Add 1 player to this years team

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  1. EYEoftheSTORM

    EYEoftheSTORM Well-Known Member

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    After reading the "Jon Miller's Comments" thread it got me thinking. If you could add 1 player who is currently playing for another team to this years team who would it be?

    I know some obvious choices would be Wiggins, Randle, etc. but I want to really dig deep for who you think would be a perfect fit...

    My choice would be Kyle Anderson of UCLA. The dude is a 6-7 point guard that is a mis-match nightmare. He usually is playing in the post on D because of his size.

    Who in college basketball would you like to see in Fred's system and why?
     
  2. BloodyBuddy

    BloodyBuddy Well-Known Member

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  3. Luth4Cy

    Luth4Cy Well-Known Member

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    Joel Embiid. He may not be the best player in college basketball, but he would provide size and presence that we otherwise do not have.
     
  4. gocubs2118

    gocubs2118 Well-Known Member

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    Lol, how any one can not answer this question with Embiid is beyond me.
     
  5. ISUCubswin

    ISUCubswin Well-Known Member

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    Joel Embiid. Offensive rebounds have killed us in all our losses.
     
  6. RayShimley

    RayShimley Well-Known Member

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    I don't know about currently playing, but if I could add one recent player to this team it would be Chris Babb.
     
  7. WastedTalent

    WastedTalent Well-Known Member

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    easy. Embiid. any other choice, and I have to question your basketball knowledge.
     
  8. awd4cy

    awd4cy Well-Known Member

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    Yea, this.
     
  9. mattyice

    mattyice Well-Known Member

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    Ha embiid no question......

    if we are giving sneaky guys I'll take frank kaminsky from wisonsin.....7 footer who can step outside. Perfect fit, gives size and presence on defense
     
  10. DreamyCy

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    Is this a real question? It's Embiid and it's not even close. Were above average at everything except blocking shots and rebounding. We would be undefeated right now with Embiid.
     
  11. cyclonedave25

    cyclonedave25 Well-Known Member

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    Embiid and it's not even close.
     
  12. chuckd4735

    chuckd4735 Well-Known Member

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    Embiid easy.
     
  13. CychoCyclone

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    People aren't gonna like this answer but I'd say Doug McDermott.... size and a really solid 3 point shooter... We're missing that guy that forces the defense to have to stretch...
     
  14. HFCS

    HFCS Well-Known Member

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    Embiid of players this year.

    Cato for one previous ISU player to add to this group.
     
  15. CycloneWanderer

    CycloneWanderer Well-Known Member

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    I think Craig brackens would have thrived on this team.
     
  16. Cyclonesince78

    Cyclonesince78 Well-Known Member

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    If we had Embiid we'd still be undefeated.
     
  17. EYEoftheSTORM

    EYEoftheSTORM Well-Known Member

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    Embiid is an excellent choice but he seems to get winded very easily... Do you think he would be as effective in the fast pace system Fred likes to run?
     
  18. Gunnerclone

    Gunnerclone Well-Known Member

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    Embiid ftw. Not even a contest. No one in our conference can even hold his jizz rag and maybe only 2 or 3 other big men in the nation can ball with him down low.
     
  19. EYEoftheSTORM

    EYEoftheSTORM Well-Known Member

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    Babb on Wiggins tonight would have been really nice...
     
  20. bozclone

    bozclone Active Member

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    Embiid is a stud no doubt about it and his rate of improvement is scary. I sure hope he leaves after 1 year at Kansas.

    Other than Embiid, I would love to have Tyrus on this team. We really miss his instant offense.
     

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