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Old Dec 12, 2011, 07:43 PM   #101
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Originally Posted by Chris Yates View Post
SamMan has the heart of a lion and he's money under pressure, but he's not an elite talent. Most of our young guys are MUCH more athletic than SamMan. So what we lose in experience, we gain in athleticism when SamMan leaves. And by next season, our roster will be much more experienced, so we ought to be able to thrive even without SamMan. Meyers Leonard, on the other hand, is pretty much irreplaceable. If he leaves after this season, it will be a significant hit to next season's squad.
What are you thoughts on Orris, do you think he can pick up some of Sam's minutes next year?
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