2019 Draft, Pick #5 - Darius Garland, Vanderbilt

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J_J

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Welcome aboard. Very talented, hard worker, great shooter.

If he wasn’t injured, I believe he could have been up to #2 ahead of JA. He has talent.

Edit- I guess it was a reach for me to say better than JA but still lots of potential for his talent.
 
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But how does he fit with Sexton?

probably could make it work if one was a vet but man two young alpha dogs playing lead guard is going to be tricky. The short lead combo guards that have made it worked as a duo are guys who've been in the league (hell CJ was a 4 year senior who joined a 4th year vet in Lillard?)
 

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He looks good to me. He'll be the 1 and move Colin to 2
 

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Garland might be a better shooter, but can he run an offense any better than Sexton?

Who is going to defend if they play together?
There will be no defense. and a lot of people are in that fun draft night euphoria but the fact is, one of our 6’0.5 guards will be guarding 6’4-6’8 guys every night
 

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Great point made earlier, Toronto won a championship with Lowry and VanFleet playing a ton of minutes together. Both guys are smaller than Sexton and Garland
Better and willing defenders though... Hope it works out though for the Cavs
 
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