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    Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    Hustle & Flow | THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE HOUSTON ROCKETS

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    ďWhen Iím on the break or in transition or in certain spots where a pass is about to be made, Iím not really looking at any one person,Ē he says. ďI see all 10 guys and one big shape and that shape is moving. Itís slack in some places and in some places itís strong and Iíve just naturally developed a thing where Iím able to get into the weaker parts where that slack is so that one of my teammates is open. Thatís the best way I can describe it: itís like one big moving shape. If you look at one guy youíre not going to be that successful. But if you see all ten as one big moving shape then itís better.

    ďWe could say that a basketball player, a young kid eating, sleeping and breathing the sport, might help that player more basketball-wise, but life-wise it canít,Ē says White. ďYou canít tell me thatís healthy for your all-around well being to just eat, breathe and sleep one thing. If youíre not a well balanced human itís no different than if your gameís not well balanced; if you just focus on passing and you canít shoot or dribble, itís not good. If weíre giving up humanity for basketball then weíve got a bigger problem on our hands. At the end of the day, basketball is important but it canít be at the expense of the bigger picture. I think there is a way to be the best basketball player you can be and have other interests.Ē



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    Royce White article

    Not sure if this has already been posted:

    Hustle & Flow | THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE HOUSTON ROCKETS



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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    Merge please. Good find.



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    Re: Royce White article

    Quote Originally Posted by Topshelf View Post
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    Hustle & Flow | THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE HOUSTON ROCKETS
    great article..thanks!



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    Re: Royce White article

    Holy ****! What a great freaking article


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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    Royce is the man.



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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    Jalen Rose of espn has Royce in Houston's starting lineup at the 4



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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    Royce is a smart man.


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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    Most of you people are too young to remember Magic Johnson when he first came in the NBA.

    Magic was 6ft 9 in. Weighed 220lbs +/-, he was not a scorer when he got to the league. He said "I'm not a scorer, because of the team he was on, he didn't need to score a lot of points". Now with the Rockets signing Lin, I doubt if Royce will be asked to play point guard, but I was hoping that the Rockets would really give him the ball at a point forward position and see if it could work.

    NO, I don't think Royce will be as good as Magic, but the size difference between him & the other point guards gave Magic an advantage. That advantage was nulified when the Pistons sent Rodman out to guard Magic.


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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    If Royce is not traded, Royce will be an excellent inspiration to the young black fans of the Houston area. With his outside pursuits, he is sure to be a fan favorite. He is very valuable off the court compared to some of the thug lifes.


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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    This has been said before but its worth saying again...Royce is an awesome human being



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    Re: Great article - Royce White thinks he can do it all

    royce will never play a game in an Iowa state uniform. whoops!!! glad I wasn't on that stupid train.



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