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Old 03-02-2013, 07:51 AM   #1
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Default How good will Ricky Rubio be?

what do you think is Ricky Rubio's potential?
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Old 03-02-2013, 07:52 AM   #2
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

Very similar to Rondo's potential/career. Perhaps a bit lower.
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Old 03-02-2013, 11:12 AM   #3
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

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Old 03-02-2013, 11:19 AM   #4
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

All depends on how he develops his jump shot. If he spends his summers working on it with excellent coaches he will become one of the best PGs in the league without question. If he does not, then he will be limited to a certain degree but a very good PG.
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Old 03-02-2013, 11:24 AM   #5
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

Kidd 2.0 in the best case, and a non-athletic more flashy version of Rondo at worst.
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Old 03-02-2013, 11:33 AM   #6
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

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Kidd 2.0 in the best case, and a non-athletic more flashy version of Rondo at worst.

that's what i think too
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Old 03-02-2013, 12:05 PM   #7
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Poor mans Rondo with even a worse jumper
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Old 03-02-2013, 12:10 PM   #8
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Poor mans Rondo with even a worse jumper

this. Rubio's jumpers are horrific. At least he has great court presence
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

He is going to be an Andre Miller type of player: very good player for many years but will never be elite unless he fixes his shot.
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He is going to be an Andre Miller type of player: very good player for many years but will never be elite unless he fixes his shot.
He has already missed more games than Andre Miller has missed his entire career. Andre Miller is a super durable player. One of the most durable players in NBA history.
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Old 03-02-2013, 02:48 PM   #11
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

good enough to help the Lakers win a chip at this moment.
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He has already missed more games than Andre Miller has missed his entire career. Andre Miller is a super durable player. One of the most durable players in NBA history.
I said he is going to be an Andre Miller type of player and I explained the comparison. If out of that what you get is that Rubio is as durable as Dre then I don't know what to tell you.

Rubio's game does not rely on athleticism at all so his knee injury, while serious, should not keep him from having a long career.
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Old 03-02-2013, 04:48 PM   #13
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Default Re: How good will Ricky Rubio be?

He should cut down on them turnovers.

http://www.basketball-reference.com/...rubiori01.html
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Old 03-02-2013, 04:51 PM   #14
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Poor mans Rondo with even a worse jumper

Poor man's Rondo, with a worse jumper, worse defense, and worse rebounding.
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Prime John Stockton with Jordan's shooting ability.
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