Game Thread GAME# 24: BLAZERS @ MAVERICKS - DECEMBER 4, 2018 - TUESDAY, 5:30 PM, NBCSNW

Discussion in 'Portland Trail Blazers' started by Darkwebs, Dec 2, 2018.

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Whom do you think will end up being the better player in the NBA?

Poll closed Dec 9, 2018.
  1. Dennis Smith Jr.

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  2. Luka Doncic

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  3. I have no clue

    18.4%
  1. ripcityboy

    ripcityboy Well-Known Member

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    Fuck. I'd be willing try any decent head coach that is willing to give this team a different look. And it might even work for a while, depending on how good the coach is. Given how little this team has changed in the last few years, the least the fans deserve is maybe a different brand of basketball.
     
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    You have to play awful to lose 40 games.
     
  3. Sarni

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    We have been playing awful.
     
  4. Mediocre Man

    Mediocre Man Mr. SportsTwo

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    I'm tired of all the negativity with some of you. Look how great our defense was last night.....We ONLY gave up 111.

    They say defense wins championships, so championship, here we come.
     
  5. ThePosterFormerlyKnownAsTheHCP

    ThePosterFormerlyKnownAsTheHCP NorthEastPortland'sFinest

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    EXACTLY
     
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  6. BonesJones

    BonesJones YouTube - TrueBlazerFan

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    Actually, you simply have to play average.
     
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    Mediocre Man Mr. SportsTwo

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    Right?
     
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  8. kjironman1

    kjironman1 Talkin Truth! and Pissin People off!

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    Probably true.
     
  9. kjironman1

    kjironman1 Talkin Truth! and Pissin People off!

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    Even Quick thinks this is simply bad play.
     
  10. yuyuza1

    yuyuza1 Writing Team

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  11. Chris Craig

    Chris Craig Blazersland Staff Member Moderator

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    Whatever Lakers fan
     
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    There are no other looks you can give this team... they have given 50-60% of salary cap to McLillard who will always take 50% of the shots... Lillard I’m ok with but CJ is not the star he thinks he is and stagnates the offense with is ISO ball... and neither play defense
     
  13. hoopsjock

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    I'd actually like to see a coach come in that plays an uptempo offense and see this team get out on the break more.

    They are so bad at fast breaks because they are rare.
     
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    Sorry I cannot say for sure it was one of th Comcast sportscast shows. Again take it with a grain of salt but I believe the sentiment was taken from an offhand comment from Stotts. Saying they lost trust in each other in that 3rd quarter meltdown.
     

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