Rhythm And Flow: The NBA's Top 10 Pace-Setters

Hadarii JonesSenior Writer ISeptember 24, 2009

Rhythm And Flow: The NBA's Top 10 Pace-Setters

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    DENVER - APRIL 29:  Chris Paul #3 of the New Orleans Hornets brings the ball up court against the Denver Nuggets in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 29, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The N

10 - Kevin Garnett: Preferred Pace - Varies

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    BOSTON - FEBRUARY 08:  Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics celebrates a shot against the San Antonio Spurs on February 8, 2009 at TD Banknorth Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Spurs defeated the Celtics 105-99. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowle

9 - LeBron James: Preferred Pace - Brutal

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    ORLANDO, FL - MAY 30: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers drives to the hoop over Mickael Pietrus #20 of the Orlando Magic in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2009 Playoffs at Amway Arena on May 30, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. NO

8 - Dwayne Wade: Preferred Pace - Deliberate

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    ATLANTA - MAY 03:  Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat reacts after talking with official Joe Crawford while taking on the Atlanta Hawks during Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at Philips Arena on May 3, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Hawks

7 - Carmelo Anthony: Preferred Pace - Transitional

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    DENVER - MAY 29:  Carmelo Anthony #15 of the Denver Nuggets moves the ball in Game Six of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs against the Los Angeles Lakers at Pepsi Center on May 29, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User exp

6 - Brandon Roy: Preferred Pace - Thoughtful

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    HOUSTON - APRIL 26:  Guard Brandon Roy #7 of the Portland Trail Blazers during play against the Houston Rockets in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center on April 26, 2009 in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO

5 - Kobe Bryant: Preferred Pace - Varies

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    ORLANDO, FL - JUNE 14:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives to the basket against Mickael Pietrus #20 of the Orlando Magic in Game Five of the 2009 NBA Finals on June 14, 2009 at Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida.  NOTE TO USER:  User expressly

4 - Monta Ellis: Preferred Pace - Hyper-Speed

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    OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 30:  Monta Ellis #8 of the Golden State Warriors drives against the Memphis Grizzlies during an NBA game on March 30, 2009 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloadin

3 - Jason Kidd: Preferred Pace - Structured

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    DALLAS - MAY 11:  Guard Jason Kidd #2 of the Dallas Mavericks takes a shot against Chauncey Billups #7 of the Denver Nuggets in Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Center on May 11, 2009 in Dall

2 - Chauncey Billups: Preferred Pace - Reserved

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    DENVER - MAY 25:  Chauncey Billups #7 of the Denver Nuggets drives against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 25, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly

1 - Steve Nash: Preferred Pace - Lightspeed

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    OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 15:  Steve Nash #13 of the Phoenix Suns dribbles the ball against the Golden State Warriors during an NBA game on March 15, 2009 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by down
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