Draft Countdown Forums

Go Back   Draft Countdown Forums > The Locker Room > Off Topic

Off Topic Almost Anything Goes

View Poll Results: Is Channing Frye the most influential NBA PLAYER EVER?
Yes 623421 100.00%
No 0 0%
Voters: 623421. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-22-2012, 12:11 PM    (permalink
WCH
Pro Bowler
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 4,995
Reputation: 3440091
WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WCH is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nalej View Post
I just looked on
http://www.basketball-reference.com/...jordami01.html
http://www.basketball-reference.com/...jamesle01.html
which displays their age during that season.
I'm not sure if it's their age at the beginning or the end of the season but it's clear that they were less than a year apart in regards to their age

I'm not sure what you're trying to imply with him overcoming the Pistons... are you trying to imply one route was easier/harder than the other?

Just looked up Kobe... didn't realize he won his first title at 21. Yes, I know he had Shaq. Just didn't realize he won that young. (I was in high school)
I'm absolutely trying to imply that Jordan had a harder route. People forget how stacked the Pistons, Lakers, and Celtics were in the 80s (the Pistons were late to the party, but they were still stacked by the end of the decade).
WCH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:16 PM    (permalink
Nalej
All-Pro
 
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: San Diego
Posts: 7,548
Reputation: 1094861
Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Okay, I must have read your tone incorrectly. I thought you were implying the opposite.
So yea, I couldn't agree more with you.

With all that said though, a championship is a championship *cough*Rockets*cough*
Congrats to LBJ. He had one of the greatest runs I've ever seen.
__________________
-Boston Red Sox-New England Patriots-Boston Celtics-

Nalej is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:17 PM    (permalink
Brent
TomTom Out
Legend
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 25,864
Reputation: 4767621
Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default



probably posted somewhere, but I love it

Mavs fan for life.
__________________

Pick the Winners Champion 2008 | 2011
Brent is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:19 PM    (permalink
Nalej
All-Pro
 
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: San Diego
Posts: 7,548
Reputation: 1094861
Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Nalej is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Watching it on tv right now. Cuban is a boss.
__________________
-Boston Red Sox-New England Patriots-Boston Celtics-

Nalej is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:39 PM    (permalink
bantx
I have a Custom Title
All-NFLDC
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Texas
Posts: 11,219
Reputation: 2187972
bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.bantx is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Eric Dampier has the worst luck, after he left both the Mavs and Heats they both win a championship lol.
__________________


bantx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:39 PM    (permalink
yodabear
Magic Fingers
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Milwaukee!
Posts: 20,047
Reputation: 948723
yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.yodabear is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brent View Post


probably posted somewhere, but I love it

Mavs fan for life.
My personal fave was when he did the Skip Bayless special...awesome
__________________
yodabear is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:48 PM    (permalink
Grizzlegom
Mr. Rogers
All-Pro
 
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Northampton, PA
Posts: 9,714
Reputation: 2473719
Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Grizzlegom is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Cuban owned Skip. That was awesome.
__________________

sig by BoneKrusher
Grizzlegom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:51 PM    (permalink
Brent
TomTom Out
Legend
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 25,864
Reputation: 4767621
Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

I loved when he called him a contrarian.
__________________

Pick the Winners Champion 2008 | 2011
Brent is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 12:57 PM    (permalink
nepg
Icon
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 15,639
Reputation: 1897757
nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.nepg is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Hindsight...once the Heat got pay the C's,they were just at a different level. This serious was like the Red Sox-Cardinals in 2004.
__________________
nepg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 01:04 PM    (permalink
D-Unit
DC Administrator
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 61,270
Reputation: 2501227
D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brent View Post


probably posted somewhere, but I love it

Mavs fan for life.
I didn't want it to stop! That was awesome! Where's part 2? lol
D-Unit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 01:05 PM    (permalink
MetSox17
Suck it Metsox
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: God blessed Texas
Posts: 21,590
Reputation: 4438003
MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.MetSox17 is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

lol funny to hear bayless stutter and go silent when he's actually asked technical basketball questions.
__________________
MetSox17 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 01:19 PM    (permalink
prock
All-Pro
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 9,148
Reputation: 2098837
prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

**** Skip Bayless.
__________________

Bonekrusher.

Quote:
Originally Posted by JordanTaber View Post
Football...it's rocket surgery now, folks.
prock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 01:20 PM    (permalink
gpngc
All-NFLDC
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: MetLife, Clink x4, MetLife
Posts: 13,251
Reputation: 1744453
gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.gpngc is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

I agree with everything Mark Cuban said.

However, the average ESPN viewer would rather hear generalities and hyperbole than real substance.

Mike Mayock made a comment about this during the draft. Before he went into a substantive response to how Tebow will work with the Jets (not even in depth, anyone with even a little knowledge about Xs and Os understood), he prefaced it by saying something along the lines of 'that sound you hear is remotes across America clicking to something else because I'm about to talk Xs and Os'.

It sucks for fans who love the strategic aspect of sports.
gpngc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 01:30 PM    (permalink
tjsunstein
Mr. Rodgers' Neighborhood
Icon
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Resident Clippers fan
Posts: 15,756
Reputation: 1172327
tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.tjsunstein is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Mark Cuban embarrassed him in a Smurfs T. Boss.
__________________

tjsunstein is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 01:44 PM    (permalink
Brent
TomTom Out
Legend
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 25,864
Reputation: 4767621
Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brent is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tjsunstein View Post
Mark Cuban embarrassed him in a Smurfs T. Boss.
he makes too much money to care what people think.
__________________

Pick the Winners Champion 2008 | 2011

Last edited by D-Unit : 06-22-2012 at 02:06 PM.
Brent is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 01:54 PM    (permalink
comahan
Pillow Hat Pal
All-NFLDC
 
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 13,053
Reputation: 1815428
comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.comahan is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

I love Mark Cuban.

I mean, Skip Bayless is an act, a character, I think most people know that by now, but Cuban eviscerated him to the point where he couldnt even keep his act up without stammering all over himself. Awesome.
__________________




comahan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:00 PM    (permalink
WMD
Suck it Metsox
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Flint, Michigan
Posts: 25,834
Reputation: 3272296
WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.WMD is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Skip Bayless is really frustrating to watch.
__________________
WMD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:10 PM    (permalink
D-Unit
DC Administrator
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 61,270
Reputation: 2501227
D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Upon finding out that the Heat won...

D-Unit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:33 PM    (permalink
prock
All-Pro
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 9,148
Reputation: 2098837
prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.prock is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

http://thefakeespn.lockerdome.com/articles/98480138

I laughed.
__________________

Bonekrusher.

Quote:
Originally Posted by JordanTaber View Post
Football...it's rocket surgery now, folks.
prock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:44 PM    (permalink
LTgiants
All-NFLDC
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: NY
Posts: 12,238
Reputation: 557799
LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

At least The Knicks have finally won something

BREAKING: Aribtrator sides with NBPA, grants early-Bird rights to Jeremy Lin, Steve Novak. Huge news for Knicks."

- Howard Beck

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/23/sp...&smid=tw-share
__________________
LTgiants is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:48 PM    (permalink
D-Unit
DC Administrator
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 61,270
Reputation: 2501227
D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

This cracked me up!

D-Unit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:49 PM    (permalink
D-Unit
DC Administrator
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 61,270
Reputation: 2501227
D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by LTgiants View Post
At least The Knicks have finally won something

BREAKING: Aribtrator sides with NBPA, grants early-Bird rights to Jeremy Lin, Steve Novak. Huge news for Knicks."

- Howard Beck

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/23/sp...&smid=tw-share
Good for the Knicks. Lin should stay there. The whole Nash to NY talk confuses me.

What kind of deal does Novak get I wonder...
D-Unit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:50 PM    (permalink
D-Unit
DC Administrator
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 61,270
Reputation: 2501227
D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.D-Unit is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

D-Unit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:50 PM    (permalink
Brodeur
Brother Mouzone
Legend
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: It's clobberin' time.
Posts: 46,625
Reputation: 6795182
Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.Brodeur is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by D-Unit View Post
Good for the Knicks. Lin should stay there. The whole Nash to NY talk confuses me.

What kind of deal does Novak get I wonder...
Nash is 800 times better than Lin, that's why.
__________________


RIP TheManInBlack
Brodeur is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2012, 02:51 PM    (permalink
LTgiants
All-NFLDC
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: NY
Posts: 12,238
Reputation: 557799
LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.LTgiants is kind of a big deal around here, people know him.
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by D-Unit View Post
Good for the Knicks. Lin should stay there. The whole Nash to NY talk confuses me.

What kind of deal does Novak get I wonder...
Our other guards are Mike Bibby & Toney Douglas. The Knicks need another PG badly.
__________________
LTgiants is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:00 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.