to post something similar until I saw that the OP was talking about examples of no name players LAST year, not this year.
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:07 AM   #10
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:15 AM   #11
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Freaking Dwyane Wade should fit right in this thread. Especially with people thinking he's completely done and will be even worse after an injury riddled season, and playing through the Playoffs on one knee.



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Old 08-19-2012, 12:20 AM   #12
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i think Tommy Heinsohn is a nice player who never got/gets mentioned much
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:21 AM   #13
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And John Havlicek is known and all but he dosnt get mentioned very much or get a lot of credit.
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:26 AM   #14
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:29 AM   #15
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Only his fans knew him before...don't see the wtf?
Sorry I misunderstood the question, my bad.
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