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Post#561 » by pancakes3 » Fri Jan 18, 2013 1:54 am

Now he's lighting it up in the 4th. 10 pts in 6 minutes on 4-5 shooting. ::shrug:: it's a compelling game though.
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Post#562 » by TheBigThree » Fri Jan 18, 2013 9:30 pm

Watching the way Blatche is playing makes me nauseated.

Playing like the player he should have been.
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Post#563 » by nate33 » Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:57 am

Durant with 52 points, hitting 21 of 21 free throws in an overtime win in Dallas
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Post#564 » by Chocolate City Jordanaire » Sat Jan 19, 2013 3:37 pm

One game after defeating the red-hot Wizards, the Sacramento Kings went on the road and lost to (EDITED--thanks, nuposse) MEMPHIS 69-85. Demarcus Cousins was 9-19 FG and finished with 22 points, 12 rebounds.

The rest of the Kings were 20-66 FG and all combined to score just 47 points.

--Has anyone considered that Demarcus Cousins doesn't have the best teammates?

--How good would Cousins be as a Wizard?

With Washington, DeMarcus Cousins would collectively have better teammates than he has in Sacramento.
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Post#565 » by nuposse04 » Sat Jan 19, 2013 3:53 pm

I think it was Memphis they lost to. Which is kinda funny, because Memphis is a team we ought to model ourselves around IMO. Superior Bigs down low, with good low post passing and smothering wing defense. If we got Cousins I think we could easily become the grizzlies of the east.
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Post#566 » by miller31time » Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:21 pm

I'm with you on Cousins, CCJ. Their point guard rotation isn't strong and I feel that's a big factor in a young big's development.

Having a point guard in Wall who (A) Cousins already knows, (B) has a great relationship/chemistry with and (C) has incredible court vision and passing ability would instantly turn Big Cuz into a 20/12/3 big with higher efficiency.
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Post#567 » by mohammed10 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 3:32 pm

nate33 wrote:Durant with 52 points, hitting 21 of 21 free throws in an overtime win in Dallas


Yeah, but his favorite team as a kid was...the Raptors? Seriously???

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Post#568 » by nuposse04 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 3:50 pm

mohammed10 wrote:
nate33 wrote:Durant with 52 points, hitting 21 of 21 free throws in an overtime win in Dallas


Yeah, but his favorite team as a kid was...the Raptors? Seriously???

http://basketball.realgm.com/wiretap/22 ... or_Raptors


Can we really fault him for being a raptors fan growing up being that we're wizards fans? :lol:
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Post#569 » by mohammed10 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 5:38 pm

nuposse04 wrote:
Can we really fault him for being a raptors fan growing up being that we're wizards fans? :lol:


Touche...

We are STILL Wizards fans. I am sure KD has moved on from his Raptors infatuation...
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Post#570 » by nuposse04 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 5:40 pm

We don't know that, he might be a Raptors poster on this board...
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Post#571 » by mohammed10 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 7:55 pm

nuposse04 wrote:We don't know that, he might be a Raptors poster on this board...


:lol:

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Post#572 » by nuposse04 » Mon Jan 21, 2013 12:01 am

pfffft like I'd stain myself rooting for that franchise.
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Post#573 » by mohammed10 » Mon Jan 21, 2013 2:31 am

Looks as if the Seattle Supersonics may be coming (back) to an arena near you...

http://basketball.realgm.com/wiretap/22 ... ttle_Group

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Post#574 » by dangermouse » Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:41 am

What a mess.

The Sonics now own the Kings history while the Thunder own the Sonics history?

Stern/Silver better step in and remedy that right away. That is redonkulous.
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Post#575 » by dandridge 10 » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:54 pm

I feel bad for the King fans.
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Post#576 » by dobrojim » Tue Jan 22, 2013 1:42 am

Me too. Great fans. And WTF else they got to do in Sac-Town. I guess Yosemite and Reno
and/or SF is not that long a drive.
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Post#577 » by MikeTheKid » Tue Jan 22, 2013 8:01 am

PS The Lakers suck that is all
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Post#578 » by OffTheWall2 » Tue Jan 22, 2013 7:24 pm

Anyway the Wiz can get dibs on the "Kings" name? Hate to see such a good name go to waste.
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Post#579 » by nuposse04 » Tue Jan 22, 2013 7:45 pm

OffTheWall2 wrote:Anyway the Wiz can get dibs on the "Kings" name? Hate to see such a good name go to waste.


That'd be a little odd...we represent the "shining example of democracy" yet we embrace the idea of rooting for a bunch of Monarchs.

Washington Lobbyists seems more apt. I personally like Washington Warbirds.
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Post#580 » by closg00 » Tue Jan 22, 2013 10:35 pm

:o Irving dropped 40 tonight.
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