The number one reason the Raptors should opt for Brandon Knight over Kemba Walker is Jose Calderon—I mean defensive ability at the point guard position. At 6’3″, Knight has great length for his position and has the necessary tools and work ethic to become a lockdown defender in the NBA. Kemba Walker, while still an upgrade over Jose, has been criticized for a lack of effort on the defensive side of the ball.
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