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Knicks beat Prozingas in his return.

 

Fizdale stays...for the weekend.

 

Next two games: Hornets and Cavs... Winning streak???

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9 hours ago, DG_Now said:

While I think Kawhi has the ability to completely transform any game he plays and he and George may well be the best duo in the NBA, the Clippers experience has been underwhelming so far.

 

That's what you (rightfully) get when you rest players. EDIT: And use that much unjustified black in your identity.

 

10 hours ago, DG_Now said:

Melo to the Blazers!

 

Likely reasoning: it can't get any worse than it's been!

 

Nets could've used him too. I wonder why they weren't the ones to sign him after the off-season talk of him practising with them. Regardless, I wanna see him succeed with the Blazers.

 

9 hours ago, dfwabel said:

Knicks beat Prozingas in his return.

 

Fizdale stays...for the weekend.

 

LOL 🤣

 

9 hours ago, dfwabel said:

Next two games: Hornets and Cavs... Winning streak???

 

No.

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16 hours ago, AustinFomBoston said:

Celtics definitely seem to have found what they had back in 2018. Even without Hayward they haven’t missed a beat. 

Maybe Kyrie was the problem after all. 😄

 

 

 

Mmmhmm.

 

Besides not being a level-10 locker room cancer, Kemba fits in perfectly on offense because he's the right level for this team -- he doesn't attract all the attention of the opposing defense like Kyrie did, but when things do get dicey he doesn't lapse into heroball and brings in his (actually quite good) teammates. Real bummer about Hayward right when he was starting to look like Utah Hayward.

 

That defense is gonna catch up with them, though, when they have tougher stretches of schedule.

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I watched last night's Clips/Thunder game until my stream froze with 20 seconds to go. Apparently, the refs took away an opportunity for the Thunder to shoot free throws. That stinks.

 

Chris Paul was sonning Paul George into the final minutes up until he PG hit that 3-pointer.

 

Seems like a game OKC should have won but weren't allowed to.

 

I've also read that ratings are down in most markets because the NBA has focused so much attention on the LA teams. Taking wins away from smaller markets will do that.

 

Also, I have a personal bias against the Clippers. Sue me.

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Ill never forget watching that live.

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1 hour ago, DG_Now said:

I watched last night's Clips/Thunder game until my stream froze with 20 seconds to go. Apparently, the refs took away an opportunity for the Thunder to shoot free throws. That stinks.

 

Chris Paul was sonning Paul George into the final minutes up until he PG hit that 3-pointer.

 

Seems like a game OKC should have won but weren't allowed to.

 

I've also read that ratings are down in most markets because the NBA has focused so much attention on the LA teams. Taking wins away from smaller markets will do that.

 

Also, I have a personal bias against the Clippers. Sue me.


It wouldn’t surprise me. The league and its officials need to get out of their own way, or else we may reach a breaking point. Maybe not in the next 1-2 years, maybe not in the next 10, but someday.

 

(Of course, I feel that this poor officiating and the possible executive meddling that drives it is the general trend of pretty much all top-level pro sports; the NBA’s just ahead of the curve).

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