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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #75 on: April 06, 2017, 08:42:36 PM »

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The Smart heat check!
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #76 on: April 06, 2017, 08:43:15 PM »

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Anyone else pretty much ready for this season/iteration of the Celtics to be over? lol I'm about to that point. This team has been so frustrating all season long. Just a total identity shift from last year, for the worse, too.

The attitude may be worse, but the talent is significantly better...and so is the team.
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #77 on: April 06, 2017, 08:43:32 PM »

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Atlanta just matches up so much better than us.

Better hope we don't face them first round.
We got a bunch of shorties all teams match better against us.

Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #78 on: April 06, 2017, 08:43:34 PM »

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down by 8, that sucks.

they have played like crap, that sucks.

they can play better, that's good.

they have lots of time left, that's good.

celtics can win this one.
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #79 on: April 06, 2017, 08:43:35 PM »

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Atlanta just matches up so much better than us.

Better hope we don't face them first round.
It doesn't matter who we face if they play this way it'll be another first round loss
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #80 on: April 06, 2017, 08:43:46 PM »

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Atlanta just matches up so much better than us.

Better hope we don't face them first round.

C's gotta play somebody in the first round.

Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #81 on: April 06, 2017, 08:44:01 PM »

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We are so deadly when Marcus is on. His confidence goes up and the team just looks nastier
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #82 on: April 06, 2017, 08:44:09 PM »

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Smart is such an enigma sometimes. It almost gives me a heart attack every time he jacks up a shot.

Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #83 on: April 06, 2017, 08:44:11 PM »

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Nice end to the quarter. Hitting those 3s will open up the floor...

Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #84 on: April 06, 2017, 08:44:52 PM »

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Brooklyn losing by 13.

Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #85 on: April 06, 2017, 08:45:03 PM »

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Marcus 2 big 3's!

The fact that two surprise Smart 3's is the only thing from this thing being a 14 point game after one quarter is sad.

Our offense is so terrible without IT anymore. He's pretty much going to have to play 45 minutes a game in the playoffs for us to have any chance.

And I have no idea what the hell is wrong with our D. It has just been uncharacteristically terrible all season long, and that should NOT be the case since we only got better defenders in the starting rotation. Just no will or defensive intensity there by our guys. They're freaking entitled.
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #86 on: April 06, 2017, 08:45:07 PM »

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Nets getting crushed at least.

Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #87 on: April 06, 2017, 08:45:56 PM »

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Atlanta just matches up so much better than us.

Better hope we don't face them first round.

C's gotta play somebody in the first round.

But I don't want to lose in the 1st round again.
Once you are labeled 'the best' you want to stay up there, and you can't do it by loafing around.
 
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #88 on: April 06, 2017, 08:46:08 PM »

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Marcus 2 big 3's!

The fact that two surprise Smart 3's is the only thing from this thing being a 14 point game after one quarter is sad.

Our offense is so terrible without IT anymore. He's pretty much going to have to play 45 minutes a game in the playoffs for us to have any chance.

And I have no idea what the hell is wrong with our D. It has just been uncharacteristically terrible all season long, and that should NOT be the case since we only got better defenders in the starting rotation. Just no will or defensive intensity there by our guys. They're freaking entitled.
CBS has to design more plays for brown. the offense does need to diversify a lot more.
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Re: Celtics (50-28) at Hawks (39-38) Game #79 4/6/17
« Reply #89 on: April 06, 2017, 08:46:28 PM »

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Anyone else pretty much ready for this season/iteration of the Celtics to be over? lol I'm about to that point. This team has been so frustrating all season long. Just a total identity shift from last year, for the worse, too.

The attitude may be worse, but the talent is significantly better...and so is the team.

Sure, as evidenced by our record, but without that attitude and intensity, we're going to end up with the same result as last year - a first round loss. The upgrade in talent doesn't justify the downgrade in effort, intensity, and attitude.
Quote from:  Ron Swanson
It's never too early to learn that the government is a greedy piglet that suckles on a taxpayer's teet until they have sore, chapped nipples.