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Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #30 on: December 25, 2017, 06:00:29 PM »

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Jaylen's D has been horrible. Both Beal and Porter are killing him going around picks.

EDIT: And, man, Kyrie is just providing no resistance to Wall's first step at all. He's got to get better at that.

It's a flaw intrinsic to the C's switching D scheme.  It happens every game numerous times and not just JB.

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #31 on: December 25, 2017, 06:01:29 PM »

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Jaylen's D has been horrible. Both Beal and Porter are killing him going around picks.

EDIT: And, man, Kyrie is just providing no resistance to Wall's first step at all. He's got to get better at that.

He can't. Great offensive takent, but lateral movement sucks and he lacks any strength.
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Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #32 on: December 25, 2017, 06:03:08 PM »

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Wow Kyrie got put on ice skates

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #33 on: December 25, 2017, 06:05:19 PM »

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Rozier with a 3 off the bench.  He's a rythym shooter.  Hopefully he maintains confidence from the early make.

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #34 on: December 25, 2017, 06:07:15 PM »

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Looks like one of those Smart games...
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Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #35 on: December 25, 2017, 06:07:26 PM »

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Jaylen's D has been horrible. Both Beal and Porter are killing him going around picks.

EDIT: And, man, Kyrie is just providing no resistance to Wall's first step at all. He's got to get better at that.

It's a flaw intrinsic to the C's switching D scheme.  It happens every game numerous times and not just JB.

Yep, Marcus Smart was the victim right there.

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #36 on: December 25, 2017, 06:07:33 PM »

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Smart has been terrible.  He's more loose with the ball this season and has been committing a lot of careless turnovers.


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Pierce: "I called game."

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Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #37 on: December 25, 2017, 06:08:18 PM »

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Smart weak on ofefnse and defense so far

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #38 on: December 25, 2017, 06:08:20 PM »

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Oh good Lord, now we're going to start calling touch fouls refs?
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Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #39 on: December 25, 2017, 06:08:30 PM »

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Ah jeez. It's one of those Smart games

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #40 on: December 25, 2017, 06:09:15 PM »

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Jaylen's D has been horrible. Both Beal and Porter are killing him going around picks.

EDIT: And, man, Kyrie is just providing no resistance to Wall's first step at all. He's got to get better at that.

It's a flaw intrinsic to the C's switching D scheme.  It happens every game numerous times and not just JB.

Yep, Marcus Smart was the victim right there.

It's resulted in mismatches like KI on Drummond in the paint 3 times in 1 game.

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #41 on: December 25, 2017, 06:10:05 PM »

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That quarter could not end fast enough.  Holy crap that was terrible.


Broussard: "Did you call bank?"
Pierce: "I called game."

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Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #42 on: December 25, 2017, 06:10:38 PM »

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No shots for Tatum during that stretch lol

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #43 on: December 25, 2017, 06:11:53 PM »

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No shots for Tatum during that stretch lol

Or Morris

Re: Wizards (18-15) at Celtics (27-9) Game #37 12/25/17
« Reply #44 on: December 25, 2017, 06:12:17 PM »

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That quarter could not end fast enough.  Holy crap that was terrible.

Careful what you wish for. 2nd quarters aren't exactly where we shine.
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