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Lamb D-League Thread - 24 points (9-14) - Recalled to Bucks

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Lamb D-League Thread - 24 points (9-14) - Recalled to Bucks 

Post#1 » by Baddy Chuck » Wed Jan 16, 2013 10:27 pm

Figured I'd make a thread to keep most of the discussion here. I'll try to keep the title and stats pretty up to date.

First game 12 points (4-14, 0-3 3PT, 4-4 FT), 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal
Second game 3 points (1-8, 1-2 3PT), 5 rebounds, 5 assist, 1 steal, 1 turnover
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Re: Doron Lamb D-League Discussion/Stats - 1st game tonight  

Post#2 » by Baddy Chuck » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:08 pm

Not starting apparently, him and Miles Plumlee are coming off the bench.
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Post#3 » by step3profit » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:08 pm

Lamb coming off the bench.

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Post#4 » by Turd Ferguson » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:12 pm

It appears the youtube streaming function allows you to go back to a certain point of the game so long as you've got the live stream going. For those watching, could you include the time of the quarter Doron does enter the game? I'll love you forever.

I'm really excited for Doron's D-League stint. I don't believe he's really as bad as he played those last few games he saw PT. Hopefully he can get some nice looks to go in, and maybe even spend a little time running the O (he looked so damn unnatural w/ the ball in his hands when there wasn't another true PG on the floor in Milwaukee) and get more comfortable with the ball.
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Post#5 » by step3profit » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:14 pm

somehow, this is even worse than i imagined it would be.
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Post#6 » by CanadaBucks » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:16 pm

That's hard to watch
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Post#7 » by Ill-yasova » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:16 pm

If I was hearing the name Courtney Fortson for the first time I would assume it was Danny Fortson's daughter.
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Post#8 » by Baddy Chuck » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:18 pm

step3profit wrote:somehow, this is even worse than i imagined it would be.

Yeah, it's pretty ugly :lol:
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Post#9 » by Ill-yasova » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:22 pm

Oooof. I just want to see a couple of minutes of Lamb and then I'm out.
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Post#10 » by Baddy Chuck » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:24 pm

Lamb in at around 24 minutes.
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Post#11 » by Turd Ferguson » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:26 pm

Baddy Chuck wrote:Lamb in at around 24 minutes.


About 7 minutes into the first for those who may have started their streams at a different time.
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Post#12 » by Ill-yasova » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:27 pm

F-it. Later guys.
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Post#13 » by Turd Ferguson » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:29 pm

Lamb not looking good so far. 1 missed midrange jumper in transition with a bad crosscourt pass on the previous possession.
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Post#14 » by Turd Ferguson » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:35 pm

LAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAMB is now 1/4 with that tip-in. Yikes.
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Post#15 » by Baddy Chuck » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:41 pm

Lamb with an alley oop that Plumlee fumbled the pass. He'll be right at home when he makes it back on the team.

Edit - Mightve been Harangody
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Post#16 » by Turd Ferguson » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:43 pm

Lmaooooooooo Plumlee makes our frontcourt look like Larry Fitzgerald. Can't hang on to ****
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Post#17 » by Turd Ferguson » Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:50 pm

I honestly think Lamb's range ends a few feet shy of the NBA three. NCAA arc was about as far as he could stretch it without forcing it. Looks much more comfortable in the midrange.
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Post#18 » by Baddy Chuck » Thu Jan 17, 2013 12:03 am

Bad half for Lamb. 3-10 shooting and drew one shooting foul. He looks really comfortable driving into the lane though, he'll need it if his jumper continues to struggle.
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Post#19 » by crkone » Thu Jan 17, 2013 12:19 am

Turd Ferguson wrote:I honestly think Lamb's range ends a few feet shy of the NBA three. NCAA arc was about as far as he could stretch it without forcing it. Looks much more comfortable in the midrange.

He shot 49% and 47% from 3 in college. I don't think a couple extra feet means he can't get to league average. I think he needs playing time to get used to the game.
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Post#20 » by Turd Ferguson » Thu Jan 17, 2013 12:22 am

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Turd Ferguson wrote:I honestly think Lamb's range ends a few feet shy of the NBA three. NCAA arc was about as far as he could stretch it without forcing it. Looks much more comfortable in the midrange.

He shot 49% and 47% from 3 in college. I don't think a couple extra feet means he can't get to league average. I think he needs playing time to get used to the game.


I'm more than aware of his stats. He hasn't given any indication that he does have the additional 2-3 feet of range, and his poor form/tendency not to square his shoulders to the hoop would be indicative of someone who struggles to keep/extend that range at the next level.
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