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Patrick McCaw has been struggling, but he showed flashes of a return to aggressive form against the Phoenix Suns. Let’s watch the way he got his shots. Co-starring Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Omri Casspi and Coach(?!) David West. From the Feb. 12, 2018 Suns-Warriors game.

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As GSOM’s Duby Dub Dubs wrote:

Also, Patrick McCaw has struggled for basically the entire season, and recently shook up everyone by asking the coach to send him down to the G League. Results were mixed down in Santa Cruz, but the added court time seems to have been beneficial - McCaw looked aggressive and assertive, chipping in an efficient nine points in just eight minutes. He left the game early with an injured wrist, but came in with some issues so hopefully it was nothing too serious.

Patrick McCaw has been struggling, but he showed flashes of a return to aggressive form against the Phoenix Suns. This is encouraging as his issue seemed to be hesitance and passivity. The Kerr Flow Offense only works if players decisively flow away from pressure to counterattack.

Let’s watch the way Patrick McCaw got his shots in the flow of the offense. Co-starring Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Omri Casspi and Coach(?!) David West.

McCaw Returns

Patrick McCaw has been struggling, but he showed flashes of a return to aggressive form against the Phoenix Suns. Let's watch the way he got his shots. Co-starring Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Omri Casspi and Coach(?!) David West. For full stories and past videos, see http://tinyurl.com/ericapricot.

Posted by Golden State of Mind on Tuesday, February 13, 2018

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