Originally Posted by Soundwave
Honestly in terms of talent, I think Odom is actually beyond guys like Parker and Manu, who quite frankly are overachieving.
The thing is, Odom's game IMO will always be held back by Kobe's style of play.
I think it's moreso the offense and the role that Lamar has to play inside because of the Lakers lack of big man. Incidentally, I don't think that the Triangle is particualarly suited for Kobe's skills either.