- David Thorpe, NBA
In today's NBA, teams are looking for point guards with a scoring mentality. This was something that gave Conley problems until his team traded away Rudy Gay. Then he went from a pass-first guy to the team's best player. And when Marc Gasol went down with an injury this season, Conley was pushed to be even more assertive in Memphis' ball screen action.
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