Found December 08, 2011 on Midwest Sports Fans:
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One hour ago Shane Battier tweeted “Let’s Go #Heat!!!!!” Assuming this means that Battier will be joining LeBron, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh in Miami, it’s a great move for the Heat. Image source: Battier’s Twitter Understand that I am a diehard Dukie. So maybe I overvalue Battier. Or maybe you all undervalue him. Think about it. He is a lockdown defender, doesn’t need the ball a lot, and is a hustle guy. He also has a great post game that he can use to create matchup problems. Isn’t that exactly what the Miami Heat need? A guy who doesn’t need the ball, will work hard and is a decent shooter? Battier adds serious toughness to the Heat and I LOVE the move for him. I’m not saying because the Heat have Battier they are now a lock to win the NBA title, but they are heading in the right direction. Thoughts? Musings?
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