Posted On: 01/13/19 11:36 PM

Obviously, you have your starting five who are typically the ideal guys to start a game for you. It doesn’t always mean they are the best five on the team. Sometimes, there are sixth, seventh and even eighth men who may be a top three player on the team, but fit better with the bench unit.

Think of the Thunder for instance. Their starting lineup is Russell Westbrook, Terrance Ferguson, Paul George, Jerami Grant, and Steven Adams. Dennis Schröder, the sixth man, is arguably the fourth best player on the Thunder and his impact backs that statement up but he fits better by coming off the bench.

There were five players from the McGuinness Classic that served those roles very well.

Deer Creek, Senior: Miles Sl

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