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Thread: Terrence Ross comparisons...

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    Default Terrence Ross comparisons...

    I'm thinking Paul George with a 6-inch shorter standing reach. Their numbers from NBA and college are pretty similar. Both are lanky with serious ups and great lateral quicks, and both can rain fire when they're feeling it.

    What do you think?

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    Now all we need is for Ross to have the same 2inch growth spurt in his 2nd year.

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    micheal finley.

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    If he can develop like Paul George that would be nice for all Raptor Fans.

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    Young Latrell Sprewell

    What excites me the most about Ross isn't his shooting or his athleticism, it's his D
    Last edited by big boi; Sat Jan 19th, 2013 at 05:51 PM.

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    Offense: JR Smith (mature) - range, athleticism
    Defense: Thabo Sefolosha - pesky, lateral quicks

    I think he'll be top 5 SG in a couple of years.

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    His jumper has a Ray Allen-esque softness.

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    Defensively, he covers space like if Keon Clark had been a wing (and that's not an insult).

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    His demeanour, both in terms of how he carries himself and how he plays, has a McGrady-like coolness (and that may not be a good thing, because he certainly doesn't have the talent that can let you get away with that).

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    Eddie Jones

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    Quote urbanmonk15 wrote: View Post
    Eddie Jones
    Yep, that's a good comparison

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    Quote akashsingh wrote: View Post
    micheal finley.
    +1....hope he has as good a career

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    Quote urbanmonk15 wrote: View Post
    Eddie Jones
    Hmm...this is also a very good comparison. I think he still has potential to be a better scorer than Jones, hence my agreement with Finley comparisons.

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    J. Rich

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    Quote urbanmonk15 wrote: View Post
    Eddie Jones
    I agree .. the best comparison that I have seen. Hopefully he can take the ball harder to the rim than Eddie did .. but as of now they look extremely similar.

    Id be very happy if he could have career like Eddie - many seasons of 16-20 ppg, career 37% 3 pt shooter, decent rebounded, good defender.

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    Quote white men can't jump wrote: View Post
    Hmm...this is also a very good comparison. I think he still has potential to be a better scorer than Jones, hence my agreement with Finley comparisons.
    You are right, Finley a slightly better scorer than Eddie .. but Eddie was no slouch with multiple years averaging just under 20 ppg ..

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    I can say people see alot more in Ross than I do. I'm hoping he's able to be a shorter Shane Battier

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    Quote mountio wrote: View Post
    You are right, Finley a slightly better scorer than Eddie .. but Eddie was no slouch with multiple years averaging just under 20 ppg ..
    Yep, it really just depends on how much he can grow into a scoring role of some kind. I think I would hope for an Eddie Jones type player at worst. 15-20 ppg as a great shooter, and an excellent defender.

    Just wanted to add, he's clearly physically a bit closer to the more wiry Jones. Finley was pretty big and strong for a wing.
    Last edited by white men can't jump; Sun Jan 20th, 2013 at 09:22 AM.

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    I think he could turn out to be a slightly longer Kerry Kittles.

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