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Ibaka combines his strong defense with the Thunder's deadly offense
Oh yes, I went there. If there is one player that can push his team over the edge this year to a championship, it's Serge Ibaka of OKC.
Durant, Westbrook, and Harden have long been synonymous with the Thunder team, but Serge Ibaka has been creating a name for himself this year. If you thought Andrew Bynum's 10-block performance in Game 1 against the Nuggets was impressive (which it was), take a look at Ibaka who did it three times this season. He led the league in blocks this year with 3.63 a game, 1.3 more than JaVale McGee's still-impressive 2.33 per.
Ibaka also brings great rebounding and solid scoring in addition to his incredible defensive play. Scoring 22 points in his first playoff game this year makes Ibaka that much scarier.
Great Offense+Great Defense= Watch out NBA.