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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 7:55 pm    Post subject:

JR is the worst defender at the 3pt line I have ever seen.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 7:56 pm    Post subject:

This thread is going to be a dumpster fire tonight
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 7:57 pm    Post subject:

No starter on this team plays ANY defense.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:06 pm    Post subject:

pio2u wrote:
No starter on this team plays ANY defense.


That is false.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:09 pm    Post subject:

Add Tristan Thompson to the bodycount
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:11 pm    Post subject:

pio2u wrote:
No starter on this team plays ANY defense.


Zubac
Ingram
Nwaba
Deng
Mosgov

Have all started

They try
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:13 pm    Post subject:

3 pointer and right-handed hook?
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:14 pm    Post subject:

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3 pointer and right-handed hook?



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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:14 pm    Post subject:

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3 pointer and right-handed hook?


Good points but I haven't seen a player get roasted like he did on defense for a very long time. Tonight was feast on JR night for the cavs.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:16 pm    Post subject:

nickuku wrote:
pio2u wrote:
No starter on this team plays ANY defense.


That is false.
Who? Sure Zu & Ingram give effort but DLo, JC & Randle don't put much into it.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:17 pm    Post subject:

pio2u wrote:
nickuku wrote:
pio2u wrote:
No starter on this team plays ANY defense.


That is false.
Who? Sure Zu & Ingram give effort but DLo, JC & Randle don't put much into it.


Now this statement is true

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:47 pm    Post subject:

keep shooting those 3s
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:31 pm    Post subject:

He was shooting 30% from 3 this month before tonight, and he made one.
I do think he could be a 33% 3pt shooter if he stayed disciplined with his mechanics (every time his lower body is calm, he doesn't have bad misses.. or it's a make)
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:39 pm    Post subject:

nickuku wrote:
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3 pointer and right-handed hook?


Good points but I haven't seen a player get roasted like he did on defense for a very long time. Tonight was feast on JR night for the cavs.


I was at the game. The guy just got torched every possession. Doesn't close out on 3s. Gets blown by. Awful.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:40 pm    Post subject:

Julius "The People's Elbow" Randle
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:06 pm    Post subject:

In fairness, I don't think Kyrie Irving is exactly the best matchup for him on the perimeter............... Like do you guys really expect him to lock up Kyrie?
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:07 pm    Post subject:

I must admit though, watching this game felt like the 2011 first round series against the Hornets where somehow Bynum would end up on Chris Paul every possession
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:08 pm    Post subject:

AY2043 wrote:
In fairness, I don't think Kyrie Irving is exactly the best matchup for him on the perimeter............... Like do you guys really expect him to lock up Kyrie?


Luke was killing me tonight with the switching.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:16 pm    Post subject:

I liked how Randle moved the ball tonight. The ball often sticks to his hands but tonight he seemed to be making nice quick reads.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:17 pm    Post subject:

dao wrote:
I liked how Randle moved the ball tonight. The ball often sticks to his hands but tonight he seemed to be making nice quick reads.


Ya he even made an advance pass while pushing in transition. he never does that. we got a layup out of it
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:17 pm    Post subject:

AY2043 wrote:
In fairness, I don't think Kyrie Irving is exactly the best matchup for him on the perimeter............... Like do you guys really expect him to lock up Kyrie?


You would think Luke would try a different tactic. He's been quite stubborn about certain things this season. One thing is for sure The FO and Luke are all in on Randle because he doesn't seem get the same treatment Russell gets.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:19 pm    Post subject:

dao wrote:
I liked how Randle moved the ball tonight. The ball often sticks to his hands but tonight he seemed to be making nice quick reads.


Me too. Set a few nice screens as well. My biggest issue was his closeouts tonight. Fell asleep on several occasions. We give up a lot of points because of that.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:24 pm    Post subject:

GoldenThroat wrote:
AY2043 wrote:
In fairness, I don't think Kyrie Irving is exactly the best matchup for him on the perimeter............... Like do you guys really expect him to lock up Kyrie?


Luke was killing me tonight with the switching.


Professional tank move. That secured the L while Randle got some schooling.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:31 pm    Post subject:

GoldenThroat wrote:
dao wrote:
I liked how Randle moved the ball tonight. The ball often sticks to his hands but tonight he seemed to be making nice quick reads.


Me too. Set a few nice screens as well. My biggest issue was his closeouts tonight. Fell asleep on several occasions. We give up a lot of points because of that.


He set a nice screen on a pull up 3 that D'Angelo made. It stuck out to me because I never see him set a good screen unless he's the one that made the pass. Seemingly every time he sets a screen on someone else's play, he slips it so he can possibly get open to get the ball again.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:35 pm    Post subject:

Is this just sheer laziness , low IQ, poor coaching or all 3?
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