Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012

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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#136 » by TheUroborosWorm » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:10 pm

Well, the game is not close, 11 pts in the first projects to a 40p blowout...

I know people will start saying... No D antony's sistem wont make the cut in the playoff... but man, what a relief to watch this team play this way...

Another unpopular opinion(and i know i'm a know Pau homer) but everything Gasol makes in the game... makes sense, is like a freaking clinic of how to help your team in every little detail, its a shame he coast too much and has that poor body language...

I can live with 40pts qtrs every single day of my life... (i'm used to 10-15 qtrs in europe :( )
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#137 » by The Regime » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:11 pm

inquisitive wrote:D12 is just killing the Rockets down low...a lapse in some plays at the end of qt by rockets.


Rocket fans were praising Asik left and right for his defense. I don't see anything impressive.
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#138 » by Krodis » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:12 pm

Simba248 wrote:
inquisitive wrote:D12 is just killing the Rockets down low...a lapse in some plays at the end of qt by rockets.


Rocket fans were praising Asik left and right for his defense. I don't see anything impressive.

And because you've seen him for an overwhelming sample size of one quarter, you're an expert.
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#139 » by harrybobarry » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:12 pm

Simba248 wrote:
inquisitive wrote:D12 is just killing the Rockets down low...a lapse in some plays at the end of qt by rockets.


Rocket fans were praising Asik left and right for his defense. I don't see anything impressive.



Yes, let's jump to conclusions after one quarter of basketball...
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#140 » by Ettorefm » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:12 pm

Howard is unstoppable. He can get shaq numbers in this team (28/14)
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Just feed him more. Kobe has learned that he'll only uget another ring if Howard plays like Howard. There is no stopping him
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#141 » by pross » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:13 pm

I hate Kobe, but that was just a great all around quarter
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#142 » by inquisitive » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:13 pm

Simba248 wrote:
inquisitive wrote:D12 is just killing the Rockets down low...a lapse in some plays at the end of qt by rockets.


Rocket fans were praising Asik left and right for his defense. I don't see anything impressive.


he is going up against the best center in the league
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#143 » by Heats_Finest » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:13 pm

Lakers getting some hometown cooking.

- Kobe Bryant obviously wasn't shooting and was just doing what he did because he knew the intentional foul was coming, they stopped calling those last year, not sure why he got it tonight.

- Pau Gasol obviously pushes Patrick Patterson in the back, yet they allow it and he scores from it.

Lakers have had a soft as warm butter schedule so far, can't wait 'till they start playing some better teams, who have they played? San Antonio, is that it?
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#144 » by TheUroborosWorm » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:14 pm

Krodis wrote:
Simba248 wrote:
inquisitive wrote:D12 is just killing the Rockets down low...a lapse in some plays at the end of qt by rockets.


Rocket fans were praising Asik left and right for his defense. I don't see anything impressive.

And because you've seen him for an overwhelming sample size of one quarter, you're an expert.


Again the scrub named Howard and being assisted on dunks by the scrubs Kobe and Pau... Hou fans must end the Asik mith right now... he can't defend anymore!
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#145 » by The Regime » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:14 pm

Krodis wrote:
Simba248 wrote:
inquisitive wrote:D12 is just killing the Rockets down low...a lapse in some plays at the end of qt by rockets.


Rocket fans were praising Asik left and right for his defense. I don't see anything impressive.

And because you've seen him for an overwhelming sample size of one quarter, you're an expert.


He's getting abused by Howard (6-6), and even Kobe and Metta have got to the hole uncontested. That isn't reminiscent of good defensive players even if its only one quarter.
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#146 » by Woodsanity » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:15 pm

Heats_Finest wrote:Lakers getting some hometown cooking.

- Kobe Bryant obviously wasn't shooting and was just doing what he did because he knew the intentional foul was coming, they stopped calling those last year, not sure why he got it tonight.

- Pau Gasol obviously pushes Patrick Patterson in the back, yet they allow it and he scores from it.

Lakers have had a soft as warm butter schedule so far, can't wait 'till they start playing some better teams, who have they played? San Antonio, is that it?

They played some good teams like the Clippers and Spurs but they haven't beaten a team that wasn't a projected lottery team.
He's getting abused by Howard (6-6), and even Kobe and Metta have got to the hole uncontested. That isn't reminiscent of good defensive players even if its only one quarter.

So a whole career of elite defense is derailed by Howard scoring on him for one quarter. :lol:
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#147 » by KB24TBOTB » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:15 pm

Heats_Finest wrote:Lakers getting some hometown cooking.

- Kobe Bryant obviously wasn't shooting and was just doing what he did because he knew the intentional foul was coming, they stopped calling those last year, not sure why he got it tonight.

- Pau Gasol obviously pushes Patrick Patterson in the back, yet they allow it and he scores from it.

Lakers have had a soft as warm butter schedule so far, can't wait 'till they start playing some better teams, who have they played? San Antonio, is that it?

Why are you so bitter? :roll:
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#148 » by The Regime » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:15 pm

inquisitive wrote:
Simba248 wrote:
inquisitive wrote:D12 is just killing the Rockets down low...a lapse in some plays at the end of qt by rockets.


Rocket fans were praising Asik left and right for his defense. I don't see anything impressive.


he is going up against the best center in the league


He's the best when healthy, he's playing at like 70% right now.
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#149 » by Waynelu90 » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:16 pm

HOLY :o
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Post#150 » by Mingstar » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:16 pm

wow i did nazi that
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Post#151 » by CKRT » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:16 pm

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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#152 » by inquisitive » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:16 pm

Meeks gets posterized!!!!!!! by TJones off hand!! He is a left hander and dunked with right hand!!
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#153 » by inquisitive » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:17 pm

D12 elbowed Asik in the head.
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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#154 » by TottiGOAT » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:17 pm

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Re: Game Thread: Nov 18, 2012 

Post#155 » by EArl » Sun Nov 18, 2012 11:17 pm

Meeks got Done dirty!
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