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Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1050 on: September 24, 2022, 10:20:22 AM »

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I think it is safe to say that Crowder wants out of Phoenix

What is his problem, issue?  Why does he want out?  He is the starting PF/Swing on a championship contending team, getting good minutes.  Is his issue with the owner and that whole thing?  Seems like that was dealt with and he is selling the team.

No, his issue is that he feels he should be guaranteed a starting role and doesn’t want a younger player passing him.  This is why he got cranky in Boston before he was traded (Tatum and Brown were both expected to pass him on the depth chart).  He’s been on the block all summer for this reason, and it’s why he’d have been a bad fit here.

Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1051 on: September 24, 2022, 11:47:39 AM »

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Wow, 19th season for Iggy. Iggy returning to GSW. I did not realize he was 18 seasons into his career already. He has been around a long time.

He has had a great career. I love how he plays; team first all the way.

Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1052 on: September 24, 2022, 01:31:50 PM »

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Adrian Wojnarowski: New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum has agreed on a two-year, $64 million extension that’ll take him through 2025-2026, his agent Sam Goldfeder of @Excelbasketball tells ESPN. New deal ties McCollum to Pels for four years and $133M. – via Twitter wojespn


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« Reply #1053 on: September 24, 2022, 01:36:31 PM »

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I think it is safe to say that Crowder wants out of Phoenix

What is his problem, issue?  Why does he want out?  He is the starting PF/Swing on a championship contending team, getting good minutes.  Is his issue with the owner and that whole thing?  Seems like that was dealt with and he is selling the team.

No, his issue is that he feels he should be guaranteed a starting role and doesn’t want a younger player passing him.  This is why he got cranky in Boston before he was traded (Tatum and Brown were both expected to pass him on the depth chart).  He’s been on the block all summer for this reason, and it’s why he’d have been a bad fit here.

Not to mention he (and LeBron) took out Hayward's ankle in 2017. Crowder is dead in my eyes.

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« Reply #1054 on: September 25, 2022, 12:40:19 PM »

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Fultz fractured his toe in a preseason workout. Out indefinitely though no no surgery needed so may only miss training camp.
I was finally wrong. Boston not only didn't win in 5, but didn't win at all.

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« Reply #1055 on: September 25, 2022, 01:49:17 PM »

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I think it is safe to say that Crowder wants out of Phoenix

What is his problem, issue?  Why does he want out?  He is the starting PF/Swing on a championship contending team, getting good minutes.  Is his issue with the owner and that whole thing?  Seems like that was dealt with and he is selling the team.

No, his issue is that he feels he should be guaranteed a starting role and doesn’t want a younger player passing him.  This is why he got cranky in Boston before he was traded (Tatum and Brown were both expected to pass him on the depth chart).  He’s been on the block all summer for this reason, and it’s why he’d have been a bad fit here.

Not to mention he (and LeBron) took out Hayward's ankle in 2017. Crowder is dead in my eyes.

Same.  They did a number on Gordon.  I want no part of Jae

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« Reply #1056 on: September 25, 2022, 11:30:59 PM »

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Lakers signed Matt Ryan to a camp deal.

Kid can shoot.

Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1057 on: September 26, 2022, 07:59:21 AM »

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Lakers signed Matt Ryan to a camp deal.

Kid can shoot.
the takeaway I have is, if he was any good he'd still be in Boston.  If the Lakers end up with a real player, that is a problem
I was finally wrong. Boston not only didn't win in 5, but didn't win at all.

Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1058 on: September 27, 2022, 01:24:30 PM »

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Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1059 on: September 27, 2022, 02:40:25 PM »

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Adrian Wojnarowski: New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum has agreed on a two-year, $64 million extension that’ll take him through 2025-2026, his agent Sam Goldfeder of @Excelbasketball tells ESPN. New deal ties McCollum to Pels for four years and $133M. – via Twitter wojespn


On Paper the Pels look really good.

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« Reply #1060 on: September 27, 2022, 02:46:44 PM »

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Adrian Wojnarowski: New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum has agreed on a two-year, $64 million extension that’ll take him through 2025-2026, his agent Sam Goldfeder of @Excelbasketball tells ESPN. New deal ties McCollum to Pels for four years and $133M. – via Twitter wojespn


On Paper the Pels look really good.

They’re my pick to pop this year.  I put a bet at +210 on the over at 48.5 wins. 

Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1061 on: September 27, 2022, 02:52:54 PM »

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Adrian Wojnarowski: New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum has agreed on a two-year, $64 million extension that’ll take him through 2025-2026, his agent Sam Goldfeder of @Excelbasketball tells ESPN. New deal ties McCollum to Pels for four years and $133M. – via Twitter wojespn


On Paper the Pels look really good.
Did you see Zion at the Pels media day. Definitely looks like he trimmed down.

Dude has to stop with the heavy weight lifting though. His overall mass is still going to be an issue long term. Fat won't help his situation and he seems to have done something to alleviate that problem, but a reduction in body mass would help too. Lebron's mass has been reduced since his early 20's years old days. Zion can do it too.
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Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1062 on: September 27, 2022, 04:24:01 PM »

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Adrian Wojnarowski: New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum has agreed on a two-year, $64 million extension that’ll take him through 2025-2026, his agent Sam Goldfeder of @Excelbasketball tells ESPN. New deal ties McCollum to Pels for four years and $133M. – via Twitter wojespn


On Paper the Pels look really good.
Did you see Zion at the Pels media day. Definitely looks like he trimmed down.

Dude has to stop with the heavy weight lifting though. His overall mass is still going to be an issue long term. Fat won't help his situation and he seems to have done something to alleviate that problem, but a reduction in body mass would help too. Lebron's mass has been reduced since his early 20's years old days. Zion can do it too.

Yup he looks a bit thinner. But let's see how he performs on court with a more trimmed body

Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1063 on: September 27, 2022, 05:08:16 PM »

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Adrian Wojnarowski: New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum has agreed on a two-year, $64 million extension that’ll take him through 2025-2026, his agent Sam Goldfeder of @Excelbasketball tells ESPN. New deal ties McCollum to Pels for four years and $133M. – via Twitter wojespn


On Paper the Pels look really good.
Did you see Zion at the Pels media day. Definitely looks like he trimmed down.

Dude has to stop with the heavy weight lifting though. His overall mass is still going to be an issue long term. Fat won't help his situation and he seems to have done something to alleviate that problem, but a reduction in body mass would help too. Lebron's mass has been reduced since his early 20's years old days. Zion can do it too.

Yup he looks a bit thinner. But let's see how he performs on court with a more trimmed body

He'll be fine as long as he can stay on the floor.

Re: NBA Off Season 2022
« Reply #1064 on: September 27, 2022, 05:27:34 PM »

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Adrian Wojnarowski: New Orleans Pelicans guard CJ McCollum has agreed on a two-year, $64 million extension that’ll take him through 2025-2026, his agent Sam Goldfeder of @Excelbasketball tells ESPN. New deal ties McCollum to Pels for four years and $133M. – via Twitter wojespn


On Paper the Pels look really good.
Did you see Zion at the Pels media day. Definitely looks like he trimmed down.

Dude has to stop with the heavy weight lifting though. His overall mass is still going to be an issue long term. Fat won't help his situation and he seems to have done something to alleviate that problem, but a reduction in body mass would help too. Lebron's mass has been reduced since his early 20's years old days. Zion can do it too.

Yup he looks a bit thinner. But let's see how he performs on court with a more trimmed body

He'll be fine as long as he can stay on the floor.
Yeah, talent isn't the issue. It's remaining healthy and being available to play that is his problem.