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Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and future wife)

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Post#61 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 8:30 pm by Tough Tony D

Nice story. Thanks for posting Dagger.
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Post#62 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 8:54 pm by TiKusDom

DeRozan is a STUD. Period. He was since highschool, in college, and now in the NBA. People saying he hit his ceiling after WTF 3 seasons in the NBA?.. whining how apparently players don't improve after their third year, and that handles cant improve if you dont already have them.... moaning and groaning about his extension when he got it, how apparently he didnt show any signs of improvement last season... and the rest of the loon brigade gets to eat some crow. It is sweet. I still remember back to the draft when people were arguing that Terrence Williams and Geralnd Henderson would be better players and should be taken over DeRozan :lol:

Good article, nice to read articles on DeRozan the person as well. Great kid.
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Post#63 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 8:59 pm by mirrornick

I was a bit surprised when I read that Demar is a introverted person. I like that in basketball players. More basketball , less partying.
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Post#64 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:10 pm by T-Ross the Boss

®ated wrote:Seriously after all these games his handle still seems suspect to you? And handles can't be improved upon after a certain age, because your hand eye coordination growth is only up to a certain age. I don't think you've ever played the sport before.


You fail epically at detecting sarcasm.
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Post#65 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:11 pm by mirrornick

T-Ross the Boss wrote:
®ated wrote:Seriously after all these games his handle still seems suspect to you? And handles can't be improved upon after a certain age, because your hand eye coordination growth is only up to a certain age. I don't think you've ever played the sport before.


You fail epically at detecting sarcasm.


Next time use green font.
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Post#66 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:14 pm by T-Ross the Boss

mirrornick wrote:
T-Ross the Boss wrote:
®ated wrote:Seriously after all these games his handle still seems suspect to you? And handles can't be improved upon after a certain age, because your hand eye coordination growth is only up to a certain age. I don't think you've ever played the sport before.


You fail epically at detecting sarcasm.


Next time use green font.


Sounds good.
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Post#67 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:17 pm by blizz

dagger wrote:
david5773 wrote:Why do you assume I meant you?

Most of you doesn't mean all of you. Like I said earlier in another thread, a lot of people here have trouble with words... They read into them what they like.


looks like its that time of the month for you. I mean, SOME people on this board are just so sensitive. SOME people have no life at all. But obviously I'm not talking about you when i say SOME people. I'm just writing a blog in response to your comment, my reply is not related to yours at all. /s
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Post#68 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:18 pm by mirrornick

T-Ross the Boss wrote:
Sounds good.


Not green enough
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Post#69 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:19 pm by ®ated

T-Ross the Boss wrote:
®ated wrote:Seriously after all these games his handle still seems suspect to you? And handles can't be improved upon after a certain age, because your hand eye coordination growth is only up to a certain age. I don't think you've ever played the sport before.


You fail epically at detecting sarcasm.

Considering you wanted him to increase his three's in other threads, it's only logical to assume your whole statement was without a doubt genuine. So yeah...
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Post#70 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:30 pm by Mr.Raptorsingh

TiKusDom wrote:DeRozan is a STUD. Period. He was since highschool, in college, and now in the NBA. People saying he hit his ceiling after WTF 3 seasons in the NBA?.. whining how apparently players don't improve after their third year, and that handles cant improve if you dont already have them.... moaning and groaning about his extension when he got it, how apparently he didnt show any signs of improvement last season... and the rest of the loon brigade gets to eat some crow. It is sweet. I still remember back to the draft when people were arguing that Terrence Williams and Geralnd Henderson would be better players and should be taken over DeRozan :lol:

Good article, nice to read articles on DeRozan the person as well. Great kid.


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Post#71 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:33 pm by T-Ross the Boss

®ated wrote:
T-Ross the Boss wrote:
®ated wrote:Seriously after all these games his handle still seems suspect to you? And handles can't be improved upon after a certain age, because your hand eye coordination growth is only up to a certain age. I don't think you've ever played the sport before.


You fail epically at detecting sarcasm.

Considering you wanted him to increase his three's in other threads, it's only logical to assume your whole statement was without a doubt genuine. So yeah...


sorry, I guess you really do need green font, some people are special :rofl:
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Post#72 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:37 pm by Scase

T-Ross the Boss wrote:
sorry, I guess you really do need green font, some people are special :rofl:

Multiple people have issues detecting your "sarcasm", therefore the issue must lie with the multiple people not the single source.

Logic!
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Post#73 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:39 pm by ®ated

T-Ross the Boss wrote:If DeMar wants to be a consistent 20 PPG scorer on non-abysmal efficiency, he should probably learn how to shoot the 3 already. Think about it. What part of a game can a ref NOT take away? Shooting. He can take away a good player's ability to drive and draw fouls.

He can't take away a good player's ability to shoot the ball in the hoop. With the way the Raptors are getting beat down by the refs, I feel DeMar would do better as a player if he minimized his driving and worked on shooting more.


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Scraptor wrote:
T-Ross the Boss wrote:DeMar is Paul Pierce.

Come at me.


Please, tell me more.

T-Ross the Boss wrote:DeRozan isn't even an impact player. He doesn't impact anything.

viewtopic.php?f=32&t=1193399&start=0

T-Ross the Boss wrote:Watching DeMar's average first step and speed, Ross is going to be paradise.

viewtopic.php?f=32&t=1196050&start=60

T-Ross the Boss wrote:DeRozan's Form is Terrible

viewtopic.php?f=32&t=1211520&start=0

T-Ross the Boss wrote:We have $17 million invested in 2 swingmen and they both can't shoot or dribble the ball.

viewtopic.php?f=6&t=1210783&start=60

T-Ross the Boss wrote:Ross already projects to be a much better off-the-ball player with his speed and shooting than DeMar will ever be.

viewtopic.php?f=32&t=1196050&start=75

T-Ross the Boss wrote:He's already a 100 times more special than DeRozan, who has added a mid range game and nothing else since his draft.

viewtopic.php?f=32&t=1193613&p=32570830


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Post#74 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:40 pm by Rejected

DeMar works hard and has improved. And compared to most of the other players on our crappy roster he looks great. Lets not let these fuzzy articles convince us that he has proved something that he hasn't yet. He is not an all-star yet, let alone on the way to being at that level consistently. I can't remember the last game that DeMar carried us through and we won because of only him (Utah game was close). Let alone being able to see what his impact could be during the playoffs because we are crappy enough not to get there. This is not meant to be a knock on DeMar, I like him, I think he could be those things but he's not yet. It needs to happen before we should act like it happened, there is a LONG way to go and a lot of moments that I hope come, preferably sooner than later.
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Post#75 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:41 pm by DG88

Scase wrote:
T-Ross the Boss wrote:
sorry, I guess you really do need green font, some people are special :rofl:

Multiple people have issues detecting your "sarcasm", therefore the issue must lie with the multiple people not the single source.

Logic!

Just ignore him. He's another one of those posters who just downgrade this forum.
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Post#76 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:44 pm by T-Ross the Boss

Scase wrote:
T-Ross the Boss wrote:
sorry, I guess you really do need green font, some people are special :rofl:

Multiple people have issues detecting your "sarcasm", therefore the issue must lie with the multiple people not the single source.

Logic!


yes, I agree. Multiple people need to get their act together :)
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Post#77 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:51 pm by GREY 1769

A great read, thanks for posting, dagger. As a fan it's just what you want to hear about a drafted player. No whining, no entitlement, just hard work and a goal to put the team back on the NBA map. I love DD.
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Post#78 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:58 pm by mirrornick

T-Ross the Boss wrote:
Scase wrote:
T-Ross the Boss wrote:
sorry, I guess you really do need green font, some people are special :rofl:

Multiple people have issues detecting your "sarcasm", therefore the issue must lie with the multiple people not the single source.

Logic!


yes, I agree. Multiple people need to get their act together :)


Your name is Multiple? I didn't know that.
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Post#79 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:59 pm by ballislife

GREY 1769 wrote:A great read, thanks for posting, dagger. As a fan it's just what you want to hear about a drafted player. No whining, no entitlement, just hard work and a goal to put the team back on the NBA map. I love DD.



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Post#80 Re: Article: DeMar's life in hoops.. (and fut
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:59 pm by TorontoRapture

Thanks for posting this dagger! I really like knowing what a player is like away from the court too. He seems like a cool guy.

Kiara was LittleOzzy.

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