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Post#261 » by Emhoward » Thu Jan 7, 2021 3:27 pm

Someone earlier mentioned that if Lamelo becomes all star caliber then it's due to a complete transformation. I agreed with that at the time, but honestly, so far, he's been exactly what people who were high on him said he'd be. A big playmaking PG, with elite passing, and a suspect shot, has the tools to be a good defender just has to stay engaged and gain strength. The only thing different may be the shot isn't as bad as folks in the thread made it out to be, and he's not as raw as I thought. Whether he becomes an all star though obviously remains to be seen -- I suppose he could still end up being a flashy MCW, but the early returns are promising.
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Post#262 » by crows2 » Thu Jan 7, 2021 3:54 pm

A lot of people in this thread who have no idea about the NBL and how hard it is for young players to crack underestimated what Melo did last year. Perhaps leave the NBL scouting to Australians or scouts who’ve ever actually watched an NBL game or know anything about Australian basketball.
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Re: LaMelo Ball 

Post#263 » by amcoolio » Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:29 am

Youngest player to record a triple double in NBA history

22 pts, 12 reb, 11 ast on 9-13 shooting in only 31 minutes
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Post#264 » by EvanZ » Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:08 am

Any questions?
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Post#265 » by clyde21 » Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:19 am

wouldn't puff my chest out too soon Mr Evanz
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Post#266 » by EvanZ » Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:38 am

clyde21 wrote:wouldn't puff my chest out too soon Mr Evanz

LOL says the guy talking about Hali ROY after 3 games.
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Post#267 » by Upperclass » Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:57 am



Was easy to see how good he would be..
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Re: LaMelo Ball 

Post#268 » by karkinos » Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:34 pm

the international experience is really showing its rewards
his father was 100% correct that his time was better spent playing against professionals
lamelo is definitely going to be better than lonzo if he isn't already

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