Athletic, according to dictionary.com, is an adjective meaning "physically active and strong: good at athletics or sports."
Unfortunately, being just purely athletic does not guarantee success in this league. Other factors, such as defense, ball-handling, passing, free-throw shooting and overall team chemistry are vital in being a good NBA player.
Griffin is just one example of someone who is a "freakish" athlete, but needs to "polish" his game in other areas.
What other players need to do the same? Read on to find out.