Half Smokes Hypothetical is a daily discussion where we throw out a D.C. sports-related question based on the news of the day. It's a hypothetical discussion, which is what makes it fun (we hope).â†µ
I know, I know - it's way too early to predict an NBA player's 2010/11 stats, especially one like JaVale McGee. But a fun little Twitter debate on the subject popped up yesterday, thanks to this tweet by NBA.com's Vince Thomas.
If JaVale McGee averages more than 10 ppg or 25 mpg, I'll only listen 2 Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift & Trey Songz 4 the full summer of 2011â†µ
That's a little silly, because as Michael Lee notes, McGee averaged over 10 points in 23 minutes a game in the final 32 games of last season. Regardless, it's time to enter this discussion.â†µ
So here's today's hypothetical:â†µ
What will be McGee's points per game and minutes per game averages next season?