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This 4 vs 5 distinction with Huff has no meaning

Zero meaning. Defensively he will guard the opposing big it makes most sense for him to guard, and offensively he will play the blocker roles that best fit. I would be dumbfounded if we don't see a healthy heaping of Lane Wide when he is in the game. There is no 4 or 5 in the system. It can look like it when we play small, but when we have two bigs, they matchup on the basis of characteristics and have the same exact basic duties.

(In response to this post by wahoobill)

Posted: 09/13/2017 at 8:46PM


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Current Thread:
Post combos from last season -- Toolie92 09/13/2017 3:49PM
  Your conclusion makes a lot of sense -- crossedsabres8 09/14/2017 08:02AM
  A few thoughts -- wahoobill 09/13/2017 7:34PM
  That last sentence is straight basketball porn ** -- Seattle Hoo 09/14/2017 12:17AM
  It's true. Watch those 'bows big man! ** -- EspressHoo 09/14/2017 05:42AM
  This 4 vs 5 distinction with Huff has no meaning -- Seattle Hoo 09/13/2017 8:46PM
  Agreed. People get way too hung up on that. ** -- 007 Hoo 09/13/2017 9:30PM
  Who gets too hung up on that exactly? -- Toolie92 09/13/2017 10:01PM
  Well, that's just factually wrong -- Seattle Hoo 09/13/2017 10:22PM
  Wasn't discussing 'set roles' - theory vs. practice -- Toolie92 09/14/2017 10:29AM
  It's a distinction without a difference ** -- Faz d. Hoo 09/14/2017 06:27AM
  Wilkins will not be a 30 mpg guy this year. ** -- BEASTHOO 09/13/2017 8:27PM
  He got 26 mpg last year -- BEASTHOO 09/14/2017 07:46AM
  Cuse adjusted at halftime -- Seattle Hoo 09/14/2017 12:14AM
  Huff is sort of a taller Evan Nolte in my mind -- Quaker 09/13/2017 8:16PM
  It could make sense functionally in the offense -- Seattle Hoo 09/13/2017 8:40PM
  And yet, he could hit 10 in a row in warmup. -- bookhoo 09/14/2017 07:37AM
  But he had his Moment -- Seattle Hoo 09/14/2017 12:15AM
  He had more than one, too bad there weren't more. ** -- SW_CTHoo 09/14/2017 12:49AM
  Yes, but not in the hole, as a wing -- Toolie92 09/13/2017 7:00PM
  No one competes with Wilkins for time -- Toolie92 09/13/2017 6:43PM
  Wilkins + anyone has good efficiency -- Toolie92 09/13/2017 8:40PM
  I really want to see Devon freed from post duties -- Seattle Hoo 09/13/2017 8:54PM
  I doubt he starts over Salt -- crossedsabres8 09/14/2017 08:11AM
  I think you may be right -- davemcsr 09/13/2017 7:45PM
  Despite his height, Huff isn't a natural 5... -- sasha 09/13/2017 6:04PM
  Interesting stuff! ** -- 73CAV 09/13/2017 3:53PM

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