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Lakers have lead the NBA in assists since Nash's return

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#1 Majesty


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Posted January 01, 2013 - 02:19 PM

It's a nice barometer actually. Who said Nash doesn't make a difference again?

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The Spurs lead the NBA w/25.5 assists per game. Since Nash returned, LAL avg'ing 28.3 apg (3-1 record). They were at 20.3 w/out Nash.

Yep, offense is pretty much set. And wow what a difference Nash makes... that is a HUGE difference considering. Hopefully we can keep that up.

But this means something on a larger scale, we're averaging these many assists and in the middle of all this Kobe is shooting 56% from the field since Nash's return as well. That is higher than Kevin Durant.

Shows how much of a different team we are with him really,

Edited by Majesty, January 01, 2013 - 02:22 PM.

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Posted January 01, 2013 - 02:41 PM

Amazing stat, and what is underrated on what he does is, setting screens around the elbow area.Very fortunate to have him on this team


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Posted January 01, 2013 - 02:56 PM

Steve Nash makes the Lakers offense so smooth. It so fun to watch especially when all phases of the basketball are clicking very well!

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Posted January 01, 2013 - 03:02 PM

Great stat.

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Posted January 01, 2013 - 03:07 PM

Amazing stat, and what is underrated on what he does is, setting screens around the elbow area.Very fortunate to have him on this team

So true.

Klay Thompson's impact would be no different than the impact Jodie Meeks currently makes if not just a small amount higher and Jodie actually shot a better percentage than did Klay last year. 

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Posted January 01, 2013 - 03:23 PM

As long as he stays healthy we shouldn't have to worry about our offense.

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Posted January 01, 2013 - 03:28 PM

All Hail King Steve Nash!!!

Offence aint a problem. Just got to improve this abysmal defence.
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Posted January 01, 2013 - 05:43 PM

...Which is why I am deathly afraid whenever someone so much as sneezes on Nash.
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Posted January 01, 2013 - 05:44 PM

:worthy: Kobe shooting 56%

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