Ranking The 2008 NBA Guards: A Leader Emerges, Sort Of

Posted: 2nd December 2009 by Jose Salviati in NBA
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You remember kick-ball, don't you?

Two kids would proclaim themselves "captain" and the picking would begin.  A smile would form on the first few picks as they walked over to their new team.  A pump fist would follow as you heard your name picked somewhere near the middle.  And a sigh of relief would come knowing you weren't picked last.

Being picked last stunk.

In the NBA Draft not being picked first is like being picked last in kick-ball.  It seems everyone who isn't the first to shake David Sterns hand develops a grudge against the team that passed on him.

While players use being "passed-over" as motivation to improve, it's left to us as fans to evaluate drafts over time to see if the teams made the right pick or not.  When y ...

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