AirYeezus asked in SportsBasketball · 9 years ago

Do you consider Oscar Robertson and Jerry West Point Guards or Shooting Guards?

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    They're both combo guards.

    I think Oscar leans a bit more to PG, and West leans more toward SG.

    They also played forward from time to time.

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Their combo guards. One instance of a current combo guard today is Tyreke Evans. He is capable of playing both 1 and 2 guard. He has the standard height of a nba shooting guard and can make plays like a point guard. Even players like Iverson , Drose, and Jordan can be considered combo guards since they can play both point and shooting guard.

  • 9 years ago

    What up T.O.R. go longhorns,

    The Big "O" could score- but he definitely could pass the rock and is more of a point guard than shooting guard.

    Jerry West was known for his scoring and was esp. known as Mr. Clutch. He was a multi-skilled player so he could definitely pass the rock- but he also played with point guards like Gail Goodrich who could pass the rock- so i'd consider West more of a shooting guard.

    Nickster

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    yes robertson used to average 11 apg but i'll still associate them to shooting guards

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