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Bow Down… to Abdul Gaddy

Thought I would do something that would discuss each of the incoming Husky players at length, a little more in-depth compared to the Desmond Simmons write-up I did a few days ago.

I would have started off with someone who is more of a sleeper like C.J. Wilcox, but the draw of writing up on Abdul Gaddy is just too much to pass on. It would be best to get the Gaddy post out of the way just because I have so much to say about the new Washington point guard.

What Gaddy Offers Next Season…

If you were able to read my projection on the starting lineup next season, then you know I think there is no question that Gaddy is going to be the starting point guard for the Huskies next season.

What Gaddy brings to the table is perhaps the best instincts in the Pac-10 conference next season for a point guard. That’s obvious high praise for a player since he has yet to play a game at the college level, but there is some strong evidence to back the claim. Take a look at a highlight clip on YouTube of Gaddy, specifically the first highlight that is played. The first pass is a beautiful no look find, but the moment his finger tips touch the ball on a pass back, the ball has instantly been transferred on a bullet pass to an open man down low. Continue reading

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