Oh believe me, I know. I know. I really, really, really KNOW, really!
The title of this article alone is enough for some of our readers to dismiss everything I’m about to say. In some ways, I think I’d be inclined to do the same if someone walked up to me and said exactly what’s in the title. I might call them crazy or think it’s the lead in to a bad joke. Hear me out though, I promise at the end of this article you will at the very least come away with some very interesting conversation starters or justification when you stash Brian Quick late in your start-up draft.
Leading off with a question as bizarre as the one in the title and an answer which is just as startling, one would expect some solid arguments to back all of this up. Never fear, I have a lot of numbers I’m about to throw your way.
Let’s start with some of the very basic comparisons – the measurables of each player.
Starting off, Quick and Fitzgerald have very similar body shapes and frames. Quick stands 6’-4...