Kemba cooks in the clutch with the pick-and-roll

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Kemba cooks in the clutch with the pick-and-roll
Kemba cooks in the clutch with the pick-and-roll

Ten games into this young season, the Celtics are the most efficient team in the NBA as ball handlers in the pick-and-roll (22.5% frequency, 1.10 points per possession). That shouldn't be a surprise. Last year, the Charlotte Hornets ranked third with Kemba Walker at the point (22.5% frequency, 0.93 points per possession). That same season, the Celtics were 7th in efficiency (0.91 points per possession), but only ran it 14.6% of the time. Walker, obviously, is the constant. With all apologies to Robert Williams, Kemba is the lord of time. With his ability to speed up, slow down, speed up again, and stop on a dime, Walker is murder in the PnR. He may not be the shot maker that Kyrie Irving is,

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