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#1 Panther_Brotherhood

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 05:16 PM

I know the Cats/Hornets seem to constantly ignore the center or power forward position, but I feel like Oladipo would be a nice pick.

 

With Kemba, Oladipo and MKG, you have a young, athletic, defensive backcourt that could attract the eyes of a free agent

 

I feel we could get a solid big man in free agency and Dipo has the athletic ability to guard a great perimeter player, and plays above the rim



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 06:19 PM

I endorse this.



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 06:23 PM

Yes. Absolutely

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 06:36 PM

Yes please. He is the guy I've been wanting since January. He is going to surprise a LOT of people with his offensive abilities. He didn't need to score a ton at Indiana but showed he could when he was needed to score in the crunch time. And everyone knows about his defense.



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 06:53 PM

Oladipo is my top hope now as well. He's the safest pick in the draft. 



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:09 PM

I'd love it.  Add Jabari next year to play the 4, sign or draft a Center and the Hornets can take the court with one hell of a young core. 



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:40 PM

I wanted him even before we got #4. Him, Kemba, and MKG would be nasty in the open court.



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:45 PM

Pick up a big man in free agency, and I'd like this move. Scoring has been a major problem for us these past few years, and he would no doubt help in that department. Plus, he's a great defender as well.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 09:50 PM

Wouldnt mind him.



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 10:23 PM

And we would score no points.



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 10:39 PM

Oladipo is on my list of yes I'd take him. I know flash and scoring is nice but man having a great D will be fun too. I'm just wanting to see if he can truly surpass Hendo! The problem I see with taking him is what can he do that Hendo can't and how can he improve our team in the win column.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 10:42 PM

What's Oladipo potential? Superstar or role player?

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 10:53 PM

How does he help our rebounding and points in the paint problem?



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 11:06 PM

What's Oladipo potential? Superstar or role player?

 

I personally believe he could become a superstar. At the very least, I think he will be a top 5 SG in the league.

How does he help our rebounding and points in the paint problem?

 

Well, he's not a big man, but those are the two things he does best (outside of defense of course).



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Posted 22 May 2013 - 11:06 PM

What's Oladipo potential? Superstar or role player?

 

Choosing between those two, definitely role player. I just dont see him being a legit scorer down the road. top defender, Yes.




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