All these articles that have come calling him heart and soul -if anything when he gets in that place he is heartless and soulless with violent strength that feels no pain.He gets to a place few in the NBA can navigate-he is allowed because he is a guard to use his strength and mass in a ferocious manner against bigger opponents
.Dave Cowens was allowed to release his furies with no concerns for anybodies physical harm because he was a small center
,Charles Barkley went to those places of carnage.
A few games ago Kyrie went on a long slide for a loose ball going out of bounds-it was long and artistic like he skimmed friction less-i applauded the performance
But Marcus ripping balls away just,so quick and with such kenetic force that it stuns the larger opponents,Pouncing or head first dives with no concern of physical harm
Time after time putting his body in front of larger players pounding, hell bent on getting to hoop
and Marcus takes it full force drawing charges.THE GUY AIN'T HUMAN it's some primal instinct.
Fourth quarter offensive rebounds surrounded by bigs,he ferociously carves space and attacks almost primordial coming away with the ball or a big put back.
He can switch onto anyone and his combination of strength and length gets him in passing lanes or for steal of a crossover.
Marcus is a defensive beast ,a smaller version of Draymond
He throws up end of quarter half court shots with no regard to stats or gets lumbered with no time on clock for rushed threes.Or sometimes in the heat, he throws up a shot too early in the shot clock -That's Marcus-so what