Originally Posted by wagexslave
I really miss prime Amare on the Suns. He was just so explosive and fun to watch, and simply unstoppable on offense. I think people often overrate what Steve Nash did for those Suns teams just a little bit while underrating what a healthy Amare did for them. Steve was the leader, but Amare was the go-to guy.
Exactly, STAT had an MVP level season in 10-11 and proved he could play really play without Nash. Obviously Nash has had a bad roster since STAT left but Amare has been the difference between a 6 game series against the eventual champions and missing the playoffs for 2 years.