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Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #810 on: April 21, 2018, 07:00:19 PM »

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Is NO really good, or POR really bad?

I am looking forward to a GSW and NO series.  Not sure NO has a shot, but it will be fun to see this.

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #811 on: April 21, 2018, 07:04:07 PM »

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Is NO really good, or POR really bad?

And what does all this say about Demarcus Cousins?
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Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #812 on: April 21, 2018, 07:04:44 PM »

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Is NO really good, or POR really bad?

And what does all this say about Demarcus Cousins?

I know it can't be as simple as addition by subtraction right?

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #813 on: April 21, 2018, 07:09:43 PM »

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Bummer Miami couldn't pull out the win today.

I've been rooting for Miami because it would have been nice to see them upset the media darling Sixers.  I just don't like that team, or their arrogant fans (especially all the closet Sixers fans on this site).  Also, I always have liked watching Wade, so seeing him make one last playoff run would have been cool

Oh well, looks like we'll have to listen to more pathetic Sixers hype for a while.

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #814 on: April 21, 2018, 07:10:11 PM »

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Is NO really good, or POR really bad?

And what does all this say about Demarcus Cousins?

I know it can't be as simple as addition by subtraction right?

It could also be that Nikola Mirotic fits seamlessly on the team.

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #815 on: April 21, 2018, 07:23:55 PM »

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Is NO really good, or POR really bad?

And what does all this say about Demarcus Cousins?

I know it can't be as simple as addition by subtraction right?

It could also be that Nikola Mirotic fits seamlessly on the team.

He does.  And more of the offense goes thru Rondo/Jrue with Cousins out.
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Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #816 on: April 21, 2018, 07:27:03 PM »

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Is NO really good, or POR really bad?

And what does all this say about Demarcus Cousins?

I know it can't be as simple as addition by subtraction right?

It could also be that Nikola Mirotic fits seamlessly on the team.

He does.  And more of the offense goes thru Rondo/Jrue with Cousins out.
And Davis is forced to play more center on defense. 

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #817 on: April 21, 2018, 07:27:15 PM »

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don't look now but here come POR...down to a 2 point lead.
nice effort / push by the blazers..

but there goes AD for a 3....he has dropped 41 on them.

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #818 on: April 21, 2018, 07:28:15 PM »

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Is NO really good, or POR really bad?

And what does all this say about Demarcus Cousins?

I know it can't be as simple as addition by subtraction right?

It could also be that Nikola Mirotic fits seamlessly on the team.

It actually can be a mix of both things at the same time.

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #819 on: April 21, 2018, 07:36:13 PM »

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I think Davis has scored 14 points in the last 9 minutes of the game.

I guess the big man era ain't over yet.

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #820 on: April 21, 2018, 07:37:34 PM »

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Bummer Miami couldn't pull out the win today.

I've been rooting for Miami because it would have been nice to see them upset the media darling Sixers.  I just don't like that team, or their arrogant fans (especially all the closet Sixers fans on this site).  Also, I always have liked watching Wade, so seeing him make one last playoff run would have been cool

Oh well, looks like we'll have to listen to more pathetic Sixers hype for a while.
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Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #821 on: April 21, 2018, 07:43:50 PM »

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it is all two guys on the Pelicans
AD has 45 and Holiday has 41 wow

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #822 on: April 21, 2018, 07:46:02 PM »

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And it's over. 

I don't think anybody saw that coming. 

Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #823 on: April 21, 2018, 07:46:19 PM »

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Welp, as far-fetched as they already were, this series sweep should pretty much put the kibosh on any further AD to Boston posts. Fair or not, he’s going anywhere now, not that he ever really was.
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Re: NBA 2018 Playoffs Thread
« Reply #824 on: April 21, 2018, 08:01:52 PM »

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Bummer Miami couldn't pull out the win today.

I've been rooting for Miami because it would have been nice to see them upset the media darling Sixers.  I just don't like that team, or their arrogant fans (especially all the closet Sixers fans on this site).  Also, I always have liked watching Wade, so seeing him make one last playoff run would have been cool

Oh well, looks like we'll have to listen to more pathetic Sixers hype for a while.
The Sixers fans on this site aren't closet fans. They've come out of the closet and shown themselves to be full fledged Sixer fans, over and over again.

There are a lot of people who went all-in arguing in favor of The Process when things were bad in Philly who are now very invested in their success.

The Process does seem to have worked out. They have two superstar players and several quality supporting pieces and they'll probably add a major free agent this summer (Paul George?).

Of course the Celts are in arguably just as good a position and only sucked for one season.
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