Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/21/13
Are you impressed? Entering the 2013 Las Vegas Summer League, Portland Trail Blazers fans had plenty of room for optimism. Sure, there were a number of questions that needed to be answered, but a successful offseason had many believing that we would see a new squad with new life. As it turned out, the team went just 1-5 and showed that there’s a lot of room to grow even on an improved roster. Following the six games, it’s clear that the bench isn’t miraculously going to be the best in the league overnight. Not all takeaways were negative from Vegas, but we’d be remiss not to start off with one of the most glaring observations of the entire showdown. This is what Meyers Leonard should be doing. (Photo Credit: Reed Saxon/ AP) Meyers Leonard is not a Three-point Shooter This one should go without saying, but it had gone public before summer league began that Meyers Leonard has been working on extending his game out to the three-point line. The Blazers are always looking for players to ...
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