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Minnesota Timberwolves: What All 5 Projected Starters MUST Work On By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/HoopStuff…. PG: Ricky Rubio- Shooting - Ricky Rubio is one of the best passers, ball handlers and distributors in the NBA, but he still cannot shoot the ball. He only shot 36% from the field last season and 29% from three and if he ever wants to be considered a top of the line NBA point guard and not just an excellent passer, he must become a better shooter. His averages must get to at least 40% from the field and over 30% from three to at least become an adequate scorer. He must improve in this area entering next season, as his shooting percentages are some of the worst in the NBA. SG: Kevin Martin- Taking On a Bigger Role - Last season Martin was a star sixth man for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but this season, he is back as a starter and will need to take on a bigger scoring role. In the past, he was his team’s first or second offensive option and although Love and Pekovic take ...
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