Doesn't matter if he's playing against Diaw, Batum, whoever, Ranidel De Ocampo is the Gandalf of power forwards. Grabe hoop wisdom ni RDO.
Gilas just got burned backdoor on a Nicolas Batum alleyoop. 55-all early in the fourth.
French playing zone to neutralize Gilas, and Batum has caught fire. France now up 52-48.
Match-ups we've seen so far: Diaw vs RDO, Diaw vs Pingris, Paul Lee vs De Colo, Gabe vs Batum, Dillinger vs Batum
Los 13 de Francia: Batum, De Colo, Diaw, Diot, Fournier, Gelabale, Gobert, Heurtel, Edwin Jackson, Kahudi, Lauvergne, Mahinmi y Pietrus
Talked with Nic Batum on Mon. He said offseason workouts have focused on developing a post game. Considers it part of taking the next step.