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NBA 2016-2017 Season Thread

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by RFX45, Sep 22, 2010.

  1. idfnl

    idfnl Stylish Dinosaur

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    He's become a turnover machine too.
     


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    Rondo can't hit a three. Or shoot, really.
     


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    I was thinking Rondo too, but he actually shoots around 24%. Wall is 7% from 3 the last two seasons. Seven percent... And it's always a wide open look.
     


  4. idfnl

    idfnl Stylish Dinosaur

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    Ya, Wall needs to work on his game. He's a freak of nature in quickness and athleticism but he gets out of control too much and contributes to defenses compressing the paint since he's not a thread from the 3 or really even a 15 footer with consistency.
     


  5. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    Interesting article from Kevin Pelton over at ESPN Insider:


    10 NBA questions still to solve

     


  6. Steve B.

    Steve B. Go Spurs Go

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    Interesting
     


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    7% is awesomely hilarious.
     


  8. idfnl

    idfnl Stylish Dinosaur

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    Not if he's on your fantasy team.
     


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    My condolences.

    Separate subject: lol at mini-brouhaha over D.Fish --> OKC.
     


  10. idfnl

    idfnl Stylish Dinosaur

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    Damn:

     


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    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    they really should have traded him then. he's actually not that bad of a player. i can't imagine why they'd just shuffle him down to the end of the bench like that.
     


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    his footlocker commercials are great though:

    [VIDEO][/VIDEO]

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  13. Steve B.

    Steve B. Go Spurs Go

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    Kim Kardashian
     


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    Celtics :)

    man doc rivers ran one of his end of quarter/game/out of timeout plays to end the game. just a beautiful double screen (with pierce being the decoy then screener) and garnett with the ball at the top of the key. jeff green swings around the double screen and is wide open under the basket. game.

    edit: [VIDEO][/VIDEO]

    I'm also happy it wasn't a low 60's scoring game that you'd expect from Indiana vs Boston defensive grind it out fest. it was like watching Manuel Marquez use his good defense to counter punch right back.

    I'm pissed that the lakers aren't doing to well against NO at the half. I've got money on them (1.5pt favorites). I know its the 2nd game of a back to back, but NO should be doable.

    edit: damn... whew... :thumbs-up: lakers covered... I think vegas must have lost a ton of money on this game.
     
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  15. Rambo

    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    Hope you picked the over, Larry.

    KOBE!

    BTW - is it me, or are the wheels falling off Steve Nash? I know he's being neutralized in the new, stupid D'Antoni system, but a line of 5 points and 1 assist is never a good sign...
     
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