Originally Posted by mafra
Yeah, the rookie is like Tony Kucic or H-Turkulu (sp?)... a Detlaf Schrimp (sp?)... what separates KP is he impacts games with his length and shot blocking. A legit threat at rim protecting.... the kid is a more advanced shooter but not Half the defensive presence. Not sure about the rebounding between the 2...
There was that play where the kid got up and swatted down what I think was a pass not a shot but that wing span and his leaping ability were impressive. He's got a body that's more NBA ready than Porzingis in his first year, he's got the tools to be a defensive force in the middle imo.