"Forderón". Nickname given to the Toronto Raptors' prolific point guard duo of T.J. Ford and Jose
Calderon. They shared the position from 2006-2008 until
Ford was traded to Indiana in a six player trade
in June 2008.
Other variations: Caldeford or T.Jose
"But now the Raptors have
an answer for all of that. Thanks to the prolific posters
at Realgm.com, their two-headed, four-named duo of T.J. Ford and Jose Calderon has been
shortened to Forderon
for the sake of brevity and, truth be told, accuracy.
The big-name one names dominate
the top of the NBA's point guard statistics, which ideally communicate both efficiency
Chris Paul leads the NBA with
an average of 10.6
assists a game. Kidd is second with
Williams has 10 and Nash and Davis have
8.9 and 8.8, respectively.
might be superior to all of them. Ford is sixth in assists with
an average of 8.1 a game, while
Calderon is tied for 14th with
6.6. No other point guard duo has two halves in the top 20 in the league."
writing about Forderon
in a Globe and Mail article