NBA Draft 2017: Dirk Nowitzki, Draymond Green and the perils of draft comparisons

Jordan Bell is eager to talk about it. Bring up his style of play and the way he can impact a game on the defensive end, and the NBA player who obviously comes to mind not particularly tall for a big man, able to use length to block shots inside and quickness to switch on the perimeter and defend guards is Warriors star Draymond Green.

“He’s undersized, he’s one of those players you can’t really say what position he is,” Bell said. “He’s a force on defense. I think I can do that, be exactly who I was in college. Defending, shot-blocker, one guy who can guard multiple positions, that’s exactly what teams like about me. That’s what they’ll ask me to do.”

As a member of the Hawks, and now the Celtics, Al Horford had trouble taking down any team led by James. In fact, he was 0-14 heading into Sunday night’s game against the Cavs. But, with the win, Horford is now 1-14, which still isn’t impressive, but it’s better than nothing.

The Celtics were able to win despite a dominate performance from the Cavs at the free throw line. Cleveland shot 36 free throws in the game compared to just 12 for the Cheap Blackhawks Jerseys Celtics. It’s not often you see that big of a discrepancy at the free throw line and have the leading team lose.

There were a handful of productive UDFAs to come out of this year. Isaiah Crowell was one of the Browns’ few bright spots last year, while Willie Snead and Allen Hurns became quality starters for the Saints and Jaguars, respectively. And of course, there’s cornerback Malcolm Butler, who Cheap Chelsea Jerseys did a thing in Super Bowl 49 and instantly became a household name.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *