Arenas, Artest top underachiever ranks
There's no "I" in team. Good news for these five players struggling on winning squads.
There's an old saying that you're only as strong as your weakest link. In the game of basketball, that's not always the case. Teams can succeed even if some of the parts aren't performing up to par.
With that in mind, here are five players whose teams' success may be hiding their down years.
(1) Gilbert Arenas, G, Orlando Magic
You often hear about a player needing a change of scenery, as if the new environment will magically transform him into something new and exciting. Many pegged Arenas as a metamorphosis candidate when he got shipped to Orlando. And he has changed ... for the worse.
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