At 6-foot-4, Wade was a menace playing defense, but especially blocking shots.
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While it’s fair to say Thybulle won’t be close to the offensive player that Wade was, he could be defensively, especially as a shot blocker. So far in his first two seasons, Thybulle has recorded 114 blocks for his career, whereas Wade had 116 blocks after his first two years. He’s block players on jump shots which isn’t something Wade did often in his career.