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    Cool Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    3 outta the last 4 games

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Yeah because Davis, Beal, Waiters, MKG and Lillard have played so poorly to start the year...

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Everything I was hearing in the Bay before the draft was in favor of either Barnes or Waiters, depending on who falls. When Cavs talking heads say that some teams had Waiters ranked very high, the Warriors are one of those teams.

    The key to Barnes will be outside of just scoring one on one and rebounds. These are the things he has been doing very well since high school. I'm watching how well he defends and if he can get over being an Al Harrington offensively.
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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I'll still take the guy who will score in 1on1 and pick and roll situations and can set up his teammaes over barnes everyday of the week. Barnes is grabbing rebounds and spotting up and is playing with good talent around him

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    In 3 years, I'm pretty confident that waiters will be able to create his own shot consistently. Can you say the same thing for Barnes?

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    As it looks now, hypothetically speaking, the Cavs could have gone in several different directions it seems. I don't know if we should assume there was only one right choice to be made.

    It might (emphasize might, bc I don't know) turn out that for example Barnes, Drummond, Waiters, and whoever else would have been a good choice for the Cavs at #4 and that picking one doesn't exclude another from being a good pick. Trying to put them in a linear order may not make much sense if they're all successful to a certain degree, especially if they're doing different things.

    A possible result of this, in the end it might be less about these players success as much as how Grant figured each would fit in Cleveland. You only get to pick one. He opted for a dominant two dimensional backcourt. Hard to complain at this point.

    On a team like the Cavs, there was likely more than one good pick available to us. Not saying I know who those people are at this point, but it was a "deep draft" and we picked 4th. Lots of guys after #4 will likely see success in the NBA as well.

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    That's a real good flavor of the week.

    Do you really think the Hornets will feel that way???

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    he sure is paying my fantasy team
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    Didn't really understand why the Cavs and most of the fan base was so high on Barnes, saying it would take a top 3 pick to acquire him and the chances weren't likely. But once his draft stock took a major hit, the Cavs and the fan base decided he wasn't the best pick. Always thought he was the best pick for the Cavaliers to make at their position.

    Really didn't understand it. The guy is going to average 25 points a game for his career on good percentages, and also pull down some boards to boot. He's going to be an all-star forward for several years. I was pretty disappointed when the Cavs went with Waiters, but I also don't hate Waiters by any means. He's going to be a serious offensive threat next to Irving, but Barnes will overall have the better career in my eyes.

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I would have paid Chris Grant to not draft Barnes personally...

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    All players are great when their shot is falling, when he goes back into a cold spell it will be interesting to see how he copes, can he defend? will he make plays for others?
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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by CavsRules View Post
    He's going to be an all-star forward for several years.
    Durant, Griffin, Love, Aldridge, Jordan, M. Gasol, David Lee, Scola, Asik, Faried, Gay, Ibaka and Millsap will all like a word with you...

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by ChicagoCavFan View Post
    Durant, Griffin, Love, Aldridge, Jordan, M. Gasol, David Lee, Scola, Asik, Faried, Gay, Ibaka and Millsap will all like a word with you...
    Asik?




    Sorry, only gripe with that list. Not sure how he's played, but it can't be all-star caliber.

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    Default Re: Harrison Barnes WILL MAKE 6 TEAMS PAY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by pr26 View Post
    In 3 years, I'm pretty confident that waiters will be able to create his own shot consistently. Can you say the same thing for Barnes?
    If everything else was equal, that would be important, but at this point we simply don't know where either of these guys are going to end up. Neither are likely going to be superstars.

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    Asik?




    Sorry, only gripe with that list. Not sure how he's played, but it can't be all-star caliber.
    eason ▾ Age Tm Lg G GS MP FGA FG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    2012-13 26 HOU NBA 11 11 32.3 8.1 .449 2.7 4.4 .625 4.3 8.0 12.3 1.0 0.6 1.2 3.4 2.9 10.0


    Rk Player Tm GS MP FGA FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% FT% PTS TRB PER
    1 Tim Duncan SAS 11 335 149 60 19 91 110 26 11 30 15 20 198 .510 .750 18.0 10.0 27.4
    2 Kevin Durant OKC 11 426 182 78 9 106 115 51 18 15 42 13 270 .511 .885 24.5
    10.5 26.4
    3 Dwight Howard LAL 10 358 120 107 38 76 114 18 10 27 34 34 200 .608 .505 20.0 11.4 23.6
    4 Anderson Varejao CLE 9 321 102 25 44 74 118 30 12 4 11 19 129 .539 .760 14.3 13.1 23.2
    5 Kenneth Faried DEN 11 329 116 51 63 61 124 4 10 9 16 32 154 .543 .549 14.0 11.3 22.3
    6 DeMarcus Cousins SAC 8 252 137 33 28 54 82 16 16 6 21 28 142 .431 .697 17.8 10.3 20.9
    7 Al Jefferson UTA 12 388 174 38 34 110 144 23 13 12 19 32 185 .443 .789 15.4 12.0 19.7
    8 Joakim Noah CHI 10 388 111 47 39 61 100 40 13 20 27 27 148 .495 .809 14.8 10.0 19.6
    9 Zach Randolph MEM 10 375 140 43 52 86 138 10 7 7 23 23 167 .471 .814 16.7 13.8 18.9
    10 J.J. Hickson POR 10 285 88 26 40 66 106 5 5 5 18 20 103 .489 .654 10.3 10.6 16.2
    11 David Lee GSW 11 411 160 39 29 92 121 39 12 2 27 40 172 .444 .769 15.6 11.0 15.4
    12 Omer Asik HOU 11 355 89 48 47 88 135 11 7 13 37 32 110 .449 .625 10.0 12.3 12.3
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