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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Content Tagged "Shanderson"

Guard, or SF/C?

Yesterday I wondered aloud why the Knicks were getting another combo guard (and to do so possibly trading away Frank Williams – someone who might already be a good combo guard), when they had other bigger fish to fry, (namely SF & C). Let’s take a look at the Knicks’ starters & top reserves for these two positions. PLAYER OFF DEF +/- Net PtsTim Thomas 16.2 16.4 +2.0A. Hardaway 11.1 13.0 +2.3Mutombo 15.0 15.8 +0.2Nazr Mohammed 18.8 17.7 -1.6 The first two columns are their offensive PER, and their opponents PER. Now opponents PER doesn’t tell the entire story of …continue reading

King Of The Wild Frontier

I love getting email! —–Original Message—–From: David Crockett Sent: Saturday, May 29, 2004 11:35 AMTo: KnickerBlogger@kurylo.comSubject: frank williams and other knicks thoughts hey, i just came across your blog for the first time this past week. i wanted to comment on something you wrote at the end of the nets series regarding frank. i’ve been a big fan since his college days. you mentioned the likelihood that he’d be moved this off-season. here’s two reasons that would be laydenesque*: 1. basketball reasons – i think we have every reason to suspect that williams will develop into a solid-to-very-good third guard, …continue reading