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07-02-2013, 07:22 PM
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Originally Posted by DrinkFightFlyers View Post
But again, just because you don't see the upside doesn't mean it isn't there. I'm not saying the kid is going to be anything special, but I'm certainly not going to burn the house down because they picked a guy I never heard of or saw over another guy I never heard of or saw. It's stupid.
If he's calling him "Z2," and I'm hoping he's Andrew Shaw, it seems that in an ass-backwards way, I ended up with the higher hopes for him than the organization. That's probably not a good thing. The hope here needs to be that he is given a larger role with the Rockets next year. You draft a guy because he's the best player available. Period. It seems by the team's own admission, this was not the case.

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