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Mr. Baller
04-24-2012, 11:30 AM
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Location: TD Garden
Time: 8:00 PM
T.V.: TNT


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Question For The Game: How many of the 10 starters listed above will play in tonight's game?

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 11:32 AM
got this from someone in the celtics forum

allen ,stiemsma are out ,kg and pierce will play limited minutes , rondo and pietrus are gametime decision .

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 11:40 AM
no matter what the outcomes ..just keep our players injury safe .. :pray:
except for cole :D

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 11:47 AM
ethan
The Heat is holding a long shootaround on the TD Garden floor.

Unleash dex!

All Heat players a gametime decision. Sorry gamblers.

Heat held more of a practice than a shootaround today and all players including Bosh & Wade took part.

Pat Riley at shootaround in Boston. Hmmm...
:eyebrow:

Bosh says he will probably sit tonight. "Combination of maintenance and precautionary methods."

LeBron and Wade running post-practice sprints, an indication that both also will sit out tonight against Celtics.

Chris Bosh's injury is a hamstring. He's out tonight at Boston. Said its precaution, he'll be ready for playoffs.

LRizzle
04-24-2012, 12:27 PM
A good game to give Mike Miller and Chalmers and Harris and Pittman more time to get their act together so they can contribute more in the playoffs.
The only games I care about in the regular season are the ones played by the Knicks, Sixers, and Magic at this point. Knicks beat the Clips, hoping ORL loses out. Knicks lose to the clips, hope the Sixers win out.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 03:16 PM
http://img215.imageshack.us/img215/6492/lunapic1333122764594011.gif

Anyone think if that was Pittman contesting the shot he would've been whistled for a foul?

This is why you can't let the refs dictate your lineups and you gotta let them play, even through foul trouble, so they can establish a rep.

That's actually more of a foul than half of the fouls Pittman has picked up this year.

514_HEAT
04-24-2012, 04:34 PM
my guess is a loss tonight... but i'm hoping for our bench to pull out the win.

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 04:47 PM
Good game for our bench. UD, Rio,Battier and miller better step up and score cuz we need it during the playoffs!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

gotoHcarolina52
04-24-2012, 05:22 PM
Give me some Pittman

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 07:13 PM
Give me some Pittman

:nod:

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 07:25 PM
Pittman vs. hollins

time for pittman to beast

Rain 816
04-24-2012, 07:56 PM
yeah i hope Pittman balls tonight...also Cole...i still have faith in the kid...hes only a rookie, he will get better

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:03 PM
Game time!

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:17 PM
damn look at that line up lol

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:22 PM
**** come on miller

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:25 PM
nice start

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:26 PM
funny game

Slug3
04-24-2012, 08:32 PM
I can see us taking no FTs tonight, lol.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:32 PM
Pittman with a lot of intangibles, nice playmaking in the post (not forcing it), setting screens, rotating on defense, picking up the ball handler on the rotation, keeping guys out of the paint.

Slug3
04-24-2012, 08:35 PM
Pittman is married to fouls.

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:35 PM
lol i hope curry plays and scores 20pts

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:38 PM
panthers down 0-2:sigh:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:39 PM
Ever since being put in the reserve role, Joel has been playing good.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:39 PM
nice turnover and foul cole

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:40 PM
another cole turnover:clap:

he is so bad

The Flash
04-24-2012, 08:40 PM
Cole islosing the game for us

Slug3
04-24-2012, 08:41 PM
nice turnover and foul cole

Cole is so damn lucky, he get to play in the NBA and be literally the worse player in the game.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:41 PM
another turnover by cole

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:42 PM
come on cole

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:43 PM
cole is playing agasint 3rd stringers...and sucking

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:43 PM
Cole is up and down.

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:43 PM
u no wats crazy i think curry is gonna play a big role for us nxt year

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 08:45 PM
wow ! our bench holds their bench to 10 1st qrter pts ..lol

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:45 PM
3 turnovers on Cole, 4 on Miller, 2 on Pittman. Cept for Pittman (not a ball handler), these guys need to be smacked with the clipboard for being so careless with the ball.

gotoHcarolina52
04-24-2012, 08:46 PM
u no wats crazy i think curry is gonna play a big role for us nxt year

I haven't given up on him yet, but I'm not expecting anything either. I'll be happy to see him contribute.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:47 PM
Nice reb, Joel. That's how you protect the reb; throw dem bows.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:47 PM
3 turnovers on Cole, 4 on Miller, 2 on Pittman. Cept for Pittman (not a ball handler), these guys need to be smacked with the clipboard for being so careless with the ball.

This is nothing new for cole. Its to be expected. Kid is a turnover machine

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:48 PM
I haven't giving up on him yet, but I'm not expecting anything either. I'll be happy to see him contribute.Wow. :pity: (sound familiar?)

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:50 PM
take cole out so we can actually score

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:50 PM
This is nothing new for cole. Its to be expected. Kid is a turnover machineThere's no hope for him.


Spacing sucks with this lineup.

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 08:50 PM
did i bash them ?

The Flash
04-24-2012, 08:50 PM
he's way off on his shots and to's dont help

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:51 PM
i think eddy curry can run the point better than cole

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 08:51 PM
this line up hurts my eyes

Master Mind
04-24-2012, 08:52 PM
this line up hurts my eyes

:laugh2:

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 08:52 PM
This is nothing new for cole. Its to be expected. Kid is a turnover machine

atleast he is filling the stat sheet with those turnovers :)

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:52 PM
There's no hope for him.


Spacing sucks with this lineup.

Maybe next season. As for right now, he's the worst pg in the league imo.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:55 PM
panthers just scored 2 goals!!! tied up

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:55 PM
we havent scored in this qtr...thank you norris.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:56 PM
Before that dooling 3, that looked like a travel

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:56 PM
Good ****, Joel.

gotoHcarolina52
04-24-2012, 08:56 PM
Goal!

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 08:57 PM
Let it rain

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 08:57 PM
rainman!!!


wtf took cole so long to figure out? give it to jones

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:01 PM
Keyon Dooling had no balance and was out of control, but got bailed out. Effin refs.

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 09:01 PM
rainman

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:01 PM
upshall!! pound that ****ers head

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:02 PM
james jones!!!!

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:02 PM
And on the seventh day, James Jones said "Let it Rain"

And nice elbow, Keyon wants to play aggressive, better be ready to deal with the contact.

Marlin234
04-24-2012, 09:02 PM
Cole sucks! Wtf is so hard to drive in and pass out. Hes a shoot first pg and he sucks at it

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 09:03 PM
:worthy:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:04 PM
The cross court pass is one of the worst passes you can make, and the Heat continue to do that tonight.

sturm
04-24-2012, 09:04 PM
we need rainman in playoff really.

The Flash
04-24-2012, 09:05 PM
Whats with all these and ones?

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:06 PM
hollinger
Just can't see how Heat can send Norris Cole out there in a playoff game.

smart man

Kimbosliced
04-24-2012, 09:08 PM
What happened to Norris Cole? I don't understand. HE was so good at the beginning of the year.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:09 PM
He was good for like a week.

The Flash
04-24-2012, 09:11 PM
Cole shouldnt be this bad

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:11 PM
pelton
@johnhollinger I don't know where you have him but he's now last in the league in WARP.

He's talking about cole...

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:13 PM
i'm impressed with pittman

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:13 PM
we need rainman in playoff really.My philosophy on James Jones: let him play 5 minutes and shoot the ball to his heart's content. You'll know by then whether he's got his shooting touch for that night and whether he should get more minutes.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:15 PM
wow that was ugly

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 09:18 PM
its funny were leading with these stats ..assist 12 ..turnovers 13 ..no fts made (1 attempt only ) ..and celtics only 3 fouls in 24 minutes of play ..wow !!

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 09:21 PM
btw 15 pts for our bench tonight ..that maybe the answer why were leading

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 09:22 PM
miller needs to hit thos 3s:mad:

MTL_123
04-24-2012, 09:27 PM
imagine Battier,miller and UD all average 10 pts each in the playoffs and Rio 12 :drool::drool::drool:

Slug3
04-24-2012, 09:34 PM
So this is what Spo would do without a team with 3 stars.

Slug3
04-24-2012, 09:36 PM
We have one FT attempt and it came off of a defensive 3 seconds, lol.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:36 PM
Pitt has to know not to take the foul there. Sucks that he got whistled for 2 bogus fouls that puts him at 4.

Edit: they gave it to chalmers.

Slug3
04-24-2012, 09:38 PM
LOL first one to 50 wins.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:38 PM
miller time

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:39 PM
udonis!

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:39 PM
living the high life:cool:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:39 PM
What'd I say about leaving the white guy open!!!

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:41 PM
God this team is offensively in inept... but they get the job done.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:42 PM
take note, cole is not in..

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:43 PM
Haslem has to make that pass to Pittman who had great position near the basket.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:43 PM
look at that pass by pittman:drool:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:44 PM
Pittman looks like Vlade Divac with the way he's making plays tonight.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:45 PM
hollinger
Assists: Dexter Pittman 3, Boston's entire team 5.:)

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:49 PM
wtf pitt?

we need a bigger lead before cole comes in

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:50 PM
Chalmers had Pitt next to the basket and passes to Miller instead.

Bad moving screen call on Pittman.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:51 PM
Not sure if this is right, but Yahoo box score says Celtics only have 4 fouls. Miami has 14. Nevermind, Eric Reid just confirmed it.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:56 PM
great job cole:clap:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 09:58 PM
Great block by Joel Anthony.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 09:58 PM
i hate you cole, you are the worst player in the NBA

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:00 PM
cole is like 2-15

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:00 PM
Spo needs to grow a pair and get up in the refs face for the officiating, taking Pittman out hurt this team.

And Cole has been fouled like 4 times tonight without a call.

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:00 PM
So seriously we have not ONCE been fouled attempting a shot?

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:01 PM
Great play by Cole, Heat get the possession.

Refs give it right back, what a job the NBA is doing on the Heat tonight.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:02 PM
i knew we would lose this game with cole getting all these minutes:laugh2:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:02 PM
So seriously we have not ONCE been fouled attempting a shot?lol only one FTA and that was a tech.

Our coach is a punk and allows this **** to happen. A good coach would've gotten himself ejected by now.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:03 PM
Great play by Cole, Heat get the possession.

Refs give it right back, what a job the NBA is doing on the Heat tonight.

:facepalm: for blaming the refs. We are winning when he;s on the bench and losing when he is in. But lets blame the refs:rolleyes:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:04 PM
:facepalm: for blaming the refs. We are winning when he;s on the bench and losing when he is in. But lets blame the refs:rolleyes:Celtics have 13 FTAs to our 1. Take that facepalm and shove it.

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:06 PM
:facepalm: for blaming the refs. We are winning when he;s on the bench and losing when he is in. But lets blame the refs:rolleyes:

Cole is horrible.... but I think the refs should have at least accidentally blew a shooting foul for us at least once by now.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:10 PM
this is hard to watch

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:11 PM
all we are doing is shooting jumpers, not going to get foul calls that way

Kimbosliced
04-24-2012, 10:13 PM
Seriously, who killed Cole. He's been so bad for 2 months.

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:15 PM
pain in the eye

beasted86
04-24-2012, 10:16 PM
Cole looks especially slow.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:17 PM
What the **** is Spo waiting to put Pitt back in the game for, triple overtime? ****ing joke of a coach.

And what a punk, he let the refs do a number on his team tonight without so much as a ****ing tech or ejection.

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:18 PM
take harris out ..battier in

beasted86
04-24-2012, 10:19 PM
What the **** is Spo waiting to put Pitt back in the game for, triple overtime? ****ing joke of a coach.

And what a punk, he let the refs to a number on his team tonight without so much as a ****ing tech or ejection.

You mean Eddy Curry, right? ;)

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:20 PM
who wants to see OT! lol

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:21 PM
Woo Hoo a shooting foul

Rain 816
04-24-2012, 10:21 PM
What the **** is Spo waiting to put Pitt back in the game for, triple overtime? ****ing joke of a coach.

And what a punk, he let the refs do a number on his team tonight without so much as a ****ing tech or ejection.

y r u so excited for this meaningless game that means nothing???

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:22 PM
wtf pittman?

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:22 PM
Pittman is the one that gets fouled and the foul goes against him. Rigged.

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:22 PM
So is Miller done cause he was limping?

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:23 PM
****, panthers just lost in ot

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:23 PM
Every call is going the Celtics way.

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:25 PM
its clear spo doesnt want to win this game

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:25 PM
If I ever see Spoelstra on the street, I'm gonna walk right up to him and ***** slap him, only because I know that he won't do anything about it.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:25 PM
:mad:

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:26 PM
rio taking over

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:26 PM
keep fouling boys:clap:

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:27 PM
Good night everyone, I can't stand watching this ***** *** team. Looks like that Chicago game was just an anomaly.

Wade>You
04-24-2012, 10:28 PM
And once again, Erik Spoelstra is exposed without his star players. Great job, Coach.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:28 PM
take pittman out

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:28 PM
Good night everyone, I can't stand watching this ***** *** team. Looks like that Chicago game was just an anomaly.

:facepalm:

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:28 PM
So not only does Pitt foul when he breaths, he travels when he takes the allowed 2 steps.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:33 PM
keep turning it over boys:clap:

sturm
04-24-2012, 10:33 PM
our couching sucks. i doubt now our chance to win this year just becouse of Spo. there is no offensiv scheme.

Mr. Baller
04-24-2012, 10:34 PM
Good night everyone, I can't stand watching this ***** *** team. Looks like that Chicago game was just an anomaly.

Why are you so mad over a meaningless game? I know you love Pittman, but it doesn't matter.

Rain 816
04-24-2012, 10:34 PM
:facepalm:

:laugh2::laugh2: his post were more entertaining then the game

Mr. Baller
04-24-2012, 10:35 PM
Are we really panicking over this game? Of all games to panic this comes in 65th out of all of the games to panic over

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:35 PM
our couching sucks. i doubt now our chance to win this year just becouse of Spo. there is no offensiv scheme.

u mean coaching ? .. no question we just have to rely now on our big three ..it`ll be a big boost if the bench plays better !!

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:36 PM
now okc has hca against us ..

and spurs too ..

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:37 PM
our couching sucks. i doubt now our chance to win this year just becouse of Spo. there is no offensiv scheme.

lol, take a look who is on the floor. Come on...

cole 2-10 4turnovers
howard 2-9 4 turnovers
miller 3-10 5 turnovers

we had 24 turnovers.

not even popovic could get this group to win

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:38 PM
we lose ok ..i wish its playoff now ..so i dont see this scrubs play anymore ..fvck u cole lugo !!!!

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:39 PM
now okc has hca against us ..

and spurs too ..

we didnt have hca in 06 when we won. we had it last year and lost. hca is overrated imo

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:39 PM
Are we really panicking over this game? Of all games to panic this comes in 65th out of all of the games to panic over

I was kind of hoping we would stay at 1 FT attempt:sigh:.

FreakaNashur
04-24-2012, 10:39 PM
we would beat the celtics in the playoffs.

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:39 PM
lets just hope we turn it around on the road ..were bad on the road this year ..

Kimbosliced
04-24-2012, 10:40 PM
Positive note: Pittman looks decent for some low post scoring against the bulls on the second team.

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:40 PM
this game meant nothing. the playoffs cant start soon enough

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:42 PM
I bet the NBA when they scheduled this thought it was doing good having Boston and Miami play. How wrong they were.

Rain 816
04-24-2012, 10:43 PM
i cant wait to blowout our opp. in game 1

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:43 PM
we didnt have hca in 06 when we won. we had it last year and lost. hca is overrated imo

u maybe right but that was when we are down 0-2 ..obviously ,thats not going to happen very often ..but it is what it is ..maybe we steal a game or 2 on the road and we win

Slug3
04-24-2012, 10:44 PM
At least game 2 will be better. Rooting for the Suns.

sturm
04-24-2012, 10:46 PM
cole 2-10 4turnovers
howard 2-9 4 turnovers
miller 3-10 5 turnovers

we had 24 turnovers.:facepalm:

our offense too predictable. just 1 or 2 options thats all. for great coach like Doc its too simple to know. its no surprise that we lost 4th qr.

frustrating :mad:

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:47 PM
u maybe right but that was when we are down 0-2 ..obviously ,thats not going to happen very often ..but it is what it is ..maybe we steal a game or 2 on the road and we win

for sure, we win one of the first two on the road and we are good. just like chicago last year:)

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:47 PM
btw ,u think guys phily or knicks will try to avoid us in the first round ? ..like they will intentionally lose their remaining games ?

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 10:51 PM
btw ,u think guys phily or knicks will try to avoid us in the first round ? ..like they will intentionally lose their remaining games ?

Philly will do whatever it takes to avoid playing us, even if that means collins forfeiting :laugh2: we have a date with the knicks, sunday 3:30. gonna **** those kickerbockers up:cool:

flashwade03
04-24-2012, 10:55 PM
my predictions
1st round vs phily/knicks ..5 games
2nd round vs pacers ..5 games
ecf vs bulls maybe 6 games ..or 7 (honestly)
finals vs spurs ..6 games .. (no disprespect to okc) :D

JNoel
04-24-2012, 11:02 PM
I think we might have tanked this game to secure the 2nd seed to go against pacers/magic in the second round. There was a lot of signs of stupid turnovers and a stagnant offense. Not the most fun game to watch but it was nice to see pittman do pretty well

gotoHcarolina52
04-24-2012, 11:04 PM
@ChrisMannixSI

Shane Battier: "That was one of the worst games I've had to witness. You guys should all shower to get the stink off of you."

justinnum1
04-24-2012, 11:10 PM
yea, that was painful to watch, not even mad, just ****ing painful to watch.

than and the marlins and panthers losing...not a good miami sports day:sigh:


****, the playoffs cant come soon enough. I have a sig bet with a huge knicks homer, will need some help in deciding what he has to wear:D(we will save that for after we shock all the knicks homers, best .500 team in nba history!)

CHANGO
04-25-2012, 01:09 PM
Meh... We give away the game...

4th quarter lineup. (Yeah, when the C's pulled away)

Chalmers
Cole
Harris
Juwan
Pittman

Are you really serious?? LOL :laugh: We could win that replacing Cole, Harris and Juwan for Jones, Battier and Haslem.

xfyre
04-25-2012, 02:46 PM
cant wait for play offs to start