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Where’s Brendan?

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"Where’s Brendan?"

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I know Eddie Jordan doesn’t like Brendan Haywood, but every time I watch the Wizards play this season he starts the game, he plays pretty well, and then he winds up playing unaccountably few minutes. He’s got the best rebound rate on the team (16.5), and he’s shooting a good percentage (.556) so even if he’s not a serious offensive threat it’s not like you’re accepting a huge liability in exchange for that rebounding. And yet he only gets 26 minutes per game even though the Wizards don’t have a real backup center on the roster. Maybe his conditioning’s just bad.

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