Brooklyn Gets Apple of Its Eye: Allen Crabbe Is Finally A Net
In the late July doldrums of the NBA offseason, Nets general manager Sean Marks decided to throw some candy to the media by finally reeling in his Moby Dick of Allen Crabbe. Marks displayed his fondness for Allen Crabbe’s game last July when he plopped down a hefty 4 year, a $75m offer sheet to the restricted free agent that Portland felt compelled to match. A year later, Marks convinced the Blazers to pry its grip off Crabbe in exchange for Andrew Nicholson.
So why would Marks covet so highly a sixth man who has a career high of 10.7 points per game?