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Pro Sports

May 6, 2014

Mike Lopresti: Fixing Hibbert a tall order

(Continued)

But how?

Meditation?

Group therapy?

A witch doctor?

"I got to be a different Roy Hibbert than I have been," he said. "I'm just going to look within myself and go out there and figure it out."

Figure what out? That is the 7-2 puzzle. Hibbert is neither a rookie nor a playoff novice. If he was going to melt in the heat from the bright lights, you'd think that would have happened last year. Instead, he tormented Miami with 22 points and 10 rebounds a game.

He was the man in the middle, the power in the paint. Now he's the one nobody can recognize and everyone has questions about. He's Roy Hibbert. Sigh.

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