Enes Kanter should study ...
Here's a veteran the Jazz's rookie big man should seek to emulate
Originally Published: April 13, 2012By David Thorpe | Scouts Inc.
Kanter is a big bull of a man, strong and thick, and that's how he plays. Gasol is also a bull, but there is a ballet dancer inside who uses footwork, craft and smarts. That's what makes him such a brilliant player -- he can pound opponents or use his size to help create solid scoring or rebounding angles, and then rely on his more graceful gifts to finish the play off.
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