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    FAB 5

    So who are the starting 5 opening night and first off the bench?

    My opening night 5 are:

    Point - Gessel
    Off Guard - Marble
    Center - Gabe
    Power Forward - McCabe
    Small Forward - White
    6th Man - Basabe for McCabe
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    Re: FAB 5

    I think Basabe will be starting in place of McCabe.
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    Re:FAB 5

    Way too hard to call at this stage. But... I believe that we have enough solid contributors this year that more than 5 could start and we will see the starting 5 change from game to game.
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    Re: FAB 5

    No doubt its extremely early and just about anything could happen. Totally agree. I'm simply bored and trying to start a bball conversation. Can't wait for that opening tip!
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    Am i the only one thinking that Basabe is best served coming off the bench?
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    Re:FAB 5

    I don't blame you at all. I have had this conversation with a few people and we go around in circles because there are quality players all around. Ive just come to the conclusion that the lineup will change depending on our opponents strengths. We have many players that can do different things, something we haven't had in a long while, and their strengths will allow us to switch the starting 5 up if needed.
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    Re: FAB 5

    I disagree that we will see various starting lineups. There is something to having a "rotation" that kids / players get used to. Minutes have the potential to vary based upon the opponent / matchups, but i don't see the starting lineup changing all that much. That has the potential to do more harm than good.
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    That is true. I don't think they switch the whole lineup every game, or even switch a person every game, but I think we see a few different sets throughout the season.
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    Re:FAB 5

    Whoever the 5 are I would like to see:

    Marble
    Gessell
    Basabe
    White
    McCabe

    But i feel May will work his way in at some point.
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    Re: FAB 5

    Gessell
    Marble
    May
    White
    McCabe
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    Re: FAB 5

    Gesell
    Marble
    White
    Basabe
    McCabe

    Take it to da bank.
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    Re: FAB 5

    Quote Originally Posted by WildTurkey View Post
    Am i the only one thinking that Basabe is best served coming off the bench?
    You are not the only one. Agree 100%.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Benddontbreak View Post
    Gesell
    Marble
    White
    Basabe
    McCabe

    Take it to da bank.
    this
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    Re: FAB 5

    Quote Originally Posted by MiniMoeHawk View Post
    this
    Yep.
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    How much of a contribution will Ingram bring this year?
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