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Comparing "Trash" Brothers to Other Backcourt Duos

Discussion in 'NBA Dish' started by celebrevida, Jun 5, 2016.

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Where do you rank the "Trash Brothers"?

  1. Top 1-3 (Top 10%)

    12 vote(s)
    57.1%
  2. Top 4-6 (Top 20%)

    5 vote(s)
    23.8%
  3. Top 7-10 (Top 33%)

    3 vote(s)
    14.3%
  4. Top 11-15 (Top 50%)

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. Bottom 16-30 (Below Average)

    1 vote(s)
    4.8%
  1. celebrevida

    celebrevida Member

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    A lot of people derisively call the duo of Kyle Lowry And DeMar DeRozan, the "Trash Brothers", a play on their description of themselves a year ago during their struggles.

    But in reality the "Trash Brothers" might be one of the very best backcourt duos in the entire NBA, despite their inconsistent play.

    So how high would you rank this backcourt duo compared to the rest of the NBA?

    1. Top 1-3 (Top 10%)
    2. Top 4-6 (Top 20%)
    3. Top 7-10 (To 33%)
    4. Top 11-15 (Top 50%)
    5. Bottom 15-30 (Below Average)
     
  2. ln3012

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    1. Splash Bros
    2. Lillard/McCollum
    3. Lowry/DeRozan
    4. Wall/Beal
     
  3. mac2yao

    mac2yao Member

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    I agree:

    1. Splash Brothers
    2. Rain Bros
    3. Trash Brothers
    4. Beal The Wall (Make America Great Again)
     
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  4. wekko368

    wekko368 Member

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    I'd put Wade/Dragic over Wall/Beal.
     
  5. plutoblue11

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    Right now, they are the best in the business, no questions asked.


    All time, I feel like I want to say that Isiah/Dumars were better, as well as Magic/Byron Scott and Goodrich/West. Because, those are the ones that produced championships and carried offensive loads for their respective teams.


    In other thread, there are alot of great guard duos, but most of them never "won" anything. And, wouldn't have won anything in any given NBA year.

    Klay/Steph have a certain synergy together, as they do with the Warriors, which makes them unbeatable. Other combos and teams just don't or didn't have that.
     
  6. Ziggy

    Ziggy Tastemaker
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    Let me see what this Middleton/Giannis-at-the-1 backcourt is about next year.
     
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