The Tayshaun Prince Appreciation Thread

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  1. BallDon'tLie

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    He's a top 5 SF in London right now.
     
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    1. Middleton
    2. Anthony
    3. Chris Copeland
    4. Singler
    5. Steve Novak
    6. Prince
     
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    I don't mind the taysolation when he drives to the basket for that hookshot. I have a problem with it when it results in what you described or a desparation 2pt heave from just inside the 3pt line.
     
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    I counted Novak as a PF.
     
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    I prefer the taysolation that ends with the ball being kicked out to Brandon Knight standing at halfcourt with 2 sec left on the shotclock.
     
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    And I LOVE how Tay hangs (and shakes) his head in disgust when Knight misses the half court heave.
     
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    Haha, Yep. Tay may be one of the worst leaders in term of body language I have ever seen. One of the main reasons I have wondered why he has been kept along so long. Doesn't seem to be much of a leader, outspoken, or mentor. Except for the negative body language. But of course, this is all my own observations form 5k miles away.
     
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    Tay also hangs (and shakes) his head in disgust whenever Moose yells "AND-1".
     
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    Tay would make an excellent aging mother in-law.
     
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    I like Tay.
     
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    I did too.
     
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    Tay best move happens when isolated at the airport with one small piece of luggage.
     
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    Zach Lowe on the Taysolation
    Source: Can the Indiana Pacers contend for the NBA title this season? - Grantland
     
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    Tay's post game was never in question here, was it? It's how he initially broke into the starting lineup in the playoffs in '03.

    It's the 3-point line palming routine that he does that is tough to watch. However out of whack the defense is at that point, they have a good 5 seconds to regroup while he goes through his pre-pass checklist.
     
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    No, no. Sorry, I wasn't posting it as an argumentative thing.

    I just saw it in a Grantland article and though members here would be interested.
     
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    Today showed: Carmelo Anthony >>>>> Tay Prince
     
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    Well that's obvious NOW, but 10 years ago Joe didn't think so............
     
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    I waived Tay today in the Advanced League and picked up all pro journeyman Hakim Warrick...
     
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    I'm not so sure Joe still doesn't think so..........
     
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