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Clippers' Spencer Hawes is passing aggressive
Clippers' Spencer Hawes is passing aggressive

The newest resident of Lob City seems to have it all backward. He's 7 feet 1, can dunk almost flat-footed and yet … "I'm a lob thrower more" than a catcher, Spencer Hawes said. The Clippers' forward-center has been that way since begging his youth coach, who also happened to be his father, to let him dribble the ball up the court at the end of blowouts. Entering his senior season at Seattle Prep, Hawes told his coach he was the best point guard on the team even though he towered over everyone else. The thing was, Hawes was right. "He was our best passer," said Coach Mike Kelly, whose team won the state title with Hawes continually...

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