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Post#141 » by cpower » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:43 am

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Lmao, currry is not in the same tier as wade and Kobe in their prime. We saw that in the finals. Hes completely useless when his shooting is off.


Kobe and Wade never had a bad playoff series?


Never had a bad back to back finals series...

LMAO double team on every play and let his team play 4 vs 3 = bad final series?
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Post#142 » by SK21209 » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:44 am

therealbig3 wrote:
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cpower wrote:Curry is just so much better to build the team around. Jordan, Magic are the only guards that are easier to build for championships. Curry/Dwade/Kobe are in the same tier and Westbrook's efficiency and heavy USG is limiting what the ceiling of the team can reach.


Lmao, currry is not in the same tier as wade and Kobe in their prime. We saw that in the finals. Hes completely useless when his shooting is off.


Kobe and Wade never had a bad playoff series?


*bashes Curry for being "completely useless when his shooting his off," mentions Kobe as a player who isn't :lol:

Neither of them are "completely useless" when their shot is off, but there's no meaningful distinction between the two in that regard
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Post#143 » by tundraknight » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:44 am

Will the Thunder make a comeback? Or have they dug themselves too big of a hole?
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Post#144 » by HotTubMike » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:44 am

AdagioPace wrote:what are the chances that westbrook leaves OKC to join a contender like Spurs/Rockets in 2018?
He might want to win something one day without having to die every night or does he want to chase tripul struggles his entire career?


Don't think he would fit well with Harden and Houston but maybe the Spurs.

When you try to team up superstars/stars you really have to think about how they would work together... I think Houston would be much better served with a star SF ala George or Hayward.
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Post#145 » by YogurtProducer » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:44 am

Curry still is one of the greatest offensive players of all time. The dude could be 0-19 from 3 and he's still gonna require more defensive attention than anyone else in the league
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Post#146 » by BayArea408415 » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:45 am

Anyone seen that Curry Muscle Milk commercial just now? Shimmy. Lmao.
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Post#147 » by Starboy » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:45 am

+2number4+ wrote:
therealbig3 wrote:
alebaba wrote:
Lmao, currry is not in the same tier as wade and Kobe in their prime. We saw that in the finals. Hes completely useless when his shooting is off.


Kobe and Wade never had a bad playoff series?


Never had a bad back to back finals series...


Neither did Curry.
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Post#148 » by +2number4+ » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:45 am

cpower wrote:
+2number4+ wrote:
therealbig3 wrote:
Kobe and Wade never had a bad playoff series?


Never had a bad back to back finals series...

LMAO double team on every play and let his team play 4 vs 3 = bad final series?


Right. He's that good!
ON EVERY PLAY, you say?
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Post#149 » by AdagioPace » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:46 am

HotTubMike wrote:
AdagioPace wrote:what are the chances that westbrook leaves OKC to join a contender like Spurs/Rockets in 2018?
He might want to win something one day without having to die every night or does he want to chase tripul struggles his entire career?


Don't think he would fit well with Harden and Houston but maybe the Spurs.


It would be fun to watch with HArden. Of course Harden would be the one making the most sacrifices and playing off-ball
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Post#150 » by cpower » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:46 am

+2number4+ wrote:
cpower wrote:
+2number4+ wrote:
Never had a bad back to back finals series...

LMAO double team on every play and let his team play 4 vs 3 = bad final series?


Right. He's that good!
ON EVERY PLAY, you say?

based on your back to back narrative, yeah on every play.
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Post#151 » by LeMasta » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:47 am

Taj with a blatant travel
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Post#152 » by HotTubMike » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:47 am

AdagioPace wrote:
HotTubMike wrote:
AdagioPace wrote:what are the chances that westbrook leaves OKC to join a contender like Spurs/Rockets in 2018?
He might want to win something one day without having to die every night or does he want to chase tripul struggles his entire career?


Don't think he would fit well with Harden and Houston but maybe the Spurs.


It would be fun to watch with HArden. Of course Harden would be the one making the most sacrifices and playing off-ball


I think a star SF like Hayward or George would fit better... I think we already have the ball dominant guard... I think WB would be redundant.
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Post#153 » by 7 Footer » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:48 am

**** the golden state whiners, hope those clown ass bums lose!
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Post#154 » by NYspeedy » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:48 am

alebaba wrote:
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Last year people were comparing Curry to Jordan lol. It's whoever's hot at the moment. Curry is having a down year but he's been heating up lately. Just in time for the Playoffs. Just don't get hurt like last postseason.


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Curry is just so much better to build the team around. Jordan, Magic are the only guards that are easier to build for championships. Curry/Dwade/Kobe are in the same tier and Westbrook's efficiency and heavy USG is limiting what the ceiling of the team can reach.


Lmao, currry is not in the same tier as wade and Kobe in their prime. We saw that in the finals. Hes completely useless when his shooting is off.


Like Kobe's 6/24 shooting game 7 finals performance.
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Post#155 » by Cactus Jack » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:49 am

tundraknight wrote:This is totally UNACCEPTABLE.

The Thunder need to wake the F up and realize that;

James Harden is not going to walk through that door.

Kevin Durant is not going to walk through that door.

Serge Ibaka is not going to walk through that door.

The Seattle Sonics are not going to walk through that door.

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Post#156 » by Starboy » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:51 am

Westbrook in a foul every possession mode. Just hacking on defense non stop.
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Post#157 » by RRFB » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:51 am

James Harden just fouled Jamal Murray 4 times on the same play and then jumped around like a child when the ref blew his whistle.
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Post#158 » by BayArea408415 » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:51 am

Pulling some 2k 3 point cheese. Offensive board and uncontested 3 point layup.
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Post#159 » by BW32 » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:52 am

Zaza is such a poverty starter.
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Post#160 » by +2number4+ » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:53 am

Anyone predicting Atlanta falling out of the top 8 in the east?
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