Lou Williams has caught fire since joining the Hawks starting lineup. Whats the biggest impact hes had on the lineup?
Instant offense. Without question.
Theyre used to having that off of the bench in spurts because his minutes were down. But extra minutes for Lou has changed the dynamic of this team.
Their guard play, now you have to deal with both Marquis Teague and with Lou. While Teague was more of a facilitator and Lou was scoring off the bench, now you have two dangers from outside the perimeter with speed and quickness, where they only had one on the floor at a time and thats opened things up for them offensively.
What do you think is going to happen when fellow guard Devin Harris returns to the lineup from a foot injury? How will they balance all this?
When he gets back to game shape, which will take a couple of games, I think theyre going to put Devin Harris back in the starting lineup and move Lou back to the bench as their sixth man.
I think thats a mistake but I th...