Another thing I'd like to point out is who is Westwood's #2 scorer? I realize Lebron is hands down the best player in the NBA but remember, he left Cleveland because they failed to get him any help (i.e. a legit #2). And so I question who Westwood's #2 option is. It can't be Ryan Anderson as his shots are all created for him and a very large portion of his shots are just spot up shots. That might work well with Lebron but again, he's not creating any shots when Lebron needs a rest.
Then you have George Hill, who averaged less than 10 ppg on the year. Wes, who averaged 13.7 ppg and Camby, who averaged 5 ppg. And as great as Anderson was last year, he averaged 16.1 ppg.
FYI, Lebron's Cavs teams usually had either 5-6 players scoring over 10 ppg (like in 08-09) or had Mo around 16-17 ppg with 2 others over 10 ppg. This Westwood team has Ryan Anderson in that Mo role with only 1 other starter over 10 ppg. And Lebron's Cavs' teams didn't have any starters averaging only 5 ppg. Basically, this Westwood team is a poor mans' version of those Cavs teams, which never won because Lebron never had help.
So basically, Westwood is relying on Lebron to score like 40 a game just to get to 100 points. It's what he wanted to escape in Cleveland because he had to do all the work. And worse, at least on those Cleveland teams, Mo could create his own shot but here his #2 option in Ryan Anderson can't even do that.
What Bondi plans to do is we will do what those Celts teams who usually beat Cleveland did- Lebron will get his points but we'll shut everyone else down. And don't forget, we have Thabo on Lebron and he should be able to at least hold him below his averages. I don't think Lebron could average 40 on Thabo for a whole series.
Finally, as mentioned in the write-up, we have a huge advantage up front in addition to having a huge advantage at the PG position. So thats 3 BIG advantages to compare with Westwood having Lebron and no other advantages at any other position. Think about it, they PG and C are significantly worse then our PG and C, our PF is quite a bit better than their PF and our SG rotation is better than their SG, who had his worst season this past year and unlike ZBo, he's got no injury excuse.
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