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Paulius Jankunas Report
Gediminas Slipkus
May 5, 2006
 
Paulius href=/profile//> Jankunas href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> made href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> huge href=/profile//> jump href=/profile//> since href=/profile//> last href=/profile//> season, href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> became href=/profile//> one href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> elite href=/profile//> forwards href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> Europe href=/profile//> this href=/profile//> year. href=/profile//> He href=/profile//> led href=/profile//> Zalgiris href=/profile//> Kaunas href=/profile//> at href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> beginning href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> regular href=/profile//> season, href=/profile//> was href=/profile//> even href=/profile//> mentioned href=/profile//> as href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> candidate href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> regular href=/profile//> season href=/profile//> MVP href=/profile//> at href=/profile//> some href=/profile//> point. href=/profile//> He href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> obviously href=/profile//> improved href=/profile//> incredibly href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> summer href=/profile//> playing href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> two href=/profile//> championships href=/profile//> (U-21 href=/profile//> world href=/profile//> cup, href=/profile//> Lithuania href=/profile//> won href=/profile//> gold href=/profile//> medal, href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> was href=/profile//> one href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> leaders; href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> Lithuanian href=/profile//> national href=/profile//> team, href=/profile//> was href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> very href=/profile//> important href=/profile//> player).

Strengths:

A href=/profile//> very href=/profile//> skilled, href=/profile//> smart href=/profile//> player, href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> some href=/profile//> speed href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> power href=/profile//> forward, href=/profile//> even href=/profile//> though href=/profile//> he's href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> couple href=/profile//> centimeters href=/profile//> shorter href=/profile//> than href=/profile//> other href=/profile//> PF's href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> Euroleague. href=/profile//> He href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> adapted href=/profile//> wonderfully href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> uses href=/profile//> his href=/profile//> smarts href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> great href=/profile//> skills href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> overcome href=/profile//> taller href=/profile//> players. href=/profile//> He href=/profile//> can href=/profile//> score href=/profile//> either href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> key href=/profile//> or href=/profile//> by href=/profile//> jumpshot. href=/profile//> Has href=/profile//> great href=/profile//> range href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> power href=/profile//> forward, href=/profile//> can href=/profile//> shoot href=/profile//> three-pointers. href=/profile//> His href=/profile//> defense href=/profile//> is href=/profile//> still href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> work href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> progress, href=/profile//> but href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> put href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> lot href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> work href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> really href=/profile//> improved href=/profile//> it. href=/profile//> He href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> good href=/profile//> court href=/profile//> vision href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> forward, href=/profile//> can href=/profile//> get href=/profile//> his href=/profile//> teammates href=/profile//> involved. href=/profile//>

Weaknesses:

Even href=/profile//> though href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> great href=/profile//> skills, href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> lack href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> height href=/profile//> is href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> big href=/profile//> problem, href=/profile//> because href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> will href=/profile//> definitely href=/profile//> have href=/profile//> problems href=/profile//> against href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> NBA href=/profile//> power href=/profile//> forwards, href=/profile//> especially href=/profile//> when href=/profile//> he's href=/profile//> pretty href=/profile//> skinny, href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> even href=/profile//> though href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> put href=/profile//> some href=/profile//> weight href=/profile//> during href=/profile//> last href=/profile//> year, href=/profile//> he's href=/profile//> still href=/profile//> too href=/profile//> weak href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> play href=/profile//> PF href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> NBA. href=/profile//> He href=/profile//> also href=/profile//> has href=/profile//> problems href=/profile//> defending href=/profile//> against href=/profile//> taller href=/profile//> players, href=/profile//> because href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> his href=/profile//> lack href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> height href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> weight.

Besides href=/profile//> all href=/profile//> this, href=/profile//> if href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> could href=/profile//> put href=/profile//> some href=/profile//> weight, href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> definitely href=/profile//> would href=/profile//> have href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> skills href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> play href=/profile//> PF href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> NBA.
 
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