Remember the camera-tracking system the NBA has instituted? Well, this was reported by the Arizona Republic beat writer, Paul Coro, Friday, January 17, 2014: WHICH SUNS RUN THE FASTEST? (Player, MPH) Ish Smith 4.5 Dionte Christmas 4.4 Archie Goodwin 4.4 Alex Len 4.3 Goran Dragic 4.3 WHICH SUNS RUN THE FARTHEST? (Player, miles run/game) Goran Dragic 2.6 Eric Bledsoe 2.3 P.J. Tucker 2.0 Miles Plumlee, 2.0 Gerald Green 1.9 “ Wouldn’t you think Ish Smith, being the smallest player, might be the quickest? Also, wouldn’t you think the Suns who ran the farthest would be those playing the most minutes? Really? I am not making this up. ++++
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About the Author: Al Bianchi
Al Bianchi is a former professional basketball player, coach, general manager, consultant and scout. He now resides full-time in Phoenix and does independent consulting and scouting for teams desirous of his experience in both the NBA and college basketball.