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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#161 » by JXL » Thu Dec 7, 2017 2:43 pm

Nyk_Fatboy wrote:

i cant with Dennis defense Image


DSJ 12 pts on 4/16.... :nonono:
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#162 » by Dr. Detfink » Thu Dec 7, 2017 3:54 pm



Golden State Warriors (20-6) defeat the Charlotte Hornets (9-14): Kevin Durant decides to actually play so the ticket holders who paid serious money to see a craptastic franchise with a crazy owner luck out and draft one of the 10 best guards in the history of the game, who attracted one of the biggest game changing FA signings.



New Orleans (13-12) defeat Denver Nuggets (13-11): Since reuniting Rondo with Boogie Cousins, the Pelicans have been dancing to,
Ease on down the Road. Mudiay is starting to round into his role as a bench guy, despite a -18 (+/- rating).
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#163 » by Zingod » Thu Dec 7, 2017 6:14 pm

Anotha Knicks fan wrote:Honest question, how many more playing years does Melo have left in the league?

Follow up question, are we going to hear about him even through retirement?

Asking for a friend... who isn't a big, big Melo fan, but doesn't hate him, and doesn't need to incessantly post about him. Just hates having to see his name at least every 3 posts on every thread.

Iverson retired at 34, i'm guessing 35-37 ish for Melo.
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#164 » by Capn'O » Thu Dec 7, 2017 6:51 pm

Meanwhile in Minny - apparently Thibs is playing dudes close to 40 mpg again.

NBA coaches are a strange and stubborn breed.
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#165 » by El Poochio » Thu Dec 7, 2017 7:07 pm

CLAIM DERRICK JONES JUNIOR NOW OR WE ARE RIOTING

ENOUGH WITH RECYCLING WASHED UP VETS ENOUGH
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Post#166 » by TheGreenArrow » Thu Dec 7, 2017 7:08 pm

Capn'O wrote:Meanwhile in Minny - apparently Thibs is playing dudes close to 40 mpg again.

NBA coaches are a strange and stubborn breed.


Im telling you w.e towns is a free agent i can see him coming here to team up with kp.

its just not working out for him their rn.
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#167 » by GONYK » Thu Dec 7, 2017 8:46 pm

Red Vines wrote:Could see it, I'm telling ya, Thibs isn't working:

http://hoopshype.com/2017/12/06/tom-thibodeau-and-timberwolves-players-may-have-chemistry-issues/


You mean Thibs is still an offensive dullard who runs his players into the ground?

You don't say :roll:
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#168 » by 3toheadmelo » Thu Dec 7, 2017 8:52 pm

did anyone see this coming? i remember him as a good defender in college which was what made him as a better 2 way prospect than okafor and ultimately got him #1.... what happened?
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Opponents have scored 119.5 points per 100 possessions while Towns is on the floor. Among all starting centers in the league, the only player with a worse defensive rating is Kelly Olynyk.

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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#169 » by Knicksfan1992 » Thu Dec 7, 2017 8:56 pm

3toheadmelo wrote:did anyone see this coming? i remember him as a good defender in college which was what made him as a better 2 way prospect than okafor and ultimately got him #1.... what happened?
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Opponents have scored 119.5 points per 100 possessions while Towns is on the floor. Among all starting centers in the league, the only player with a worse defensive rating is Kelly Olynyk.

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Yeah it's really odd. He had all the tools to be a good defender and was legitimately a good one at Kentucky. Either he just doesn't care on that end or the NBA game just moves too fast for him... It's weird for sure. It's what makes KP better than him currently.
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#170 » by Spree2Houston » Thu Dec 7, 2017 8:58 pm

Towns will leave if this continues but ultimately the team will fire Thibs to appease Towns and keep him around long-term.
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#171 » by Clyde_Style » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:03 pm

If Tim Duncan could defend, then KAT can defend. Maybe he just doesn't care.
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#172 » by Knicksfan1992 » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:08 pm

Nyk_Fatboy wrote:
GIMME_DATT wrote:How long before kemba to ny rumors


conversations start with ntilkina and our 2018 pick


We can just wait until 2019
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#173 » by El Poochio » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:16 pm

THE AGE OF JUNIORS UPON US ITS TIME TO CHOOSE EVOLUTION OVER EXTINCTION







I thought he was just a random dunking scrub but last year I was watching lot of the tank rivals end of season games and he looked like nice prospect in transition with his length and quickness, whoever better than Horny to rebeast his outside shooting? If that happens you get yourself a cool prospect for free

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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#174 » by King of Canada » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:19 pm

Okafor to Brooklyn. Any other cast offs from the 15 draft?
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#175 » by 3toheadmelo » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:20 pm

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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#176 » by Phish Tank » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:20 pm

Okafor, Stauskas, and our 2nd round pick for Trevor Booker. That's a **** Colangelo move
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#177 » by Knicksfan1992 » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:24 pm

Good for Jah. Brooklyn should be able to develop him and give him the tools to be successful. That defense though with him and Russell....
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#178 » by El Poochio » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:25 pm

TREVOR BOOKER FOR 3RD PICK IN DRAFT AND SECOND ROUNDER WHY ARE KOQ LEE LANCE STILL HERE
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Post#179 » by 3toheadmelo » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:27 pm

looks like philly got desperate
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Re: Around the NBA Week 7 

Post#180 » by El Poochio » Thu Dec 7, 2017 9:27 pm

Brooklyn you beast
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