Is Randy Foye The Difference Maker?
It’s been over seven weeks since June’s trade and I still don’t have a good feel for Randy Foye. What can we really expect from him?
I’ve heard the opinion of others, read breakdowns about him, seen his highlight clips, and read his ho-hum twitter feed. But it’s hard to fully gauge Foye as a player until I’m able to study his basketball flow through full game observations.
Then I saw the below video from NBA.com. In a clip that’s only about three minutes long, I came away thinking that basketball talent notwithstanding, it’s pretty cool to have a guy with Foye’s history of overcoming challenges on the team. He’s like a mini-Caron Butler full of inspiration.
And on yea, don’t forget about his situs inversus.
But know that Foye can be exciting like this:
Or also recognize that he can blow up the spot like this:
Randy Foye has all the tools to be the difference maker. It can be nothing but good karma, if you believe in that kind of stuff, that Foye is on the Wizards.
Flip Saunders and company have a legit shot to break the hearts and predictions of many “internet experts“. The streets are saying 52 wins … which would tie the ’72-73 Baltimore Bullets for third most in franchise history. If you don’t believe me, just watch:
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