Demoted Nick Young: 'I Can Play Defense'

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Demoted Nick Young: 'I Can Play Defense'
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PHILADELPHIA — Nick Young insists he’s capable of being a decent defender. “I can play defense,” Young said prior to Tuesday night’s game against the Hornets. “I like offense, but I can play defense. It’s just it gets overshadowed with my offense.” Young is the 76ers’ leading bench scorer, averaging 10.1 points (fifth on the team) and shooting 38 percent from 3-point range, though he’s hitting just 39.9 percent of his field goal attempts...

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