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BOSTON — Meet Reggie Evans, the Apple device of basketball players.
Evans has attracted some deserved attention lately for his role in helping the Nets cement their place in the top of the Eastern Conference playoff standings. Since he moved into the starting lineup for good on Dec. 31, the Nets are 30-18, and his three 20-rebound games in the past two weeks have opened the eyes of some who previously thought the 11th-year pro out of Iowa was a limited, yet valuable, garbage man.
Much like the latest iPod, though, Evans is not nearly as new and improved as you might like to think. He is just as effective as ever, with just a few adjustments and extenuating factors that have helped him be more efficient — and seem a little bit cooler in the process.
“It’s more just good decisions,” said P.J. Carlesimo, who made Evans a starter four days after becoming the Nets’ head coach. “We’ve basically told him all year that if he gets a rebound and he has an opportunity for a stick-back, to go u...
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Reggie Evans has been missing recently from the starting lineup announcements, choosing to continue his solo pregame ritual in the locker room. While he does his thing in the back, Andray Blatche has stepped up to assist his teammate and runs out when Evans’ name is called during intros (Video).
According to Stefan Bondy, New York Daily News:
Reggie Evans was again nowhere to...
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