To some NBA fans, nothing can be more infuriating than a player who's soft. I'm talking about players who have talent, but shy away from getting their hands dirty. Game after game, fans wish that these athletes would start playing like, well, athletes.
Take Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol, for instance. He's a fine scorer and has a great mid-range shot for a seven-footer, but his efforts on defense tend to be hit or miss. If he played a bit more aggressively, perhaps his team would win more games.
Here are 10 players us fans love to watch, but wish would abandon their passive approaches to the game.