Friday , Aug , 15 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Chris Bosh Discovering New Elements to His Game in Beijing

[Chris Bosh has] learned a thing or two about himself and basketball, too.

"That I can play defence," he said after the United States trounced Greece 92-69 last night. "I know I’m digging a hole for myself with the Raptors and everything because the expectations are going to be there.

"I can play defence and I can play a different role. I think that’s hard for guys to accept sometimes, but I just want to win."


"In ’06 I was still trying to find out what that role was, I was still trying to find myself and everything," he said. "It was frustrating because I wasn’t playing well and if I wasn’t doing what I was supposed to be doing, I couldn’t play.

Visit the Toronto Star for more.