Originally written October 10, 2012 on Stepien Rules:
Dion Waiters finished his first preseason game against NBA competition 1 of 7 from the field. He totaled two points, three assists, and four turnovers in 14 minutes. Byron Scott said after the game that he eventually pulled Waiters with 10 minute to go for what he called "a lack of focus". Prior to leaving the Canton Civic Arena last night, I spoke with the Cavaliers rookie. He was candid about his performance, introspective about his mistakes, but also confident in his ability to learn from the experience. "My biggest takeaway from tonight is just learning not to rush", Dion Waiters told StepienRules.com. "That’s the biggest thing for me right now. I found myself trying to force the issue a lot, and that’s just not going to work. I got to try to be more patient. I found myself out there sometimes tonight thinking too much. I just got to play my game and play the way I know I can play".The confidence with which Waiters can play helped make him the fourt...
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