Comparing Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen, & Paul Pierce To The NBA’s Best Trios
The Kevin Garnett trade still feels surreal-like a great dream you don’t want to wake from. Something else hit me at that press conference. Garnett, flashing his pearly-white smile, was flanked by his two new All-Star teammates: Paul Pierce and Ray Allen. The Truth, Jesus Shuttlesworth, and The Big Ticket might be the NBA’s deadliest trio …
The trade still feels surreal-like a great dream you don’t want to wake from. Reality finally hit when Garnett was holding the classic green-and-white Celtics jersey at the team’s press conference. Right then I realized K.G. had been freed from
Something else hit me at that press conference. Garnett, flashing his pearly-white smile, was flanked by his two new All-Star teammates: and Ray Allen. The Truth, Jesus Shuttlesworth, and The Big Ticket might be the NBA’s deadliest trio.
Do you think Allen, Garnett, and Pierce are the NBA’s best 1-2-3 punch?
The Deal: These three are all hitting the tail-end of their prime, so Allen, Garnett, and Pierce will be motivated to succeed. The Celts trio of stars also complements each other. Allen is a great perimeter player. Garnett can man the inside, while Pierce can score from anywhere on the floor. Bottom line:is finally relevant again.
The Deal: These mile-high ballers made a strong second-half run. and are the NBA’s highest scoring duo; uses his length to rebound and block shots. These three, with a full season together, should help factor into the Western Conference playoff race next season.
The Deal: H-town wants to combine the old franchise, Francis, with the new franchises, T-Mac and . should have a strong season, but their stars must stay healthy and new Coach Rick Adelman should encourage an up-tempo, fast break style.
The Deal: have the league’s best perimeter trio. When healthy, , Jefferson, and Kidd, could go deep in the playoffs. However,
The Deal: s trio gets up-and-down the floor as part of their seven seconds to shoot system. This group is exciting to watch. Nothing is more enjoyable than Nash flipping dimes to Marion and . But will
The Deal: trio does nothing except win NBA Titles. , Ginobili, and Parker have combined for three rings and a fourth could easily be on the way. Their substance-over-style approach isn’t always pretty, but it’s always effective.
Who do you see as the NBA’s best trio? Get at us in the comment box below with your thoughts.
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