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kdspurman
01-08-2014, 03:33 PM
Wednesday January 9th, 2014




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Location: AT&T Center in San Antonio
Time: 7:00 PM ET
National Television: ESPN



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Location: Air Canada Centre in Canada
Time: 7:00 PM ET



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Location: Philips Arena in Atlanta
Time: 7:30 PM ET



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Location: Barclays Center in Brooklyn
Time: 7:30 PM ET



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Location: New Orleans Arena in New Orleans
Time: 8:00 PM ET



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Location: Toyota Center in Houston
Time: 8:00 PM ET



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Location: Target Center in Minnesota
Time: 9:30 PM ET
National Television: ESPN



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Location: Moda Center in Portland
Time: 10:00 PM ET



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Location: Staples Center in Los Angeles
Time: 10:30 PM ET

leprechaun5
01-08-2014, 03:44 PM
Is Pop resting the starters tonight because of heavy minutes last night ?

I wanna bet on them

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 04:07 PM
Is Pop resting the starters tonight because of heavy minutes last night ?

I wanna bet on them

Not sure yet, but I do know they are off until Sunday after this so it's possible he plays them, just limited minutes since they have 3 days off following this. He actually hasn't rested them all that much this year

SPURSFAN1
01-08-2014, 04:21 PM
Mavs Spurs ESPN tonight

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 04:36 PM
Mavs Spurs ESPN tonight

Thanks, i'll put that in there.

shep33
01-08-2014, 04:55 PM
Is Manu out?

COOLbeans
01-08-2014, 05:07 PM
Warriors and Nets. dubs on a 10 game win streak. With a win tonight that will conclude a 7 game road trip win streak

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 05:17 PM
Is Manu out?

There's a chance he could be, but not sure. Probably won't know till an hour or 2 before tip off

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 05:32 PM
Dubs make it 11:drool:

shep33
01-08-2014, 05:49 PM
There's a chance he could be, but not sure. Probably won't know till an hour or 2 before tip off

Thanks KD :cheers:

Fantasy purposes and all lol

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 05:54 PM
Thanks KD :cheers:

Fantasy purposes and all lol

No problem man.. I hear you, I'm in the same boat lol. Pop usually meets with the media 2 hours before the game so there should be enough time to know and make any adjustments

sunsfan88
01-08-2014, 06:09 PM
Suns vs Minny would have been a good one if Bledsoe wasn't injured.

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 06:46 PM
Manu is out tonight Shep... Precautionary thing

moshy2
01-08-2014, 07:02 PM
Warriors gonna make history tonight

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 08:47 PM
Warriors:drool::drool:

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 08:54 PM
Hey Dubs fans, can we all masturbate in unison? Not in a weird way, it's just the Warriors are that good.

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 08:57 PM
Bogut is so good OMG!

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 08:57 PM
Bogut is perfect for us

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 08:57 PM
Hey Dubs fans, can we all masturbate in unison? Not in a weird way, it's just the Warriors are that good.Exactly.

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 08:58 PM
I cant even tell whos blocking all those shots lol. Lee Iggy Bogut. Block party !

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 08:58 PM
Iggy has a 118 Offensive Rating lmao. Just looked it up after he made that 3

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 08:59 PM
I cant even tell whos blocking all those shots lol. Lee Iggy Bogut. Block party !

Seriously, we blocked like 4 straight possessions or something, that was great. I hope Steph can get hot tonight. His 3 point shooting has been abysmal and a bit disconcerting recently.

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 08:59 PM
Imagine if did not have all those silly turnovers all season long?

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 08:59 PM
50th regular season meeting between Duncan & Dirk tonight

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 09:00 PM
Gotta extend the lead with bench in

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 09:02 PM
Speights thinks hes Rudy Gay LoL. Is there a shot he doesnt like?

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 09:04 PM
When is Ezeli coming back?Speights looks terrible.

tredigs
01-08-2014, 09:07 PM
Another half court heave from Curry to end the 1st quarter. I swear that total ManRam showed yesterday (of 5) has to be light, I feel like I see at least 1 from him ever other game.

I actually thought the Warriors might come out sluggish today, but instead - 61% from the field and 6/8 from 3. OK.

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 09:09 PM
Our bench SUCKS lol. We need Kyle Lowry

John Walls Era
01-08-2014, 09:09 PM
Pistons have one of the best commentators. Most unbiased duo I've heard this year.

John Walls Era
01-08-2014, 09:10 PM
Our bench SUCKS lol. We need Kyle Lowry

You need Jarrett Jack or Jeremy Lin, both guys you had before.

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 09:11 PM
Too many turnovers and bench sucks !

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 09:16 PM
Draymond is playing like hes drunk tonight

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 09:26 PM
When JJ is open you know it's going straight in.

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 09:28 PM
I know I'm dreaming. Bogut gets PULLED by Paul Pierce with both arms so he can't get the lob and there's a no call then Paul Pierce gets an absolute late whistle bailout call that makes our commentators laugh? **** these refs man.

leprechaun5
01-08-2014, 09:37 PM
some vintage paul pierce in this first half .

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 09:39 PM
Warriors should just play their starters 48 minutes lol

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 09:41 PM
some vintage paul pierce in this first half .

You're right, he did get all the ******** calls back in the day.

John Walls Era
01-08-2014, 09:44 PM
Drummond goes for every pump fake and Jonas is just slamming it.

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 09:44 PM
Valanciunas just killed Drummond twice.

Lakers + Giants
01-08-2014, 09:57 PM
How are we up @ Houston? WTF.

C'mon, TANK!

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 09:59 PM
So pop just bear hugged Jeff van gundy during the coaches interview...

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 10:00 PM
How are we up @ Houston? WTF.

C'mon, TANK!

The 2 la teams win today

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:00 PM
Warriors look like **** and so do the nets

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 10:01 PM
What the hell pau his famous yell lol

ManRam
01-08-2014, 10:03 PM
These games kinda suck.

I'm sure GS will make things interesting eventually,tho

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 10:07 PM
I love watching this 2nd unit play

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:14 PM
Nets are doing better than I would have thought.

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:14 PM
Draymond sucks tonight

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 10:19 PM
What a shot by Steph!

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:20 PM
lmao refs are calling too many fouls both ways in the warriors game. at least its consistent lol

ManRam
01-08-2014, 10:21 PM
Draymond sucks tonight

Is that something out of the ordinary?

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:21 PM
Kendall Marshall is an assist machine but still can't shoot.

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:24 PM
Is that something out of the ordinary?

He usually just hustles on D and spots up for threes. Doesn't try to do too much. I see him dribbling a lot today and committing some head scratching fouls.

ManRam
01-08-2014, 10:28 PM
PG kinda cooking right now. Might be too late for Indy. Rare poor defensive effort for them.

tredigs
01-08-2014, 10:28 PM
Is that something out of the ordinary?

Stats seem underwhelming - especially offensively - but he's a very important player. Truly elite iso defender and the best bench player on the team.

Here's hoping the refs lay off the whistle a little bit in Brooklyn. Painful game to watch.

Lakers gonna beat Houston in Houston?

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:31 PM
Joe Johnson and Blatche are doing the heavy lifting for Brooklyn.

PacersForLife
01-08-2014, 10:35 PM
I don't see us pulling this one out, but at least we made the score look decent.

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:37 PM
With the Pacers about to lose it means the Heat will lose tomorrow night.:(

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 10:38 PM
With the Pacers about to lose it means the Heat will lose tomorrow night.:(

How?

PacersForLife
01-08-2014, 10:41 PM
With the Pacers about to lose it means the Heat will lose tomorrow night.:(

Don't see why that would be a bad thing. ;)

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:41 PM
Isn't over the backboard out of bounds?

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:42 PM
How?

It seems like every time the Heat get within one game of them then they lose the next game.

AddiX
01-08-2014, 10:42 PM
This is my first time watching the suns this year. Not really sure what to expect with them or the wolves, but I hope it's a good game.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 10:44 PM
It seems like every time the Heat get within one game of them then they lose the next game.
Ah.but that is a good thing because then the knicks can pass our teams

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:45 PM
Ah.but that is a good thing because then the knicks can pass our teams

True, True

The Nets are shooting too many three's.

D-Leethal
01-08-2014, 10:46 PM
LMFAO, Spike is courtside at the Nets game yelling at the refs for not calling a double dribble on the Nets.

D-Leethal
01-08-2014, 10:46 PM
I can't wait to watch the Suns after this game. Wish Bledsoe was playing.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 10:50 PM
True, True

The Nets are shooting too many three's.

The nets as well have to win

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 10:50 PM
Are you kidding me right now????how is that call made?

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:50 PM
How is that a foul on Steph?

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:50 PM
Wow that was a terrible call. Livingston pushed off

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 10:51 PM
Are you kidding me right now????how is that call made?
Lol that was a terrible call

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:52 PM
Game far from over still

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:52 PM
No rhytmn to the game whatsoever lol

Pittz
01-08-2014, 10:52 PM
I hope this Warriors/Nets game goes to OT.

WARRIORS@GR
01-08-2014, 10:52 PM
What a ****in robbery

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 10:54 PM
Still plenty of time for the Dubs to go for two unless it's a wide open look.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 10:54 PM
Ak47. that scarecrow looking mofo

Pittz
01-08-2014, 10:56 PM
Curry :(

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 10:58 PM
If Curry knocked that down woulda been amazing

mavwar53
01-08-2014, 10:59 PM
Refs a damn joke in the warriors game

zn23
01-08-2014, 10:59 PM
Iggy had a brutal game, but the Warriors bench is really struggling. They need someone like Jarrett Jack to come off the bench.

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 10:59 PM
Curry got armed in the back of the head. We got robbed in this one. In my books we made NBA history.

Pittz
01-08-2014, 11:00 PM
Curry got armed in the back of the head. We got robbed in this one. In my books we made NBA history.

Game's not over. Nets miss one, Warriors got a good chance still.

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 11:00 PM
Not only the **** in the **** call on Curry but this whole game, I guarantee one of those refs was against the Warriors making history. This is some ********. Jordan Player of the Game: Ref 3!!!!!

D-Leethal
01-08-2014, 11:01 PM
I am watching the game as an unbiased fan (biased against the Nets actually) and I have not seen one thing that screams "robbery" when it comes to the officiating.

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:01 PM
Rockets are getting revenge.

Pittz
01-08-2014, 11:04 PM
****, on the line :(

Pittz
01-08-2014, 11:05 PM
I think the refs have been brutal, but it's gone both ways.

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 11:07 PM
Joe Jesus hitting some clutch FT's.

tredigs
01-08-2014, 11:07 PM
FT shooting, turnovers and ghost bench; Tri-fecta of Warriors weaknesses tonight. 7th road game in a row on a b2b didn't help, and yeah there was home cooking on a few fouls. Come on back to bay fellas, hell of a trip.

kdspurman
01-08-2014, 11:07 PM
Mark Jackson looks crushed

zn23
01-08-2014, 11:08 PM
Warriors bench got outscored 36-17

VinceCarter
01-08-2014, 11:09 PM
Joe Jesus!

nastynice
01-08-2014, 11:09 PM
how bout brooklyn? disappointing loss for the dubs, but gotta give it up

WES KOAST
01-08-2014, 11:10 PM
nets beat some top teams.

thought lakers were gonna blow out the rox...guess not from a team that plays offense on both ends

sf-fanatic
01-08-2014, 11:10 PM
Refs werent bad. A lot of calls on both sides that slowed down the game. Only real bad call was the 5th foul on Curry. And that call might have been the call that gave the Nets some momentum.

nastynice
01-08-2014, 11:10 PM
Iggy had a brutal game, but the Warriors bench is really struggling. They need someone like Jarrett Jack to come off the bench.

don't remind me :(

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:11 PM
Now that was a very good game.

leprechaun5
01-08-2014, 11:11 PM
Kirilenko and KG were amazing tonight ,those 2 can do wonders on defense .Healthy Nets are a solid ,solid team .

zn23
01-08-2014, 11:11 PM
Nets on a 4 game winning streak.

tredigs
01-08-2014, 11:12 PM
Warriors bench got outscored 36-17

Pretty good game for them!

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:13 PM
That goodness we lost tonight.

B'sCeltsPatsSox
01-08-2014, 11:13 PM
Nets would be in the playoffs if they were to begin today...

tredigs
01-08-2014, 11:16 PM
Greatest circus shot ever by Kaman.

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 11:17 PM
Refs werent bad. A lot of calls on both sides that slowed down the game. Only real bad call was the 5th foul on Curry. And that call might have been the call that gave the Nets some momentum.

Speaking my true feelings right here. When I'm mad every foul is bad. There were some bad calls. Two that really confused me: The late whistle on the Pierce dunk attempt, and then the Curry one, which could easily be the reason they pulled it out.

ThaDubs
01-08-2014, 11:18 PM
Nets would be in the playoffs if they were to begin today...

Lol

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:20 PM
What is the Pistons problem coaching or what?

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:22 PM
Lol hack a Dwight in effect

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:23 PM
Dwight is horrible at free throws

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:23 PM
7-20

ManRam
01-08-2014, 11:23 PM
Seeing Baby juxtaposed with LMA is sickening.

AddiX
01-08-2014, 11:23 PM
I am watching the game as an unbiased fan (biased against the Nets actually) and I have not seen one thing that screams "robbery" when it comes to the officiating.

Steph is so soft, when he's touched in anyway warriors fans defend him like a man defends his girlfriend.

And no, I'm not saying steph sucks by any means, but he's soft as baby ****.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:24 PM
Dwight is horrible at free throws
The Lakers don't even capitalize on the misses

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:24 PM
I hope the Magic shock the world.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:26 PM
I hope the Magic shock the world.
What are the odds of the blazers dropping two straight against sub. 500 teams

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:27 PM
The Lakers don't even capitalize on the misses

Haha no we don't. If we had a good team, we could have dropped this lead in half at least lol

Glad that we're losing though. The tank is working like a charm right now

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:28 PM
Harden dominated us tonight. It does make me happy that Dwight played horrible though

Can't stand that guy

KniCks4LiFe
01-08-2014, 11:29 PM
Kidd is becoming a coach. I called it.

Asik's better
01-08-2014, 11:31 PM
Glad Dmo played half decent, might trick a team into trading for him

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:31 PM
Haha no we don't. If we had a good team, we could have dropped this lead in half at least lol

Glad that we're losing though. The tank is working like a charm right now

Lol true now for the other la team to win

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:33 PM
This needs to be the Celtics last loss for awhile if they lose.

blahblahyoutoo
01-08-2014, 11:34 PM
no foul plumlee. sit ur *** back down.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:39 PM
This needs to be the Celtics last loss for awhile if they lose.
Um.they still travel to the bay area and then Portland

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:40 PM
Way to fight back Magic

leprechaun5
01-08-2014, 11:40 PM
Twolves need to win this one ...

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:42 PM
Lol true now for the other la team to win

Yeah, the Clips should kill us Friday.

In fact, I see us winning 1... maybe 2 games the rest of this month.

ManRam
01-08-2014, 11:43 PM
Our starters have been more or less competitive far more often than not. The bench has been our downfall, but they're keeping us in it this time around. I rarely root for wins, but I'm in the mood for one tonight.


Doron Lamb finally getting minutes. He did earn a few after the last game...but sure enough, he's reinforcing my belief that he's a bottom-5 player in the league.

WES KOAST
01-08-2014, 11:44 PM
no foul plumlee. sit ur *** back down.

plum more than holding his own

tredigs
01-08-2014, 11:44 PM
Love + Pek 3-20 going into half...

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:44 PM
Um.they still travel to the bay area and then Portland

You gotta believe!

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:45 PM
Yeah, the Clips should kill us Friday.

In fact, I see us winning 1... maybe 2 games the rest of this month.
Lol it looks like we have the same out look our teams when it comes to only winning like 1 game. also I have we lose against you guys later this month

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:46 PM
You gotta believe!

Yea that we don't win a game the rest of the year lol

blahblahyoutoo
01-08-2014, 11:46 PM
plum more than holding his own

no hate on the guy. i think he's a solid player. just on that play, pek went straight up and he wanted a call.

ManRam
01-08-2014, 11:47 PM
Love + Pek 3-20 going into half...

It's times like this where it would be really nice if Ricky Rubio was even just a slightly-below-average scorer.

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:47 PM
Lol it looks like we have the same out look our teams when it comes to only winning like 1 game. also I have we lose against you guys later this month

God... even the Celtics and Lakers are competitive when it comes to tanking :laugh:

Although things are gloomy now, I expect both these franchises to be back on their feet soon

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:48 PM
It's times like this where it would be really nice if Ricky Rubio was even just a slightly-below-average scorer.

The wolves should look into trying to aquire Jordan Crawford.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:50 PM
God... even the Celtics and Lakers are competitive when it comes to tanking :laugh:

Although things are gloomy now, I expect both these franchises to be back on their feet soon

If all goes well this Draft yes it can. and it begins possibly down 20 in a couple of minutes

ManRam
01-08-2014, 11:50 PM
Portland's defense <<<<

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:52 PM
Portland's defense <<<<

How is Oladipo playing?

leprechaun5
01-08-2014, 11:53 PM
The word "Passing" doesn't exist in Bradley's vocabulary ,I can't stand him lately .

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:53 PM
Still boggles the mind that the Cavs didn't take Oladipo.

Waiters can easily be traded.

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:54 PM
The word "Passing" doesn't exist in Bradley's vocabulary ,I can't stand him lately .
We don't have to worry to much after this season

NBA_Starter
01-08-2014, 11:54 PM
Still boggles the mind that the Cavs didn't take Oladipo.

Waiters can easily be traded.

Same here :pity:

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:55 PM
Still boggles the mind that the Cavs didn't take Oladipo.

Waiters can easily be traded.
Oladipo with deng on defense

celtics 34
01-08-2014, 11:56 PM
Portland's defense <<<<
I hope the magic can pull off a upset tonight

shep33
01-08-2014, 11:58 PM
Oladipo with deng on defense

Yeah, and they could've gotten something decent for Waiters too.

ManRam
01-09-2014, 12:00 AM
How is Oladipo playing?

Better than usual, which means little. Even for someone who wasn't too high on him he's been a bit of a let down thus far. Hit an open three and got two more buckets right at the rim, both of which were pretty nifty. He shows flashes, just sooo inconsistent, and not very refined.

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 12:01 AM
Why don't the Celtics sit out sullinger a couple of games that hand injury looks like is bugging him

ManRam
01-09-2014, 12:02 AM
Oladipo with deng on defense

Dipo, sadly, has been no better than even Waiters this year

WES KOAST
01-09-2014, 12:04 AM
Still boggles the mind that the Cavs didn't take Oladipo.

Waiters can easily be traded.

cavs not taking oladipo epic fail

shep33
01-09-2014, 12:06 AM
Dipo, sadly, has been no better than even Waiters this year

I think playing with Kyrie and playing under Brown's defensive scheme could've helped him, and again, Oladipo is still a rook with Waiters being in his 2nd year.

Also rumors about Waiters and Kyrie not getting along.

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 12:08 AM
I think playing with Kyrie and playing under Brown's defensive scheme could've helped him, and again, Oladipo is still a rook with Waiters being in his 2nd year.

Also rumors about Waiters and Kyrie not getting along.

The thing with Oladipo is he is undersized though no?

D-Leethal
01-09-2014, 12:09 AM
Dipo, sadly, has been no better than even Waiters this year

As someone who watches him nightly do you think he has top 5 Iggy/George type defensive potential?

shep33
01-09-2014, 12:14 AM
The thing with Oladipo is he is undersized though no?

I think he and Waiters are the exact same height. Both listed at 6'4

shep33
01-09-2014, 12:15 AM
Gotta say, Miles Plumlee is playing really well this season

ManRam
01-09-2014, 12:16 AM
As someone who watches him nightly do you think he has top 5 Iggy/George type defensive potential?

I'm not comfortable suggesting something that bold. Top-5 type defensive potential is pretty lofty. He really gets on and hounds the guys he's guarding, and obviously has some very good defensive tools...but rarely do I notice myself sitting back and being like "wow, his defense!!". My concerns with him have always been offensively, so that's what I pay attention to the most. So, I actually admittedly don't really have a solid conclusion for you. It's something I need to pay more attention to.

I guess subconsciously I'm just not worried about it so I don't pay attention to it...rather am worried about Vucci, Tobias and Harkless' defense. Vucci especially...he's about all I focus on when they're on D. I'm terrified of his defense down the road.

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 12:17 AM
I think he and Waiters are the exact same height. Both listed at 6'4
I thought Oladipo was like 6'2

ManRam
01-09-2014, 12:22 AM
The thing with Oladipo is he is undersized though no?

Just under 6-4. Listed as 6-4. For a PG, that's obviously more than enough. For SG it's fine too. Wade's listed at 6-4, but everyone says he's shorter. If he's undersized, it's not to a detrimental level.

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 12:27 AM
Who is Aldridge matched up against

sunsfan88
01-09-2014, 12:30 AM
Minnesota gets away with so many calls holy crap.

D-Leethal
01-09-2014, 12:30 AM
I'm not comfortable suggesting something that bold. Top-5 type defensive potential is pretty lofty. He really gets on and hounds the guys he's guarding, and obviously has some very good defensive tools...but rarely do I notice myself sitting back and being like "wow, his defense!!". My concerns with him have always been offensively, so that's what I pay attention to the most. So, I actually admittedly don't really have a solid conclusion for you. It's something I need to pay more attention to.

I guess subconsciously I'm just not worried about it so I don't pay attention to it...rather am worried about Vucci, Tobias and Harkless' defense. Vucci especially...he's about all I focus on when they're on D. I'm terrified of his defense down the road.

Its tough to shine on D without a great defense around you. Pretty much impossible, actually, for a guard. I see what your saying - I'm usually focused on the interior D during the bulk of the games too.

D-Leethal
01-09-2014, 12:31 AM
Minny's crowd sounded like they just lost the lead and went down 5 instead of gained the lead and went up 5.

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 12:34 AM
Lillard and Matthews are struggling shooting

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 12:38 AM
What the help clippers come on now make this a blowout here

Theyhateme459
01-09-2014, 01:10 AM
Dragic is putting in work tonight trying to will the suns to victory... I'm not sure how this game got this close again.

Theyhateme459
01-09-2014, 01:11 AM
Rubio Rubio Rubio.... Smh

KniCks4LiFe
01-09-2014, 01:14 AM
how did he hit that?

Theyhateme459
01-09-2014, 01:14 AM
And the t-wolves blow another sure W.

blahblahyoutoo
01-09-2014, 01:14 AM
rubio lost that one for them. wow.

and that was an ugly shot by kmart.

sunsfan88
01-09-2014, 01:15 AM
Lets gooo!!!!!!!!!! Suns baby!!!

AddiX
01-09-2014, 01:16 AM
Not surprised minny lost a close game, it's what they do, it's what they've always done. Rubio and love cannot close out games.

People try telling me these guys are stats and future stars. Give it up already, it isn't happening.

leprechaun5
01-09-2014, 01:16 AM
I feel bad for twolves fans , that sucks man ,just awful .

sunsfan88
01-09-2014, 01:16 AM
How can people say that Dragic doesn't deserve to be an All Star? Seriously? Him, Curry, Lillard, Harden and Parker all should make it with Westbrook and Kobe out due to injury.

Avenged
01-09-2014, 01:16 AM
The wolves are turrible in crunch time llullz

Duncan = Donkey
01-09-2014, 01:18 AM
how we won that i dont know, we played like crap and minnesota just gave us the game at the end.

Theyhateme459
01-09-2014, 01:19 AM
I didn't think that was a bad look... Thought Martin should have made that.

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 01:19 AM
Not surprised minny lost a close game, it's what they do, it's what they've always done. Rubio and love cannot close out games.

People try telling me these guys are stats and future stars. Give it up already, it isn't happening.

Love is a star. This is only the second or third bad game he's had all season. He's pretty consistent.

Rubio is trash. So ****ing annoyed at this bum. What's the point of driving into the lane if everyone knows you're just going to pass it out? ****ing bum. We need to trade this scrub.

sunsfan88
01-09-2014, 01:19 AM
I feel bad for twolves fans , that sucks man ,just awful .

I don't feel bad for them. This game was only close cause the officiating was absolute crap. Suns would have destroyed them if the refs called a decent game.

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 01:20 AM
how we won that i dont know

You don't have Rubio on your team, that's how you won.

shep33
01-09-2014, 01:22 AM
Okay, I don't know if this is true necessarily, but has anybody noticed that when CP3 isn't playing, Blake throws down more vicious dunks?

Duncan = Donkey
01-09-2014, 01:22 AM
I don't feel bad for them. This game was only close cause the officiating was absolute crap. Suns would have destroyed them if the refs called a decent game.

That's harsh, officiating was bad on both sides.

Theyhateme459
01-09-2014, 01:25 AM
Love is a star. This is only the second or third bad game he's had all season. He's pretty consistent.

Rubio is trash. So ****ing annoyed at this bum. What's the point of driving into the lane if everyone knows you're just going to pass it out? ****ing bum. We need to trade this scrub.

I'm not gonna call him trash, but he is nba pg challenged. With a upgrade to a consistent pg I really think this team would have at least 5 more wins. Watching t-wolves games I just feel he's holding the team back now.

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 01:27 AM
I'm not gonna call him trash, but he is nba pg challenged. With a upgrade to a consistent pg I really think this team would have at least 5 more wins. Watching t-wolves games I just feel he's holding the team back now.

I agree. He has the worst shot I've ever seen. He's been a pro since 14...how has he not learned to shoot? So irritating. I hate him even more because he's going to be the reason Love leaves us after next year.

AddiX
01-09-2014, 01:30 AM
Love is a star. This is only the second or third bad game he's had all season. He's pretty consistent.

Rubio is trash. So ****ing annoyed at this bum. What's the point of driving into the lane if everyone knows you're just going to pass it out? ****ing bum. We need to trade this scrub.

Last time I had this conversation with minny fans they were 3-0 and we had a long debate here about love. And time always proves me right about Minnesota Timberwolves.

Love is a productive player with no go to moves, he offers them nothing in closing minutes of games on offense or defense, that is not a superstar. That's why they lose close games almost always.

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 01:35 AM
Wow really lol that's a flagrant

Cracka2HI!
01-09-2014, 01:35 AM
Okay, I don't know if this is true necessarily, but has anybody noticed that when CP3 isn't playing, Blake throws down more vicious dunks?

I'm not sure if I've noticed that but that was among his best! That may be his favorite because he hates Humphries. Humphries was still and NBA caliber big when Blake came in the league and gave Blake a lot trouble.

shep33
01-09-2014, 01:36 AM
The Wolves should trade Rubio, maybe if Denver blows it up they can steal someone like Lawson or something

Cracka2HI!
01-09-2014, 01:36 AM
Wow really lol that's a flagrant

Shouldn't have been a flagrant.

Avenged
01-09-2014, 01:38 AM
Last time I had this conversation with minny fans they were 3-0 and we had a long debate here about love. And time always proves me right about Minnesota Timberwolves.

Love is a productive player with no go to moves, he offers them nothing in closing minutes of games on offense or defense, that is not a superstar. That's why they lose close games almost always.

Yup. Love is good and everything but a true superstar finds ways to win in closing minutes no matter what. Not to discredit him or anything but he needs to add that one part and that's it.

Theyhateme459
01-09-2014, 01:39 AM
The Wolves should trade Rubio, maybe if Denver blows it up they can steal someone like Lawson or something

Honestly, I think minny should even settle for a grievous Vasquez... Hopefully they can bring in a pg or draft one.

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 01:41 AM
Last time I had this conversation with minny fans they were 3-0 and we had a long debate here about love. And time always proves me right about Minnesota Timberwolves.

Love is a productive player with no go to moves, he offers them nothing in closing minutes of games on offense or defense, that is not a superstar. That's why they lose close games almost always.

Do you lack reading comprehension? I said star. Not superstar. There's a difference. And until he leads our team to a respectable record, and a shot at a title, I won't consider him a superstar.

Theyhateme459
01-09-2014, 01:42 AM
Yup. Love is good and everything but a true superstar finds ways to win in closing minutes no matter what. Not to discredit him or anything but he needs to add that one part and that's it.

But it's hard closing out games when your a pf a teams don't respect the perimeter players and your pg makes bad decisions and teams know he doesn't want the shot. My opinion

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 01:42 AM
Honestly, I think minny should even settle for a grievous Vasquez... Hopefully they can bring in a pg or draft one.

I'd still prefer Rubio or Vasquez.

We can't draft PG. We could have Trey Burke right now, instead, we have Shabazz....we suck at drafting.

sunsfan88
01-09-2014, 01:47 AM
Here's what explains the TimberWolves the best:

http://i42.tinypic.com/21oa7gp.gif

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 01:47 AM
I'd still prefer Rubio or Vasquez.

We can't draft PG. We could have Trey Burke right now, instead, we have Shabazz....we suck at drafting.
Burke would have been good for minny

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 01:49 AM
Here's what explains the TimberWolves the best:

http://i42.tinypic.com/21oa7gp.gif

So clever.

leprechaun5
01-09-2014, 01:53 AM
Rubio needs to be traded , Adelman needs to be fired .

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 02:02 AM
Rubio needs to be traded , Adelman needs to be fired .

I'd love George Karl.

WES KOAST
01-09-2014, 02:04 AM
Yup. Love is good and everything but a true superstar finds ways to win in closing minutes no matter what. Not to discredit him or anything but he needs to add that one part and that's it.

u can add cp3 to the list by ur definition

shep33
01-09-2014, 02:05 AM
Honestly, I think minny should even settle for a grievous Vasquez... Hopefully they can bring in a pg or draft one.

Yeah, I mean if they throw in a draft pick with Rubio I think they can get something nice.

But who knows... I honestly don't even know what Rubio's trade value is anymore. He basically was off limits his first two years, but now, I think GM's understand that his ceiling isn't as high as it once was.

WES KOAST
01-09-2014, 02:06 AM
this is stupid, suns had no bizness winning that game. love was off tonite. if he scored 40/25, the twolves would've won by 30

WES KOAST
01-09-2014, 02:07 AM
I'd love George Karl.

no. what u should've done was taken the blue pill

celtics 34
01-09-2014, 02:10 AM
Lol Celtics no quit.even though I want them to lose that was a foul on Blake there

Avenged
01-09-2014, 02:12 AM
u can add cp3 to the list by ur definition

Hmm yeah sorry not finding the similarities

WES KOAST
01-09-2014, 02:15 AM
Burke would have been good for minny

cj McCollum would've been even better

Tony_Starks
01-09-2014, 03:10 AM
Last time I had this conversation with minny fans they were 3-0 and we had a long debate here about love. And time always proves me right about Minnesota Timberwolves.

Love is a productive player with no go to moves, he offers them nothing in closing minutes of games on offense or defense, that is not a superstar. That's why they lose close games almost always.

Agree 100%. Only place I want Love is on my fantasy team...

sunsfan88
01-09-2014, 04:27 AM
this is stupid, suns had no bizness winning that game. love was off tonite. if he scored 40/25, the twolves would've won by 30
Shoulda, woulda, coulda.

Clippersfan86
01-09-2014, 04:50 AM
Griffin with 29/8/6/2. His skillset showing today was scary good. Was essentially playing Point Foward. More impressive than the Humphries poster IMO were the 50 foot assist for a DJ dunk, 22 foot fadeaway in Jeff Green's face and the 15 foot hook shot.

Red_Pill
01-09-2014, 04:42 PM
Agree 100%. Only place I want Love is on my fantasy team...

Yes, you totally wouldn't want him as a second option on your team of choice :rolleyes: