5 Reasons Why Marreese Speights Is Philly's "Center Of The Future"

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5 Reasons Why Marreese Speights Is Philly's

Marreese Speights. Unless your a Sixers fan,you probably don't know who this guy is. So here is a brief history lesson for those who don't know about Mr. Speezy. Marreese Akeem Speights, born in St. Petersburg, Florida, played for the University of Florida's mens basketball team, when the team won back to back championships in 06' and 07'. During his freshman season, Marreese saw very few minutes, averaging 4 points and 2 rebounds in only 6 minutes of playing time (which is actually pretty solid). his lack of playing time is understandable, because he was playing in the shadows of the likes of Joakim Noah and Al Horford. However, In Mo's sophomore season, he led the Gators back to the Final Four, bringing home yet another championship. Speights' sophomore season saw a big boost in his stats from his previous season, averaging 14.5 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks per game. Oh, I bet you know Marreese Speights now. So, the moment you've all been waiting for: 5 Reasons Why Marreese Speights is Philly's "Center of the Future". 

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