But he made some eye-popping plays defensively; sliding from the foul line to cut off a baseline drive; reaching across the lane to challenge an otherwise sure lay-up. Time after time, Maine players missed otherwise open shots after Caboclo’s length got up on them faster than they expected. “Defensively he’s doing some things that are NBA-like, positionally,” said Mermuys. “Recognizing where he needs to be when the ball is in certain locations and that’s huge for us because that’s when we say: ‘Man, Bruno is starting to get it.’”
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