Tuesday, August 21, 2012
GM's Desk: Old Nemesis Turned New Allie
After trading Randy Foye in a direct swap with Utah for Brandon Bass, he had shown signs of efficiency but overall has been unable to engage the Boston offense. By trading him for Fisher, Boston gains a second much needed outside shooter with loads of experience whose talents are equal or slightly lesser than Foye's in other areas of the game.
Also relieved is the need for a "truer" point guard after Keyon Dooling was swapped in the trade that earned Boston former T-Wolve, Josh Howard, as Fisher will be able to better relieve the wily Rondo (who definitely deserves a break every now and then for his tremendous efforts) compared to inconsistent rookie, Dionte Christmas, or Avery Bradley, who is clearly raw compared to the veteran Fisher...who now wears green.
Posted by The Dreamer. at 2:03 AM