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Why is Bryce Cotton not in the NBA?

Cotton is on another level altogether. Why is he not in the NBA?

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He is no Bogut

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Here we go again. Week to week thread.
He is a gun in the NBL, but is a tweener in the NBA who looked completely out of sorts when over there.

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He is not in the NBA because he can't take take his NBL referees with him.

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Best explanation I've heard yet

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I'm sure NBA defenders would be smart enough to not continually jump in to him when trying to close out.

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Perth Wilburs  
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Cotton likes the job security the NBL brings. In the NBA he would be a backup guard at best and even perhaps a third string bench warmer that could get thrown around from team to team.

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He needs to improve his tweets to even have a shot at NBA

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It comes down to the following:
3-point shooting; and

His attitude just isn't up to what the NBA requires. Far too team orientated, head too far from his arse, and doesn't talk enough shit on twitter.

Defence, he knows how to play it, that's seen as negative in the NBA. If they let player get away with playing D, pretty soon they'll have to start calling some of the travels.

He shoots the 3 far too well. The NB would be forced to move the line back more, needing wider courts, and that would cut into the amount of courtside seating available.

And passing, he's far too unselfish for the NBA

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