Spida or Devin Booker?

Discussion in 'Utah Jazz' started by JazzMan4Life, Feb 2, 2018.

Who would you build a team around?

  1. Spida

    58 vote(s)
    98.3%
  2. Booker

    1 vote(s)
    1.7%
  1. JazzMan4Life

    JazzMan4Life Well-Known Member Contributor

    779
    209
    93
    Apr 27, 2012
    I saw this thread --- --- on reddit and couldn't believe that Booker was the runaway favorite.

    Booker plays poorly against the Jazz and I don't watch the Suns outside of our games against each other so I'm obviously biased (along with all of us), but I think DM is far and away the better player.

    Thoughts?
     
    elan_prodigy likes this.
  2. infection

    infection Well-Known Member

    5,602
    1,369
    228
    May 27, 2010
    This is where people really underestimate the psychological component of the game. It isn’t even close.
     
  3. Saint Cy of JFC

    Saint Cy of JFC Well-Known Member

    72,531
    2,988
    263
    May 27, 2010
    To be fair to Booker, he has to play for the Suns.
     
  4. Jack Strop

    Jack Strop Well-Known Member

    1,623
    286
    98
    Jun 23, 2017
    Not even close. I'm sure half the teams in the NBA would trade their top player for Mitchell.
     
  5. dong2ha

    dong2ha Premium Jazz Fan Contributor

    6,091
    517
    198
    May 18, 2011
    a player that plays for the bad team.... well kyrie did that too for a while.


    Sent from my iPhone using JazzFanz
     
  6. DownUnder

    DownUnder Well-Known Member

    5,150
    335
    153
    Nov 12, 2014
    lol
     
  7. JazzMan4Life

    JazzMan4Life Well-Known Member Contributor

    779
    209
    93
    Apr 27, 2012
    I'm just now realizing how stupid it was to make this thread a poll.

    It's my first poll, please forgive me.
     
    cowhide likes this.
  8. NUMBERICA

    NUMBERICA Well-Known Member

    16,499
    1,533
    228
    May 26, 2010
    Not close.
     
  9. elan_prodigy

    elan_prodigy Well-Known Member

    1,938
    234
    88
    Nov 27, 2016
    Poll was naive. But I appreciate the forum link.
     
  10. SCS

    SCS Well-Known Member

    1,617
    174
    88
    Jun 23, 2016
    Spida. Not even close. And that's my unbiased opinion. I'm a fan of Booker and as a shooter he's amazing. But DM is a more complete player and as such he has a higher upside.
     
  11. JazzyFresh

    JazzyFresh Well-Known Member

    1,492
    85
    83
    Feb 19, 2015
    Booker easily...

    Need that tank
     
  12. Nate505

    Nate505 Modstapo Lite Staff Member

    7,577
    597
    198
    May 25, 2010
    If there ends up being a single vote for Booker here they can GTFO.
     
  13. tonstermits

    tonstermits Well-Known Member

    2,828
    235
    113
    May 25, 2010
    Booker's name has been out there a little longer so I understand why he'd get more votes on reddit.
     
  14. Jack Strop

    Jack Strop Well-Known Member

    1,623
    286
    98
    Jun 23, 2017
    But how often is a thread created where everyone on Jazzfanz agrees on something? We can all get along here...that's a victory!
     
    fishonjazz and Bulletproof like this.
  15. akirac73

    akirac73 Well-Known Member

    3,942
    255
    133
    May 26, 2010
    The Mitchell-Dwade comparison I get. The Booker-Harden comparison?...LOL
     
    elan_prodigy and gregbroncs like this.
  16. Thee jazz fan

    Thee jazz fan Well-Known Member

    16,696
    690
    198
    Dec 27, 2010
    Haha. U beat me to it love it
    Just pretend we tanked and got the #1 pick last year
    Also factor in the fact DM plays in Utah, no one has seen DM play. Lol
    I see it a little bit. Harden can play pg and sg equally well. That's where the comparison falters though as Booker looks like a pure sg trying to play pg. he looked bad last night at pg. the funny thing is DM comps to Harden a lot more then Booker, oh and Booker is not the better playmaker then DM. PERIOD!
     
    elan_prodigy and gregbroncs like this.
  17. gregbroncs

    gregbroncs Well-Known Member

    6,179
    467
    168
    May 26, 2010
    Yea, not even close. I also don't get them saying Booker looks to be the better playmaker? Booker is more like a JJ Reddick in his ideal role. A better player you would hope but more like Reddick than Harden.
     
    DownUnder likes this.
  18. karl malone

    karl malone Well-Known Member

    629
    48
    78
    Jun 1, 2011
    Booker's ceiling is a 2nd/3rd option on a championship caliber team ala Klay Thompson. Mitchell's ceiling is the best player on a championship caliber team ala Wade. Anyone who prefers Booker is either a Sun's fan or someone who's never seen Mitchell play. Or David Kahn.
     
    elan_prodigy likes this.

Share This Page