Waiters disagreed with that statement. Per ESPN's Dave McMenamin, Waiters response was as follows:
"That's nonsense," Waiters said after practice Tuesday. "(Beal is) supposed to say that, but I know deep down, he's not messing with me and Ky (Kyrie Irving). I think me and Ky are the best backcourt, young backcourt. That's all."
Who really is the best backcourt duo in the NBA?
And as always here, we try to back up our claims with as much analysis and data as possible. So without further ado, I present to you our analysis of the best backcourts in the NBA.