I admit it. I get attached to the guys who usually ride the end of the bench more than I do the heavy rotation players. I always have. Be it Scott Pollard, Mo Evans or the Pooh – I love guys who might not be as skilled as the stars but get by on pure heart, hustle and determination.
And while we’ve all known that one of our Goon Squad favorites was more or less gone since the drafting of Isaiah Thomas, he made it official yesterday via a Jason Jones tweet.
So good luck in Europe, Eugene – hope to see you back in the NBA soon!