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Notice Dame hasn't given up yet folks!

Discussion in 'Portland Trail Blazers' started by BigGameDamian, Apr 20, 2017.

  1. BigGameDamian

    BigGameDamian Well-Known Member

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    EL PRESIDENTE I drink Hennessy straight, with tomato juice.

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    He played terrible in game 2.
     
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    BrunoSOC Ripcity from Brazil

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    Sorry dame, but its over...
     
  4. Fonzthecpt1

    Fonzthecpt1 I'm Listening

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    Might as well not watch the games then right?
     
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    chzbrgr Dame top-5 MVP voting

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    sure didnt act like it last night, just tellin ya what you want to hear
     
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    chzbrgr Dame top-5 MVP voting

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    Be less of a duchebag
     
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    yuyuza1 Writing Team

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    Nice 3 piece suit
     
  8. Chris Craig

    Chris Craig So what am I, the button pusher?

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    He doesn't sound very confident
     
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    BonesJones Boned by Jones

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    You think he's being a douche just for that statement? You're being more of a douche by calling him a douche.
     
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    BonesJones Boned by Jones

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    Sometimes Dame is too even keeled for me.
     
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    chzbrgr Dame top-5 MVP voting

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    No I think you were being one for yours
     
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    PtldPlatypus This is what it looks like when a platypus cries. Staff Member Moderator

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    Douches, douches--it's OK, you're both douchey.
     
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    Huh?
     
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    I don't think it's over either. But we need Nurk. We just have no inside presence right now.

    They definitely looked like the youngest team in the NBA last night. Rattled.
     
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  15. BlazerWookee

    BlazerWookee UNTILT THE DAMN PINWHEEL!

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    You're going to destroy your rotator cuff throwing in the towel that vehemently...
     
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    BrianFromWA Editor in Chief Staff Member Editor in Chief

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    "a series doesn't start until a team loses a game at home."
     
  17. Natebishop3

    Natebishop3 Don't tread on me!

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    I'm not sure what people were expecting going into this. :lol:
     
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    Exactly. I was fully expecting to be down 2-0 at this point, especially without Nurkic playing. I was surprised at how competitive the Blazers were in Game 1, but that was because Dame and CJ were both shooting lights out. Game 2, in retrospect at least, was fully predictable. The Warriors, being an experienced and very deep team came out motivated to play well because Durant wasn't playing. The Blazers, being a young and inexperienced team, came out less focused than they had in Game 1; probably because they just couldn't help relaxing a bit with Durant sitting out. They started out okay, but panicked when their shots stopped falling and never got into the game at all. Sure, the Warriors played good D, but mostly it was missed shots by the Blazers that was the problem. We've seen the Blazers get blown out on the road by the likes of New Orleans and Charlotte this year in similar situations. I don't think that says diddly about how they'll play at home in Game 3. Without Nurkic, I expected the team to lose in 4 or 5. If Nurkic had been available the full series, I'd say the Blazers would probably have won a couple of games. I hope he can play on Saturday just so we can get a better idea of where the team is on the development curve.
     
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    Hobbesarable Cartoon Character

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    We are down 2 games. It's within the realm of possibility our Blazers can win the next 2 games at home and turn this into a dogfight type of series!
     
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  20. Nikolokolus

    Nikolokolus There's always next year

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    How big is this "realm" and where is it?
     
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