Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 1/29/13
NWSB Grades For the most part, the NBA has reached it’s mid point of the 2012-13 season and to date there have been a number of compelling stories to be told and followed.  Some of success and rebirth (Jamal Crawford) and some of disappointment and failure (Steve Nash) and for some a season of blaaaaahh and meh (Spencer Hawes, Arron Brooks). So without much further adiu, lets get at it.  Chances are my rant is going to reach Bill Simmons type length so you may want to get a drink and a snack and kick back for the ride. First up, we take a look at how the backcourt talent has produced for the first half of the season, part two will focus on the Northwest bigs and rooks. Point Guards: Steve Nash Ok, honestly, when you first heard that Nash was signed to join the Lakers, the percentage of people that thought his season to date would have about as much success as Lindsay Lohan has of staying sober was probably on the lesser side of oh, I dont know, 5%. It is disturbing to see the Lakers...
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