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Your Own Player Comparison

Just for fun...if you can compare your own skill level to an NBA player (NBA comparison), who would you compare yourself too?

I would compare myself to Stephen Curry.

I can play both guard positions. Im an underrated passer who has a nice dribbling skill. I am known to be a 3-point shooter. Im developing my off the dribble jumpshot. On the defensive end, I can be a defensive liablity. Im not a TERRIBLE defender, but im not the greatest either. babyface assassin.

Who would you compare yourself too? Please be realistic.


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Corey Brewer

Corey Brewer

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Luke Ridnour.

Luke Ridnour.

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Kyle Lowry

Kyle Lowry

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Kareem Rush.

Kareem Rush.

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A better Hedo Turkoglu. I'm

A better Hedo Turkoglu.

I'm tall, I'm a really good shooter, my defence isn't that great, I can play all positions but C and my armspan is really long. I am not that fast, not that muscular BUT I do give my all whenever I play basketball.

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lolz

A better Hedo Turkoglu? torantoraptors10, why arent you a star in the NBA then?

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Rony Seikaly in High School.

Rony Seikaly in High School. Dan Majerle in college.

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Steve Nash or Jason Kidd?

100% capable ambidextrous passer, right handed shot. Usually lead a run and gun offense, I don't shoot 3 pointers at a high % but I do shoot free throws at a high %, rebound at a above average rate for a guard. Decent on defense but not a liability.

High school stats 14 ppg around 9 assists and 5 or 6 rebounds (jesus I'm old)

So Jason Kidd I guess?

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Shaqminus 8 or 9 inches in

Shaq minus 8 or 9 inches in height

minus 140-160 pounds

minus the bald head

minus the ability to dunk every time i get the ball down low

but i shoot about 6% or 7% better from the freethrow line and can play pretty decent on ball d even on the perimeter

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A mix between Ron Artest and

A mix between Ron Artest and Bruce Bowen-I'm a great defender not as good a shooter from the three like Bowen but have the ability to drive to the basket pretty good not a headcase like Ron though and i have a better bball iq than Ron.

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Nicolas Batum

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Sam Cassell

little ass dude postin people up all day....

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Probably Rajon Rondo; not a

Probably Rajon Rondo; not a huge scorer but can when needed and like to make a statement with D. Also completely lacking a 3 point shot haha.

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Ray Allen/ JJ Redick a 3

Ray Allen/ JJ Redick a 3 point shooter who loves shooting off-screens. I would like to become more of a Stephen Curry/ Darren Collison player though i am very undersized for the 2.

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Muggsy Bouges, because of the

Muggsy Bouges, because of the height (5-5) and because I'm always active on defense

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dj augustin

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Michael Jordan is a poor

Michael Jordan is a poor man's me.

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Kevin Garnett without the

Kevin Garnett without the psycho attitude that makes him such a feared apponent.

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Mark Madsen

Mark Madsen... only a foot shorter with an even worse three pt. shot.

Probably a better dancer though...IMO.

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mix

Derrick rose with the athleticism of brian scalabrine

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John Bryant.

John Bryant.

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Toni Kukoc

Toni Kukoc. European, creative, all-around point forward. Except I'm 6'2"...

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Extremely poor man's John

Extremely poor man's John Wall. Good athlete, solid passer, but I'm outta control, always trying to push the ball.

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Easy

a combo of Ron Artest and Gilbert Arenas. Nothing to do with their basketball skills though.

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i would say for me its jason

i would say for me its jason kidd, its hard to really say that but here is why, im a point guard, good rebounder, very good passer, capable on d, and can spot up and make it when open. im not a great ball handler anymore tho. i dont turn it over but im not crossing anybody over anytime soon.

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Pre-knee injury - Rex

Pre-knee injury - Rex Chapman

Post-knee injury - Rex Ryan

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Fizer

Eddie House.. a streaky shooter with below average handles...

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the jet

everyone calls me jason terry, on the court.

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I dont like it but im kinda

I dont like it but im kinda like tony parker okay middle range, crafty in the paint, fast with the ball, not a great 3pt shooter, nice court vision

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A 6'2'' Theo Ratliff,

A 6'2'' Theo Ratliff, undersized post player who can still hold his own down low and is an elite shot blocker, doesn't look to score first although I would say i'm more of an impact player on offense because of my mid range game.

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Larry Hughes with a Durant

Larry Hughes with a Durant type body at 6'0 except I can shoot and don't take bad shots and I can shut you down if your around my height and I'm extremely lanky which helps in the post I'm a left handed player but do everything else with my right handed so I can dribble with both hands going both ways pretty good and I'm 15 so I'm not finished growing.

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Antoine Walker

Except a foot shorter. Believe me, I did not try to pattern my game after him, but his is the closest style I would compare to mine, especially with in his 3 chucking years. I wonder what some of these players would say about these comparisons if they saw us play, lol.

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Poor Pureshooter

But, at the very least your comparison was quite humorous.

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my comparison

Matt Bouldin/Kirk Hinrich

pass 1st PG...savvy, and a high IQ...fundamentally sound. solid mid range game. can post up smaller guards. solid defender. hustles and doesn't back back down

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if you were Kirk

you would be able to drill it from anywhere and kick anyone's ass....

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roger mason jr.

roger mason jr.

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Ron Artest would be the best

Ron Artest would be the best comparison for me. I'm not as tall, but pound for pound, I'm pretty strong and tough. I do play tough, physical defense. I'm not a good jump shooter, but I got a good set shot. I can finish pretty strong, but nothing fancy. When I go to the hole, I almost always get fouled, but they never get called mainly because I play pickup.I'm the bum at the gym who actually likes to play defense at pickup games. Lol.

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For me I'd say maybe a mini

For me I'd say maybe a mini Nene Small Forward with more assists and a higher 3pt percentage.

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I would say (obviously poor

I would say (obviously poor mans) Allen Iverson. Built like a PG, but too much of a ballhog to actually be one. Alot of shooting, alot of getting in the lane and getting hit alot, some what streaky shooter.

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Melo offense Artest defense

Melo offense Artest defense

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Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook

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JJ Redick/Stephen Curry

JJ Redick/Stephen Curry

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Jameer Nelson with Shane

Jameer Nelson with Shane Battier on ball defense

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the Indian Sabonis

I'm pretty big (fat) and I'm like 6'1" but I play like Arvydas Sabonis. Solid low post passer, rebounds, takes charges (or flops) and maybe hit a few jumpers. I usually get tired fast though, kinda like why Sabonis never logged heavy minutes lol

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Evan Turner

Evan Turner

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