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Even though he didn’t start at point guard for Kentucky, Eric Bledsoe is making a huge mark in the NBA as a backup with the Los Angeles Clippers. Blesdoe started at shooting guard because of his scoring ability, but played a little point guard at Kentucky while playing along side future #1 draft pick John Wall. In the NBA, Blesdoe is playing behind perennial all-star Chris Paul. On ESPN’s blogs, the Clippers call Bledsoe “arguably the best back-up point guard in the league” and grade him a “B” for the season. Arguably the best backup point guard in the NBA had another solid season and showed why he should be starting on another team if Paul re-signs with the Clippers. When Paul went down with an injury during the regular season, Bledsoe stepped in and averaged 8.5 points, 3.0 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 1.43 steals in starts. “Bled is one of the best guards in our league,” Paul said last month. “I’ve said it all season long. I’m enjoying playing with him right now because there’s no way
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