It's the 2nd Annual I Love Hoops NBA Role Player Hollafame - Class of 2019 Inductees

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Role Player Hollafame Class of 2019 Inductee: Shane Battier (15 points, 6 votes)
Roles: 3 and D specialist
Notable stats: 1st Team All-Rookie, 2-time All-NBA Defense (2nd team), 2-time NBA champ, 95th all-time career 3-point percentage
Why they never reached stardom: limited offensively (PPG peaked his rookie year in MEM at 14.4)

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Role Player Hollafame Class of 2019 Inductee: Ron Harper (12 points, 3 votes, 1 1st place vote)
Roles: second or third scoring option on mostly bad or mediocre teams, defensive stopper in title teams
Notable stats: 5-time NBA champ, 1st Team All-Rookie, 47th all-time NBA steals per game, 70th all-time NBA defensive win shares
Why they never reached stardom: played shooting guard in the Eastern Conference at the same time as Jordan and Reggie Miller

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hollow your fart (m bison), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:38 (one month ago) link

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Role Player Hollafame Class of 2019 Inductee: Cedric “Cornbread” Maxwell (10 points, 3 votes, 1 1st place vote)
Roles: clutch playoff dude, low post beast
Notable stats: 1981 NBA Finals MVP, 2-time NBA champ, back-to-back most accurate shooter in 1979 and 1980 (led league in FG% and Offensive Rating)
Why they never reached stardom: playing in the shadows of future Hall-of-Famers, relatively short career (11 years)

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Role Player Hollafame Class of 2019 Inductee: Vinnie “Microwave” Johnson (9 points, 3 votes)
Roles: clutch playoff dude, super sub
Notable stats: 2-time NBA champ, played in all 82 games in seven different seasons
Why they never reached stardom: played behind future Hall-of-Famers, shooing stroke looked weird as hell

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hollow your fart (m bison), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:39 (one month ago) link

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Role Player Hollafame Class of 2019 Inductee: Stephen Jackson (7 points, 2 votes)
Roles: clutch playoff dude, super sub, heart-and-soul dude
Notable stats: 1-time NBA champ, 14th in PPG in 2010 (Charlotte Bobcats)
Why they never reached stardom: intense hoops passion made him kind of a hothead, inefficient as hell

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hollow your fart (m bison), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:40 (one month ago) link

thats it yall

hollow your fart (m bison), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:40 (one month ago) link

Nice, I voted for Battier and Microwave

old cloud yells at man (voodoo chili), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:44 (one month ago) link

wow what a list! to me battier is the quintessential role player.

big city slam (Spottie), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:45 (one month ago) link

love the dad pics + comic sans lol. ron harper airpod shot is my fav.

big city slam (Spottie), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:48 (one month ago) link

lol seriously? literally my entire ballot.

call all destroyer, Monday, 24 June 2019 22:52 (one month ago) link

cad is the ilhhof hivemind thought leader

big city slam (Spottie), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:53 (one month ago) link

great work

reggae mike love (polyphonic), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:56 (one month ago) link

there was a lot of variation in who voted for whomst other than sugar shane, so ppl who got multiple votes were in better shape even without 1st place votes

hollow your fart (m bison), Monday, 24 June 2019 22:57 (one month ago) link

lol zero of my votes placed I am the hoops outsider

Clay, Tuesday, 25 June 2019 00:23 (four weeks ago) link

maxwell and johnson deserve this based on nicknames alone

old cloud yells at man (voodoo chili), Tuesday, 25 June 2019 15:28 (four weeks ago) link


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