Austin Rivers should study ...
Here's a veteran the Hornets' rookie guard should seek to emulate
Originally Published: April 12, 2013By David Thorpe | Scouts Inc.
Despite being small (by NBA standards) and slight, few players over the past decade have made more paint shots than Parker. His strong hands and incredible burst at the point of attack make him unguardable in isolation. It is the opposite with Rivers, who just could not finish most of the paint shots he took this season.
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