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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#16 » by blazza18 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:08 pm

I think our chances of getting a higher seed and getting into the 2nd round all hinge on Ersan living up to his contract. 15/8 a night from him on good efficiency is exactly what this team has missed.

But realistically I do think this current team without making a move will struggle making it out of the 1st round.
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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#17 » by paulpressey25 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:11 pm

This is a good thread but I'd ask the OP to always keep editing the title to include what seed we are currently in. Thx.
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Post#18 » by CanadaBucks » Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:01 pm

6 games better than last year I think. Pretty sure we hit rock bottom at 15-24 prior to the deadline. Need one trade to give us a chance at the first round.
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Post#19 » by giraldo5 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:10 pm

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ampd wrote:If our goal is to win, we have to bring back someone who can space the floor if we are targeting 4s. So it needs to be a guy like Pau, Milsap, Horford, etc.


Yes, definitely a floor spacer is needed at the 4.

I wonder if Portland would consider a package including Ersan for LaMarcus Aldridge after Ersan's big game last night in Portland. I highly doubt it but it sure would be nice :D


Nah I'd need them to add in Batum as well.

Batun, LMA for Gooden, Ersan i may consider
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Post#20 » by stellation » Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:22 pm

It's not April, the playoff race hasn't started yet.
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Post#21 » by JayMKE » Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:23 pm

Anyone but Chicago. Meeting them in the playoffs would be a nightmare.
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Post#22 » by Chuck Diesel » Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:36 pm

JayMKE wrote:Anyone but Chicago. Meeting them in the playoffs would be a nightmare.



It would be fun to see Jennings torch Steve Novak's little buddy Nate in the playoffs, but not at the expense of what a healthy D Rose would do to Young Money.
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Post#23 » by GHOSTofSIKMA » Mon Jan 21, 2013 12:31 am

we have a good team. every night is like a box of chocolates... but for the most part when were rolling were pretty damn solid. this year we have a legit shot as long as we stay healthy. give me a 6 seed or better and lets go party.
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Post#24 » by jtrinaldi » Mon Jan 21, 2013 12:43 am

GHOSTofSIKMA wrote:we have a good team. every night is like a box of chocolates... but for the most part when were rolling were pretty damn solid. this year we have a legit shot as long as we stay healthy. give me a 6 seed or better and lets go party.

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Post#25 » by LUKE23 » Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:12 am

I still think we will end up 7th or 8th seed, with Boston being ahead of us and us possibly catching Atlanta. I think we could make a series against NY somewhat competitive (maybe 6), but wouldn't beat them. Miami would stomp us.
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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#26 » by crkone » Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:18 am

Miami would have issues with our length inside but they do have LeBron.

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Post#27 » by blazza18 » Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:24 am

Replace Ellis with a trade deadline efficient wing scorer we could push Miami to 6 games.
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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#28 » by Baddy Chuck » Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:37 am

blazza18 wrote:Replace Ellis with a trade deadline efficient wing scorer we could push Miami to 6 games.

I don't believe that for a second. Playoff focus Miami would crush us. Maybe if you're talking James Harden and not JJ Redick.
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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#29 » by GHOSTofSIKMA » Mon Jan 21, 2013 2:04 am

ny doesnt scare me for a second with mam on carmelo. i believe were a really good matchup with them in fact.
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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#30 » by CanadaBucks » Mon Jan 21, 2013 2:19 am

stellation wrote:It's not April, the playoff race hasn't started yet.


Woo-hoo..never too early for playoff fever. And the Celtics are losing :D
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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#31 » by Sigra » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:17 am

This year East:

1st tier:
Miami
New York
Indiana

2nd tier:
Milwaukee
Chicago
Brooklyn

3rd tier:
Atlanta
Boston
Philadelphia

4th tier:
Detroit
Toronto
Orlando

5th tier:
Charlotte
Cleveland
Washington
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Post#32 » by blazza18 » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:27 am

Chicago should be in the first tier.
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Post#33 » by Sigra » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:30 am

blazza18 wrote:Chicago should be in the first tier.


Then we should be as well.
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Post#34 » by AussieBuck » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:36 am

There's Lebron then the leftovers
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Re: Official Playoffs thread 

Post#35 » by Sigra » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:38 am

That's how losers talk.

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