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Old 02-24-2013, 03:36 PM   #16
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Shaq played some Point center in his Orlando days
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Old 02-27-2013, 01:23 PM   #17
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BOOM BITCHES!

http://www.draftexpress.com/article/...detokunbo-4090

Remember, I was here FIRST. Before those hacks at DX started copying shit.

Also, the latest word in Greece is that he already had about 5 lotto teams say they will draft him with the first pick if they get it.

Oh yeah, and his brother Thanasis, he's basically the same as Iguodala, and he's said to be going in the first round also if he declares.

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Old 02-27-2013, 01:40 PM   #18
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Default Re: Ioannis Antetokoumpo 18 Year Old 6'9" Tall Point Guard

With a name like that, he wont make it.
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Old 02-27-2013, 02:28 PM   #19
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I read somewhere that the Celtics were looking at this guy...
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Old 02-27-2013, 02:56 PM   #20
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I read somewhere that the Celtics were looking at this guy...

Celtics and Lakers managers already had private meetings and workouts with him in Athens. 8 more NBA managers are scheduled to do the same in the next month.
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Old 02-27-2013, 03:07 PM   #21
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Default Re: Ioannis Antetokoumpo 18 Year Old 6'9" Tall Point Guard

Here is Draftexpress' scout video on him:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=km632hL-XCo

As you can see, he IS playing as a point guard.
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Old 02-27-2013, 03:12 PM   #22
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the mix in the OP is really bad. it looks like he's playing a pick up game at a ymca gym or something
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the mix in the OP is really bad. it looks like he's playing a pick up game at a ymca gym or something

High school games in Greece.
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Old 02-27-2013, 03:42 PM   #24
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Ah yea, Sun "Chinese Magic Johnson" Yue... I feel he should be given a second chance, i felt the Lakers used him incorrectly by using him off of his lifetime used position & role... He was an extremly good ballhandler and great passer to and thats it... he was meant to play PG, not SF & off the ball like Lakers used him, with very few minutes and very few occasions....

This is like a post that shows you have no idea on what you talking about. Sun Yue can't handle traps and pressure. He was like a turnover waiting to happen when he has the ball. I watched his entire staccato NBA career even in garbage time and he is just not an NBA player. He was not misused, he clearly does not belong in the NBA.
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Lol. the last tall ( 6'6 and up) PG that was actually a pure PG was Shawn Livingston... INjuries robbed him of his career, but I just dont see a tall PG working in full time capacity.

Livingston pre injury was very explosive. I think injuries robbed him off a great career.
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BOOM BITCHES!

http://www.draftexpress.com/article/...detokunbo-4090

Remember, I was here FIRST. Before those hacks at DX started copying shit.

Also, the latest word in Greece is that he already had about 5 lotto teams say they will draft him with the first pick if they get it.

Oh yeah, and his brother Thanasis, he's basically the same as Iguodala, and he's said to be going in the first round also if he declares.

Hearsay does not mean much.

NBA teams should not get excited with Greek prospects

They usually fail in the NBA.
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Looks like Avery Bradley's brother.
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Default Re: Ioannis Antetokoumpo 18 Year Old 6'9" Tall Point Guard

He's Nigerian, not Greek so you must hate that Euroleague. In other news he can't defend small point guards and is listed as a small forward with good ball handling skills. Average end of the bench guy likely.
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Old 02-27-2013, 05:23 PM   #30
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Ah yea, Sun "Chinese Magic Johnson" Yue... I feel he should be given a second chance, i felt the Lakers used him incorrectly by using him off of his lifetime used position & role... He was an extremly good ballhandler and great passer to and thats it... he was meant to play PG, not SF & off the ball like Lakers used him, with very few minutes and very few occasions....

I thought he might be a good fit there where Phil had used bigger players at the one and his skills should have worked on the wing in the triangle as well. He didn't really get much of a look though. He's definitely got some skills and is athletic too. He's a bit soft I'd say like Yi and Wang Zhi Zhi and other Chinese players(actually young Chinese men).

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They usually fail in the NBA

Koufos has changed that perception!
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