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Offline johnnygreen

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Since this is fantasy land, I want to see someone special play in a Celtics uniform for once.

C - Kevin McHale
PF- Len Bias
SF - Paul Pierce
SG - Ray Allen
PG - Dennis Johnson

6th man - Reggie Lewis

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Bill Walton
McHale
Dennis Johnson
Rondo
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PG - Shammond Williams
SG - Ricky Davis
SF - Jiri Welsch
PF - Vin Baker
C - Dwayne Schintzus

With Brad coaching and a few hours sobriety they just might steal a game.

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If I added Cowens and McHale to the no-can-use list...

C - Parish
PF - Maxwell
SF - Pierce
SG - Lewis
PG - DJ

...would a team like that be able to take down CLE/GS?
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Offline KG Living Legend

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 How about I totally disregard your rules and go with.

 Bill Russell
 Garnett
 Larry BirdMan
 Paul Pierce
 Rondo

 Bench

 Chief
 McHale
 Len Bias
 Hondo
 Tiny Archibald

 Cousy and Heinson to round out the bench

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Dennis Johnson / Isaiah Thomas / Nate Archibald
Ray Allen / Sam Jones
Paul Pierce / Reggie Lewis
Kevin McHale / Paul Silas
Dave Cowens / Robert Parish / Bill Walton
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PG: JoJo White
SG: Ray Allen
SF: Paul Pierce
PF: Kevin McHale
C: Dave Cowens
With a bench of:
PG: 08 Rondo
SG: Danny Ainge (early 80s)
SF: 08 James Posey
PF: 12 Brandon Bass
C: 08 PJ Brown
Would absolutely kill those superteams and is a realistic one (fits the cap)
« Last Edit: May 30, 2017, 09:03:49 AM by Somebody »

Offline Celtics4ever

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KG. McHale, Pierce, IT, DJ would floor them.  I would take Cowens, Parrish, Ray Allen, Rondo and Jo Jo to round out the rotation and my end of the bench would be Cedric and Silas.

Offline Boris Badenov

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Cowens
McHale
Pierce
Lewis
DJ

I'm surprised more people aren't picking DJ. With him, Reggie, and Pierce you would have all the pieces to cover shooters and switch at the 1/2/3.

I think (young) McHale on Lebron is a good matchup too. Barkley said McHale was the best player he ever faced, and young Barkley is pretty similar physically to Lebron now, as much as anyone could be.


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Since this is fantasy land, I want to see someone special play in a Celtics uniform for once.

C - Kevin McHale
PF- Len Bias
SF - Paul Pierce
SG - Ray Allen
PG - Dennis Johnson

6th man - Reggie Lewis
3 of those guys are no longer with us..RIP

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Cowens
McHale
Pierce
Lewis
DJ

I'm surprised more people aren't picking DJ. With him, Reggie, and Pierce you would have all the pieces to cover shooters and switch at the 1/2/3.

I think (young) McHale on Lebron is a good matchup too. Barkley said McHale was the best player he ever faced, and young Barkley is pretty similar physically to Lebron now, as much as anyone could be.

Yeah, McHale frequently guarded Dr. J. He'd be another body to throw at Lebron.


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How are people sleeping on Reggie??

Long, athletic, excellent defender (ask Jordan), long/midrange/driver, he was before his time.  He'd be great today.