Originally Posted by SonOfLe-loLang
This team will defend better than PHX D'Antoni teams because they still have Howard/Gasol protecting the rim. Those PHX teams had Amare, who is allergic to defense.
Its an interesting hire, but with Nash running the show now, I expect them to have success
I agree. What? Suddenly Howard and Gasol forget how to play defense?
I think the biggest issue now is the ability of these older players to stay
healthy in this offense all season long. Very fast paced.