If you don't see a player every day all your data ain't worth squat. Ayo is first round material now. If, as you agree, he's one of our best ever, why do most not have him being drafted in either round, data? Rajon Rondo couldn't shoot yet he led the Celtics to a title in 2008 with a very...
It just shows that outside the BIG our guys are just not known that well. The national exposure we would have received in the
tournament really would have helped Ayo. Plus, an outstanding BIG tourney couldn't hurt.
I think he should bask in the glow of the spotlight another year. Buy an insurance policy against injury. Of course, I'm not familiar with how easily that's done
nor the expense. Being 66 I have a different
perspective. He's a good kid from a good family. He'll do fine in life.
I was there too. Unbelievable night. I'll always remember Dee trying to pass the ball down court to Deron for a winning layup in regulation and the pass getting blocked. Would have been one of the best passes ever.
I think you are spot in comparing Ayo to MJ. Yes, he's not as tall and does not have equivalent leaping ability, however, he lives for the moment and delivers. Watching him go to the hole is a joy and when he needs to get his own shot it happens. Very similar build, all arms and legs.