GSW: Leandro Barbosa Playing Key Role for Golden State Warriors

November 13, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Leandro Barbosa (19) looks on during the first quarter against the Brooklyn Nets at Oracle Arena. The Warriors defeated the Nets 107-99. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

November 13, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Leandro Barbosa (19) looks on during the first quarter against the Brooklyn Nets at Oracle Arena. The Warriors defeated the Nets 107-99. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

One of the Golden State Warriors’ greatest assets this season has been their depth. The talent up and down the Warriors’ roster has given them a significant advantage over many teams, and it also allows Steve Kerr to give his starters more rest.

Marreese Speights is having a resurgent season, David Lee’s skill set and ability to score works perfectly off the bench, Andre Iguodala provides the bench with elite perimeter defense and ball distribution, Shaun Livingston is an ideal backup for Stephen Curry, and Justin Holiday has been having a breakout season.

One of the most underrated signings this past offseason for the Warriors though was bringing in veteran guard Leandro Barbosa.

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