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NBA Fans Argue Who To Start, Bench And Cut: Shaquille O'Neal, Tim Duncan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

NBA Fans Argue Who To Start, Bench And Cut: Shaquille O'Neal, Tim Duncan, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

NBA fans love to engage in big debates on social media. This has become a common practice around the league circles and fans have embraced it, with some discussions getting incredibly heated depending on the topic. 

The GOAT debate brings out the most intense emotions in fans, as everybody has a different opinion on this controversial subject. Moreover, hypothetical scenarios have drawn more and more attention among fans, including discussions about which group of players would win a 3-on-3, 4-on-4, or 5-on-5 game. 

Besides this, we have the 'start, bench, cut' game. This consists of picking three current or former players and making fans select one to start a game, one to sit on the bench, and one that won't be part of their team. Sometimes, the question is really tough, with some picking LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and Giannis Antetokounmpo for the game

If that wasn't enough, The Hoop Central came up with another big challenge, making fans select between Shaquille O'Neal, Tim Duncan and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. 

As usual, fans had strong opinions about this, explaining why they would pick any of these three legends based on their games, accolades and styles of play. Others, however, saw a chance to troll the rest and didn't miss it. 

These exercises are becoming more popular among fans, especially if you pick three players that did a lot during their careers and are considered three of the greatest to ever play the game. 

It's up to every person to select who will be a starter, who will come off the bench and who will be cut by the team, but it's interesting to see why some people will go with certain players and why others will make a different decision.