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The Savior
« on: January 28, 2013, 02:36:43 PM »

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10.6 ppg 9.4 rpg 2.4 spg 4.3 bpg

We start tanking now, get some much due luck, get Noel to put next to Sully for the front court of the future

Re: The Savior
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2013, 02:38:21 PM »

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And what happens if lady luck isnt on the Celtics' side?

Then what?


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Re: The Savior
« Reply #2 on: January 28, 2013, 02:38:54 PM »

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What the heck is ging on with this recent trend of people going back to the early 90's high-top fade?

What's next, mullets?
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Re: The Savior
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2013, 02:42:09 PM »

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We should just go get that Charlotte lottery pick. Didn't some guru suggest Jordan trade it?

Re: The Savior
« Reply #4 on: January 28, 2013, 02:42:29 PM »

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What the heck is ging on with this recent trend of people going back to the early 90's high-top fade?

What's next, mullets?

I know, the Kid N Play look is horrendous. I want to pin these guys down and shave their heads.
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Re: The Savior
« Reply #5 on: January 28, 2013, 02:45:49 PM »

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And what happens if lady luck isnt on the Celtics' side?

Then what?

Then you hope we get lucky the next time, either way we need to start building young assets. Remember even the KG era started with high picks(tanking) and smart drafting.

Re: The Savior
« Reply #6 on: January 28, 2013, 02:48:31 PM »

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I don't think the C's can realistically expect to lose enough games to be in the running for a top draft pick this season. They already have 20 wins. They are likely to win at least 10 more even if they blow up the roster. So looking at a 30 win season and a pick that is likely in the second half of the lottery in the #8 to #12 range.

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« Reply #7 on: January 28, 2013, 02:49:18 PM »

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What the heck is ging on with this recent trend of people going back to the early 90's high-top fade?

What's next, mullets?

It gets worse.


Re: The Savior
« Reply #8 on: January 28, 2013, 02:51:17 PM »

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I actually like the high top fade and totally prefer it to the cornrow era.


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Re: The Savior
« Reply #9 on: January 28, 2013, 02:53:58 PM »

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I don't think the C's can realistically expect to lose enough games to be in the running for a top draft pick this season. They already have 20 wins. They are likely to win at least 10 more even if they blow up the roster. So looking at a 30 win season and a pick that is likely in the second half of the lottery in the #8 to #12 range.
It'd have to be a crazy lucky draw, similar to what the Bulls got.

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« Reply #10 on: January 28, 2013, 03:05:04 PM »

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More likely we end up with somebody like this:



Project.  Not a savior.

Still, I'd rather get an asset in the late lottery than a first round pummeling, but it is what it is.
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« Reply #11 on: January 28, 2013, 03:20:51 PM »

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And what happens if lady luck isnt on the Celtics' side?

Then what?

Well, if we end up with someone other than Noel, then many luck is on our side. 

He is not a terrible prospect, but as a top 3 pick?  No thanks.  He looks much closer to Tyrus Thomas than to Anthony Davis or KG. 

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« Reply #12 on: January 28, 2013, 03:54:31 PM »

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Nerlens Noel at center
SUlly at PF
Jeff Green at SF
Avery Bradley at SG
Rajon Rondo at PG

Good looking young team of the future..i say a 55 win team

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« Reply #13 on: January 28, 2013, 03:54:59 PM »

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Is there much difference this year between the #11 pick and the #16?
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« Reply #14 on: January 28, 2013, 04:05:03 PM »

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More likely we end up with somebody like this:



Project.  Not a savior.

Still, I'd rather get an asset in the late lottery than a first round pummeling, but it is what it is.


Pho, I'm with you....too bad the Cs brass want sellouts the rest of the year and two playoff games at home.

Who knows, we get a decent Big (yah, I'm dreamin') we make a run...never know...odds against us, tho.