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Two things are true when it comes to Rodney Stuckey.
First, he is an absolute handful when he is driving to the hoop. He has great body control and is ridiculously strong. He can get to the foul line nearly every possession and knocks down those freebies more often than not.
Second, his shot discipline makes Monta Ellis look conservative.
I was watching the Detroit Pistons on Monday night against the Philadelphia 76ers with my mouth agape. It seems to me that a Rodney Stuckey bad shot drinking game would probably give you alcohol poisoning (I, nor Bleacher Report advocate drinking games, it should go without saying).
The fact of the matter is that on too many occasions, the Pistons let opportunities to take control of a very winnable game against a flawed opponent slip through their fingers. Mainly, this was due to poor shot selection. And the biggest culprit was Stuckey.
Stuckey, a notoriously bad three-point shooter (currently shooting 23 percent), decided to launch four from long range, most of which contested, and none of which meshed with the flow of the game. Sometimes it is as if Stuckey just thinks "hey, I haven't taken a three in a while, here goes nothing."
Truth of the matter is that Stuckey is just an extreme example of a team-wide issue, which is a lack of overall feel for the game.