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    Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    From ClutchFans.net's version of CW:
    Leaving Las Vegas: Rating the Rockets Rookies | Houston Rockets Blog | ClutchFans


    He does a nice job of going through strengths and weaknesses. Kind of a level-headed homer sort of piece.

    One thing we can appreciate from the Kool-Aid side of things: "Right now, if I was considering buying a Rockets jersey, I’d want White’s."

    One thing that could be trouble, but not a surprise: "He can’t shoot a lick, and that includes unguarded shots from the free throw line."


    But they all made a good impression at the Summer League. If they stay together, this could be an exciting team to watch, even while they take their lumps as rookies.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    Report: Rockets agree to sign-and-trade Courtney Lee to Celtics - CBSSports.com

    More forwards for Rockets. Hmmmm. They now have eight forwards.


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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    I followed the link they gave in there about some altercation between players and the Houston message board crowd loves them some Royce!

    Royce White: "I don't think he wanted no part of me" - ClutchFans



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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    The altercation is pretty awesome. Royce was ready to brawl.
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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    So there is still a chance Royce ends up with the Bulls? I kid , I kid.......


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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    Quote Originally Posted by CtownCyclone View Post
    I followed the link they gave in there about some altercation between players and the Houston message board crowd loves them some Royce!

    Royce White: "I don't think he wanted no part of me" - ClutchFans
    his beard is very intimidating.



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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

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    Courtney Lee is a shooting guard period. Not a forward at all.



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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    Quote Originally Posted by SWCy13 View Post
    Courtney Lee is a shooting guard period. Not a forward at all.
    Lee got traded from the Rockets for JuJuan Jordan.



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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    Quote Originally Posted by cyguytillidie View Post
    Lee got traded from the Rockets for JuJuan Johnson.
    FIFY



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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    "Right now, if I was considering buying a Rockets jersey, I’d want White’s."
    Awesome.



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    Re: Royce White Post-Summer League Assessment

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    From ClutchFans.net's version of CW:
    Leaving Las Vegas: Rating the Rockets Rookies | Houston Rockets Blog | ClutchFans


    He does a nice job of going through strengths and weaknesses. Kind of a level-headed homer sort of piece.

    One thing we can appreciate from the Kool-Aid side of things: "Right now, if I was considering buying a Rockets jersey, I’d want White’s."

    One thing that could be trouble, but not a surprise: "He can’t shoot a lick, and that includes unguarded shots from the free throw line."


    But they all made a good impression at the Summer League. If they stay together, this could be an exciting team to watch, even while they take their lumps as rookies.
    Here's another article re: his passing:

    NBA Las Vegas Summer League 2012: Rookies Impress So Far - SB Nation Houston


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