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ASK IRA: Has McRoberts claimed the starting spot at power forward?

ASK IRA: Has McRoberts claimed the starting spot at power forward?

 


December 5, 2016

Q: Josh McRoberts has got to do a lot more to make up for the past couple of years, but I'm so happy to see him out as starting power forward. Rightfully so. -- Wael.

A: And now is when it will get interesting when Justise Winslow gets back. With Wayne Ellington sparking the offense, it might have made sense to go with Winslow as the starting power forward. I'm wondering now whether this could leave Winslow in a sixth-man type of role, to enter at any position other than center (or perhaps even then, with McRoberts moving to center). This is all you can ask for, is having to make the hard choices for the...

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