It begins. It had already begun for NBA fans, the yearning for the next season to start. Now it's seeping into players like Draymond Green and Hassan Whiteside. Players who are still hungry to prove themselves in the league. We're all starving for basketball action right now.
It started with Whiteside taking a general stab at small ball tactics:
Then Draymond chiming in, likely having some small-ball pride to defend.
Small ball only works on centers that can't score #factsonly I wish you would put Someone that 6'6 on me #careerhigh #highschooldays— Hassan Whiteside (@youngwhiteside) August 26, 2015
Then Whiteside talking more talk:
Can you score doe? Bigs becoming dinosaurs— Draymond Green (@Money23Green) August 26, 2015
Can't wait until we can settle it on the court. Those are some big words from Hassan.
2 dribbles in the post they going to cry for a double team FOH just watch go small ball #lightdoubledouble #getyourweightup #dontflop— Hassan Whiteside (@youngwhiteside) August 26, 2015