Are you kidding me?!?!?!? Al Jefferson is a BEAST in the low block and has consistent range out 12 to 15 feet. Can Tiago do that????? Can Tiago command double-teams on the offensive end????? You would really take Tiago over Al Jefferson?????? Not me.........the Spurs could not get the deal done quick enough for me.
Hibbert, who worked out with Duncan in San Antonio during the lockout, said he has grown close to the perennial All-Star. On Friday, he texted Duncan and asked how he should guard him.
"He said, 'Go for every pump fake,' " Hibbert said.