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Old 05-16-2013, 07:48 AM    (permalink
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If only the Knicks had a superstar....
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We do. The problem is you need 2 superstars to win a championship. We only have 1.

Durant lovers should realize that having seen him wet the bed vs Memphis in 5 games. Durant has a better team than Melo btw (without Westbrook) and played a lot worse vs Memphis than Melo did.

Just saying.

But it's ok, like I said, I'll give you all 2 more years to realize that Durant is an overrated finesse player.

You'll all figure it out in 2 years. It's ok.
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It's funny that you had to find a new way to troll now that the Knicks lost the series.
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We didn't lose yet. I have a good feeling about this series. 2 out of the next 3 are at home, and these open looks have to eventually start going down. Law of averages, they have to start eventually falling.

We're not done yet.
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I would take Durant on his absolute worst day over Melo.

But it is hilarious how BBD you now say "you need 2 superstars" or "Woodson is a terrible coach" after all year telling us how Woodson is god's gift to coaching, and that you need 1 superstar to win and that's why the Pacers won't do anything in the playoffs.

Troll on buddy, troll on...
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I never said you need only 1 superstar to win. I said you need star players. I believe in the 2 star + good role players philosophy, but you need to have at least 1 star for me to even consider you a title contender.

You can't win a championship without star players, you just can't. You need 2 guys who can score at an elite level, history has shown us this time and time again.

Show me one quote where I said you need only 1 star to win a championship. I challenge anyone to go through my post history and find me ONE time when I said that. Go ahead.

I'll be waiting to see it.
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You might be right, but I did find this gem:

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Might want to tell the Knicks to get a star while they're at it, then.
We got 3.

Melo, Chandler, and Stat.
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Chandler is a star player. He was the starting Center for Team USA and an All Star, and defensive player of the year.

I don't see anyone crowding the ballots for Anderson ******* Varejo.
So the Knicks do have 2 stars, 3 with a healthy Stat...
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The fact that I mentioned Stat should have been a dead give away at trolling.

But I'll live by it. We're gonna come back vs the Pacers, then we're gonna beat the Heat.

Bring it on *******
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But I'll live by it. We're gonna come back vs the Pacers, then we're gonna beat the Heat.

Bring it on *******
I'm just giving you ish buddy. But come on, you have to admit you've had a huge hardon for Stat for the longest time and actually (at least used to) think he was a star player.

It was fun looking through some of your older posts though, some real gems in there. haha
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I'm just giving you ish buddy. But come on, you have to admit you've had a huge hardon for Stat for the longest time and actually (at least used to) think he was a star player.

It was fun looking through some of your older posts though, some real gems in there. haha
Haha. I still love Stat honestly. He's my favorite Knick. It's just a shame what happened to him.

When he was healthy he was a star player. He was a beast when he first came to NY. His knees just didn't hold up. I wish he could stay healthy. He really worked on some post moves and looks pretty damn good in the post now. But his knees are about to explode every time he touches a basketball so we really don't get to see it much.

And for the record, I still think Bosh is a little *****
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You misspelled champion.
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Stats awesome even if he has reached the washed up part of his career.
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Now that the season is officially over, this thread should become the Jimmy Buckets Awesomeness Appreciation thread. I'll start:



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Jimmy Buckets is great. It's going to suck when you lose him because Reinsdorf won't pay up.
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Tony Allen is gonna be interesting as a FA option. The guy is on the wrong side of 30, and is a defensive specialist.

The problem is, elite defenders need elite foot speed and length, so why would I pay a guy to be an elite defender when I know his foot speed is going to greatly diminish over the next 3 years?

He could wind up being one of those hindsight poor contracts if you overprice him.
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I don't think Allen will get overpaid too horribly. I'm more worried about Igoudala if he gets a long term deal.
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Maybe I'm in the minority but I don't think playing heavy minutes is going to tarnish a 23 YO player's career. Unless he's a big man.
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@tomhaberstroh: Perkins finished with a NEGATIVE PER in the playoffs. -0.7 = worst ever with 200+ mins.
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Maybe I'm in the minority but I don't think playing heavy minutes is going to tarnish a 23 YO player's career. Unless he's a big man.
There is a massive difference between heavy minutes and the full game, every game.
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Or when Thibs runs him into the ground with his terrible minutes management.
I was gonna say this. Jimmy is the new Luol. We are going to let Luol walk after next season, by which time Jimmy will have played 82 straight games of 45 minutes or more, and then we will give Jimmy all of Luolz money, only to have him develop some nagging injury that will never go away.

That said, I should have been more proactive/less lazy earlier in the year and bought a Butler shirt.
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There is a massive difference between heavy minutes and the full game, every game.
Full game, every game for a few weeks. Big deal.
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Full game, every game for a few weeks. Big deal.
I'm in agreement on this particular instance, I have no problem with Thibs playing Jimmy for full games for a handful of games in a row in the playoffs. Under the circumstances with any other coach/team, it wouldn't be a huge deal.

However, Thibs has shown to be pretty terrible at managing minutes, so it's more of a sign of things to come. I expect to see Jimmy start at the 2 with Luol at the 3, then slide to the 3 when Luol comes out, and then get a couple minutes of rest here and there.
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