I'd rather have Alex Len and keep Davis @ PF
Might he be the perfect low-post compliment to Anthony Davis?
He looks good, but needs to learn to use his left hand.
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Still think Ryan Anderson is the perfect compliment to who Davis will be in 2-3 years. I would be shocked if he is still a PF when his body matures.
That said, if we move Lopez in a package that nets a SF, I will take Len and develop him into the same role, with a higher upside of course.
Go for a position of need like SF, Anthony Davis is the future at C for this team.
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I still feel like with his perimeter skills, PF is the spot that he could dominate for the next 10-15 years. How he matures will tell the story as we don't have anyone to compare him to, projection wise (he's unique), but I see Duncan when I see Davis, not a traditional center. Will be fun watching...that's for sure.
I can see Len averaging 17-20 ppg in this league from the center spot. Don't know much about his defense yet though.
I just don't see him being that different from Meyers Leonard who is shaking out to be a bust. He has a better offensive game, but does he rebound well or move his feet well on defense?
Personally, I feel we have too many quality bigs already. If you have 96 minutes to divide up between your PF and C I feel in a few years Davis and Anderson will take up between 74-78 of those minutes. That leaves only 18-22 of those minutes to divide between Smith and Lopez.
Yea I think I would rather go after a SF like shabazz, poythress, or mcadoo
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C- Len 30 Lopez 10 Davis 8
PF Davis 30 Anderson 18
SF Someone yet to be named 30- Anderson 10ish- Someone to be named 8.
Really who knows, it could take Len 2 or 3 years to be ready to play starters minutes and by that time we could be ready to let Lopez go and some minutes open up. Just my thoughts.
I just can't get behind Len.
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I have been warming up to the idea to go with Len or Zeller at 6.
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I'd prefer Zeller over Len.
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if we could trade gv and lopez for bledsoe i wouldnt mind signing budinger and drafting len
Bigs with feet problems are huge red flags for me.
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I'm not going to dismiss him due to his injury. Hell, if Noel fell to 6, I wouldn't even think twice about drafting him.
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