Let’s make this simple and direct: Al Horford is the Atlanta Hawks’ best player. Joe Johnson may make more money and Josh Smith may be a SportsCenter staple, but Horford is Atlanta’s most prolific scorer (he leads the team in points per minute), their top rebounder (he also leads in rebounds per minute and rebounding rate), a willing and productive passer, and the team’s most versatile and effective defender.Definitely worth reading the entire thing.
Tuesday, December 07, 2010
Off the Dribble: Mahoney: Hawks Fail to Embrace Undervalued Horford
Friend of the blog Rob Mahoney takes up Al Horford's case with the NYTimes.com audience: