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    Default Top 12 Most under-appreciated players in the NBA

    These players are underrated and deserve more credit than they are givin:


    1. David West(Absolute star/A Leader/deserves more)
    2. Sam Dalembert (taking over from Camby as premier defensive player)
    3. Andre Bangarni (mad skills - next closest thing to Dirk)
    4. Rajon Rodno (really good Pg with heart, plays def and wins)
    5. Nene (A beast scores with back to basket - will have great year)
    6. Stephon Jackson (One of the leagues best scorers)
    7. LaMarcus Aldridge (every team wishes they had him / lost out there)
    8. Danny Granger (Elite Scorer/Indiana won't play one National TV game)
    9. Drew Gooden (Does the things that are hard to find in the NBA)
    10. Udonis Haslem (A big that can shoot, rebound, and defend)
    11. Andre Kirileko (Top Def, Blocks, Steals, Rebs--No Fear)
    12. Brandon Bass A beast from LSU - can't hurt your team on theirs..lol

    Honorable Mention -

    Lamar Odom - the forgotten man in LA as approaching end of his time there
    Mike Miller - premier shooter in the league / always on bad teams

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    Hedo Turkoglu is the most underrated in my opinion

    Turkoglu >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Rashard lewis

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    ^agreed Turkoglu is better than rashard lewis he got scrubed last year of an all star game.....Aldridge is better than people think, he's gonna be a sick player....much better than he gets credit for, gonna be a tim duncan a quiet superstar

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    Originally Posted by DaTPRiNCE
    ^agreed Turkoglu is better than rashard lewis he got scrubed last year of an all star game.....Aldridge is better than people think, he's gonna be a sick player....much better than he gets credit for, gonna be a tim duncan a quiet superstar

    i agree with ak47, that dude is MAD NASTY!

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    Andrea Bargnani is underrated? Since when? His game is completely one dimensional. He's an okay role player, and that's how people talk about him.

    Nene is Underrated? Since when? He plays good, when he's healthy, but he's never healthy.

    I agree with the other people on your list, though.

    I would've also added Al Jefferson, personally.

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    jefferson is most

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    i realized how nice david west is last year. hes got a nice mid range game

    camby >> dalembert

    im not that impressed with gooden or nene

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    Originally Posted by MSGKnickz33
    i realized how nice david west is last year. hes got a nice mid range game

    camby >> dalembert

    im not that impressed with gooden or nene
    Camby gets hurt too much, I'd take Dalembert.

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    Originally Posted by Paul1355
    Camby gets hurt too much, I'd take Dalembert.
    camby played most of last year and the year before

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    Originally Posted by MSGKnickz33
    camby played most of last year and the year before
    really? All i remember him as, when he was a Knick atleast, was always being hurt. Plus he is aging so I just don't trust guys with injury problems in the past that occured frequently like Camby's injuries were. Also aging at the same time makes them more fragile.

    Dalembert rebounds and blocks a lot of shots, and thats all you need out of a Center.

    Camby is impressive but i guess it's just a matter of opinion.

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    camby only missed 3 games last year. he averaged 13.1 rpg, 3.3apg, 9.1ppg, 3.6bpg in 35 minutes....off of who will be better this year, i gotta go with camby but if it was long term dalembert is a good center and hes 27 years old...

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    Originally Posted by MSGKnickz33
    camby only missed 3 games last year. he averaged 13.1 rpg, 3.3apg, 9.1ppg, 3.6bpg in 35 minutes....off of who will be better this year, i gotta go with camby but if it was long term dalembert is a good center and hes 27 years old...

    You got me then. Camby's numbers are too impressive to pass up short term. long term yes I agree, Dalembert is the solution because of his age.


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    yeah, but everyone knows camby is good...


    Sammy D gets no love ...and he is a force .....

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    Originally Posted by Toons
    wilson chandler
    a handful of the most under rated knicks of all time
    (within my era)

    Kurt Thomas
    Derek Harper
    Doc Rivers
    Gerald Wilkins.....loved him!,,absolute weapon!


    Kurt Thomas being the pinnacle of the under-rated Knickerbocker pile

    by my reckoning
    Last edited by Crazy⑧s; Nov 19, 2008 at 22:07.

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