yardbarker

Are the Raps actually in a playoff race?

Moderators: Yuri Vaultin, tsherkin, Alfred, FluLikeSymptoms, Rhettmatic, itbobby007, Undefeated, DG88, Morris_Shatford

Post#16 Re: Are the Raps actually in a playoff race?
Tue Jan 8, 2013 10:10 pm by J Dilla

I don't think this is a playoff team, but if it has a chance you will know in 2 weeks.
Image
J Dilla
RealGM
User avatar
Posts: 19,058
And1: 1,113
Joined: Apr 4, 2007
Location: **** free world, 905
Top

Post#17 Re: Are the Raps actually in a playoff race?
Tue Jan 8, 2013 10:58 pm by JV4MVP

Jval17 wrote:
Regression2u wrote:No... our wins came against mostly lottery teams as well as mediocre low seed playoff ones. Then we go on and lose to the Kings :-? No chance

We are 5 games from 8th place and will now face better teams following this week. That 5 is quite a hurdle.


Dont look at boston, look at the bucks. They are struggling and play tonight as well as vs us on sunday


That struggle can be attributed to their difficult schedule since mid-Dec: http://www.basketball-reference.com/tea ... games.html

Except for the blunders against the Cavs and Pistons, they mostly lost to pretty good teams such as the Clippers, Grizzlies, Spurs, Rockets and Pacers. Within that time they also beat the Heat, Nets and Celtics. They're going on a roadtrip now but against so-so teams. More importantly their February schedule is the easiest of the season. It's not that case with us. I don't see how the Raptors can close the gap provided no crazy trades or injuries.
JV4MVP

Head Coach
User avatar
Posts: 7,047
And1: 3,817
Joined: Jan 27, 2012
Location: ∑ (♔ ▵ ♬)
Top


Return to Toronto Raptors


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: 1995, andyo, Assassin [IX], Banjax, bball north, booonani, bozothepope, Brinbe, chrisanna, Collie, curryking3, DarrylFlicking, DeadHorse, DHK, doctaJ_92, Drakeem, Dukenukem23, efrivela, EnterpriseSol, GED Education, hankscorpioLA, Headliner, hell_razor, JDOB, Jstock12, KobeoverLebron, kprime, LifeBaller11, LondonRaptors, MadDogSHWA, mancrushoncb4, ms25, nitrous, OAKLEY_2, overdose, pbj, peteyjones13, quickymgee, r_gill, rapsdynasty, RaptorsFTL, Rapz, right between the eyes, RomaniaLuvTR, RTCaino, scobes, SFour, simple_jack, So Clutch, Southward1, speedythief, steamed hams, StonedFan420, Sundowners, TDots_Finest, TorontoRapture, UN-Owen, user3000, Wordz, Yahoo [Bot], Yosemite Dan, Zeno