Best guard tandems

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If defense got its proper due, Norm van Lier and Jerry Sloan would be on a list (though they were far from offensive ciphers). Those early 70s Bulls played crushing defense. Kept running into the Lakers in the playoffs though.
 

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Just seems appropriate to bump West and Goodrich today. If you don't live in a City with pro teams, or even nearby, fandom comes down to what player you most liked when you were 5 or 6. I was just tethered to the Logo, and therefore, the Lakers for much of my life. What they did to Zeke bordered on criminal.
 

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The Short Bus
Gary Grant and Antoine Joubert
Chris Childs and Doug Usatilo
Kenny Anderson and Mark Price
Scott Skiles absolutely torched Grant and Joubert in one of those UM-MSU games, and kept calling him "Fat Boy" when they were running up and down the court.

I have been reading Loose Balls and I concur. I was thinking of Fly Williams and Freddie Lewis, but I digress. Honorable mention Cocaine era shout-out to Ray Williams and Michael Ray Richardson, and the contemporaries of Payton and Hawkins, Drexler and Terry Porter.
Loose Balls is a great read. The Marvin Barnes stories alone are worth it.