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Wesley Johnson

Discussion in 'NBA Dish' started by baller4life315, Jul 7, 2015.

  1. baller4life315

    baller4life315 Contributing Member

    Sep 2, 2003
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    To the Clippers on a one year deal per the vet minimum....

    Can somebody explain this one to me? How does he continue to get NBA contracts? What does he do that Jordan Hamilton can't?

    I'm lost. I think he's terrible.
  2. SamFisher

    SamFisher Virtuous

    Apr 14, 2003
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    Maybe people keep thinking he's Wes Matthews? Not sure.
  3. SeekingAlpha

    SeekingAlpha Member

    Jan 29, 2014
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    Didn't he start a bunch of games last year for the Lakers? He's an athletic wingman and isn't fully stupid which is apparently enough to get a spot on bottom-feeders.
  4. tehG l i d e

    tehG l i d e Member

    Feb 17, 2009
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    There was that one play last season where he stripped Harden in the last minute and ran down the other end for a fastbreak and-1 dunk to win the the Lakers the game.
  5. dakeem1

    dakeem1 Member

    Oct 30, 2008
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    A lot of Fantasy Basketball experts were gushing over him last season because he is one of the very few players in the league who can average 1 steal, 1 block and 1 3-pointer a game. And the only player in the league who can average that who could be found in a fantasy league's free agency.

    Whether those incredible stats (usually reserved for the likes of a prime Batum or a Milsap) translate to real-world value for a team... I don't know. In theory, a stat like that should make him a good 3 & D guy, but we all know that high steals doesn't mean good defense as it can also mean the player gambles a lot.
  6. malakas

    malakas Member

    Nov 8, 2014
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    He can get a contract because the Clippers are DESPERATE and are about to hire McGee.
    Soon they will have scrubs and dleaguers too.

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