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    Brackins to the D-League

    Really unfortunate he got traded to the 76ers who have a ton of guys ahead of him in the lineup. He could be seeing 10-15 minutes on New Orleans right now, imo. The D League could do him some good though.

    http://www.nba.com/sixers/news/brackins_101130.html


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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Way things are going DG might see him next year.


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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    I love Craig don't get me wrong, but he just doesn't have the game to be an nba player. At least he will be seeing some game action in the D-league. Not sure that he would be seeing anymore time in NO, Cole Aldrich also got move to the D-league.



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyfandan View Post
    I love Craig don't get me wrong, but he just doesn't have the game to be an nba player.
    Couldn't disagree more. The League always has a place for athletic 6'10" guys who can stretch the floor. IMO, Craig's upside is that of a David West or an Al Harrington.



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    I'm pretty sure this is old news. When the season began the 76ers said they would treat this like a red shirt year for him. He deffinately needs to add some muscle and a much needed defensive game.... In the preseason he didn't have too hard of a time scoring... He fed the ball out a lot, but his defense was horrible. D-leauge is better than the bench... and plus he's still gonna make his 1.3 mil$



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Good for Craig. Hopefully he visits Des Moines.



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyfandan View Post
    I love Craig don't get me wrong, but he just doesn't have the game to be an nba player. At least he will be seeing some game action in the D-league. Not sure that he would be seeing anymore time in NO, Cole Aldrich also got move to the D-league.
    Completely disagree.... He will be a great 6-man in the NBA before he gets done.... to me he is a 10/10 a night guy.... And a really hard worker....



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUPoker View Post
    Couldn't disagree more. The League always has a place for athletic 6'10" guys who can stretch the floor. IMO, Craig's upside is that of a David West or an Al Harrington.
    exactly, if he can extend his range to NBA 3 Point land, then he will play a long, long time in the league - he's athletic and can shoot - many less athletic players that could shoot played in the league a long time as well. Matt Bullard comes to mind. Don't give up on Craig just yet, he will be there in the end



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Quote Originally Posted by jburke View Post
    Completely disagree.... He will be a great 6-man in the NBA before he gets done.... to me he is a 10/10 a night guy.... And a really hard worker....
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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUPoker View Post
    Craig's upside is that of a David West or an Al Harrington.
    I hope your right. But for now D-league is a lot better than sitting on the bench.



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    This is why it is very important to get in the first round. He can work on his game but still gets paid.



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    [QUOTE=Cyfandan;2028713]I love Craig don't get me wrong, but he just doesn't have the game to be an nba player.


    What i meant from this was i dont think that he will be a stand out player. Do i think that he belongs the NBA. Yes.



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    Quote Originally Posted by jburke View Post
    Completely disagree.... He will be a great 6-man in the NBA before he gets done.... to me he is a 10/10 a night guy.... And a really hard worker....
    I don't think he'll ever average close to 10 boards a night. Look at Dwight Howard, one of the best defenders and rebounders in the league. He plays 35 minutes a night and gets 12 boards. Do you really see CB on a regular basis getting over 30 minutes a night and rebounding at the same pace Howard does? Especially when you consider he would have to fight people like Howard for those boards, seems really, really unlikely. CB's rebounding != Reggie Evans.

    As for scoring, 10 points a game isn't as unreasonable, but I think he'd have to play over 25 minutes a night to have a good chance at that.



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    [quote=Cyfandan;2028784]
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyfandan View Post
    I love Craig don't get me wrong, but he just doesn't have the game to be an nba player.


    What i meant from this was i dont think that he will be a stand out player. Do i think that he belongs the NBA. Yes.
    I could be wrong, but saying "He just doesn't have the game to be an nba player" and "I think that he belongs in the NBA" doesn't quite seem to mesh...



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    Re: Brackins to the D-League

    If he's in DSM for a game, I think I'd check into tickets for that game. It would be fun.


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