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Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani

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Post#1 Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:01 pm by dagger

@Klow7: I love our fans to death , but booing one of our players isn't cool and it should NOT be done!! Hopefully next game it won't happen!!
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Post#2 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:02 pm by jman3134

Was just going to post this!!! It is kind of disrespectful.
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Post#3 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:03 pm by Beardman

I'd rather here this from someone like Amir or DD than a guy who hasn't had to endure all the painful years.
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Post#4 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:03 pm by Jval17

already posted this slightly ahead
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Post#5 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:04 pm by djsunyc

well it has officially gotten out of hand. tough times ahead for bargs...
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Post#6 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:04 pm by C_Money

Lowry is new to the team. It would mean more if somebody like Demar or Amir said it because they've been watching his lazy a$$ for the past 4 years.
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Post#7 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:05 pm by Indeed

This is why I like Lowry, he plays the game and treat his teammates as friends.
His leadership is very important for us going forward, and I like he continues to shout at people, and take that leadership role.
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Post#8 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:05 pm by Neutral 123

:lol: :lol: Stop booing him only after he is amnestied.
To them, it's like everyone wants the money they are never going to make. amluvinit2 on the tea party..
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Post#9 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:05 pm by Rapsobsessed7

Good on Lowry.
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Post#10 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:06 pm by TorontoSlaptors

I posted this in another one of the Booing Bargs threads, but I don't blame those who boo him but it looks bad for us.

TorontoSlaptors wrote:In this situation, I believe booing our own players gives us a bad rep around the league. We're trying to attract opposing players here, and after the NYK announcers kept bringing up the point of us booing him, it may come back to bite us. However, I will say that Bargnani deserves it all. Everyone kept trying to motivate him and positive reinforcement never worked for him. A little negativity will help Casey limit his minutes on the floor.
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Post#11 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:06 pm by J Dilla

I've never been a fan of booing a single player of your own team. From VC, to TJ, to Andrea

If you're gonna boo, then boo the whole team for putting up **** performances.
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Post#12 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:06 pm by Mr.Raptorsingh

This is getting pretty ugly, folks.
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Post#13 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:06 pm by Zeno

It is interesting that nobody felt the need to do this until the deadline passed. It should have been said before regardless of whether him being a teammate for the rest of the season was in doubt or not.
When will we just change the name of 25 of the 30 teams to the Washington Generals?

Please advise….

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Post#14 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:06 pm by MEDIC

C_Money wrote:Lowry is new to the team. It would mean more if somebody like Demar or Amir said it because they've been watching his lazy a$$ for the past 4 years.


Boo fricken hoo.

Who cares how many years he's been here. He's basically saying he fans are being a distraction.
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Post#15 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:07 pm by DG88

Yes Bargs has been as frustrating as they come as a player but he didn't deserve the boos tonight. I can't stand Bargs play for the past 7 years and the fans are just fed up but booing isn't gonna do anything.
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Post#16 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:07 pm by KnickerBonkerz

Bargnani wants the booing to stop? How about playing like he's worth even HALF of 10 mil per year instead of getting teammates to politely ask them to stop booing?
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Post#17 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:07 pm by VintageVince

Booing one of your players??!?!?! Pathetic to me... the trade deadline is over, you're stuck with him
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Post#18 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:08 pm by MEDIC

J Dilla wrote:I've never been a fan of booing a single player of your own team. From VC, to TJ, to Andrea

If you're gonna boo, then boo the whole team for putting up **** performances.


This.
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Post#19 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:08 pm by sca

Our fans are (Please Use More Appropriate Word) and brain controlled by the media, but what's new? Booing a player that's been exactly the same for the last five years just because they no longer need him and depend on him screams class
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Post#20 Re: Lowry to fans: Stop booing Bargnani
Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:08 pm by Rapsobsessed7

DG88 wrote:Yes Bargs has been as frustrating as they come as a player but he didn't deserve the boos tonight. I can't stand Bargs play for the past 7 years and the fans are just fed up but booing isn't gonna do anything.


Yep and it's only going to distract the team.
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