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post #10846 of 14409
hard to remember kemp wasn't always 400 lbs
post #10847 of 14409
Kemp's modern day version is Blake Griffin
post #10848 of 14409
dennis johnson > chris paul devil.gif
post #10849 of 14409
CP3 is more like John Stockton - cerebral, below the rim game but can run a team like no other. even down to the feistiness
post #10850 of 14409
Mark Price > Steve Nash
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god here we go
post #10852 of 14409
^hardly
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robert parish> any present day center (duncan is really a power foward).
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Originally Posted by HRoi View Post

Kemp's modern day version is Blake Griffin

Kemp is faster and agile than Blake and dare I say maybe even more athletic? Kemp can move around and avoid charges/defenders while at time Griffin looks like he is running on train tracks.
post #10855 of 14409
you have the biggest hard-on/delusion for the celtics it's not even funny lawrence
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Originally Posted by jet View Post

you have the biggest hard-on/delusion for the celtics it's not even funny lawrence

not really. I'm just rating players I saw play. Its so much easier these days with nba pass, but back in the day all I got to see was the local teams and the rare national game with some other team not the celtics/lakers/bulls/pistons (from the 80's to 90's).

I lived in southern california from 86-88 when I was a little kid and saw the prime lakers teams too (so i was really blessed to see such good basketball).

robert parish is one of the top 10 centers ever, although he looked stiff and awkward he was weirdly fast and coordinated and had a huge verticle leap, played all nba defense, and had the option to create his own offense

i think its safe to say that robert parish > dwight howard.
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Originally Posted by thekunk07 View Post

hard to remember kemp wasn't always 400 lbs

lol8[1].gif

Shawn Kemp was a beast at one point in his life. I don't even think Blake can pull off some of these dunks (in the Slam Dunk Comp).

post #10858 of 14409
Lebron's closest old-school equivalent is Oscar Robertson. but the comparison is loose at best. Lebron and Rondo are probably the two players i can think of that are impossible to draw a historical precedent for
post #10859 of 14409
Robert Parish top 10 centers of all time? Seriously?
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Originally Posted by Rambo View Post

Robert Parish top 10 centers of all time? Seriously?

http://www.nba.com/history/50greatest.html

even the voters agree.
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