All posts tagged marcus paige

→ This is Marcus Paige…

This is pretty awesome.

→ Tarheel Blog’s Player Review: Marcus Paige

Paige’s season can be defined almost entirely by the presence or absence of the aforementioned inflammation in the foot. When he had it, he was a shell of the player we saw last season; when he (finally) didn’t, he was brilliant.

If he’s healthy next year, he could have a really special season.

→ Marcus Paige is Returning

I didn’t really think there was a chance he would go to the NBA, but I am glad this is official.

→ Tar Heel Blog Profile on Marcus Paige

Chris Strohsahl writes:

ESPN has already named Paige as one of the top “breakout candidates” (subscription required) for the 2014 season, noting that, “Paige could wind up being the Tar Heels’ top player this season, and also one of the elite point guards in the nation.” While that may be a lot to ask, anything close to that will have the Tar Heels in a very good place come March.

I am most interested to see how much Paige has improved his jump shot. That could be a major factor in opening up the offense this year.