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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:29 pm    Post subject: Wow. Markelle Fultz is an even Bigger BUST Than we all thought!!!!


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Im old, & Ive never experienced anything like this. -Brett Brown on Markelle Fultz saga.


https://youtu.be/2aqA3gkHr8I

https://streamable.com/vzd74

https://twitter.com/Tom_NBA/status/951566066802679808




The guy can't shoot a lick. Ainge is looking like an absolute genius.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:40 pm    Post subject:

There is a reason he made it to the NBA

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 5:35 pm    Post subject: Re: Wow. Markelle Fultz is an even Bigger BUST Than we all thought!!!!

ChickenBeckerman wrote:

Jon Johnson@jonjohnsonwip

Im old, & Ive never experienced anything like this. -Brett Brown on Markelle Fultz saga.


https://youtu.be/2aqA3gkHr8I

https://streamable.com/vzd74

https://twitter.com/Tom_NBA/status/951566066802679808




The guy can't shoot a lick. Ainge is looking like an absolute genius.


Eh. Something weird is going on with the guy, but I suspect we won't really have a handle on him before next year.

I wouldn't write off a 19-year-old guy based on a 10 second video of him shooting badly in practice.


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:45 pm    Post subject:

Unless Ainge identified a psychological deficiency beforehand that led him to believe that Markelle was at risk of wrecking his own game / shoulder, I wouldn't call him genius over this. Process, not results...
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:26 pm    Post subject:

Muy stinko
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:55 pm    Post subject:

fiendishoc wrote:
Unless Ainge identified a psychological deficiency beforehand that led him to believe that Markelle was at risk of wrecking his own game / shoulder, I wouldn't call him genius over this. Process, not results...


One of the strangest things I've ever seen in the NBA.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 1:05 pm    Post subject:

Hope this is psychological and not an actual weird medical condition. Weakness to specifically right shoulder/scapular muscle... ???
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 2:37 am    Post subject:

He has to be hurt. I'm willing to give him the benefit of the doubt until they come out and say that he's physically 100% and/or he gets surgery and receives a clean bill of health at some point. Until then, I'm not going to be too hard on him.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 2:57 am    Post subject:

ChickenStu wrote:
He has to be hurt. I'm willing to give him the benefit of the doubt until they come out and say that he's physically 100% and/or he gets surgery and receives a clean bill of health at some point. Until then, I'm not going to be too hard on him.


I agree, I'm not going to do the typical LG pile-on of a non-Laker, give him some time, I'm sure he can average 12ppg at some point in his career..
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:44 am    Post subject:

ChickenStu wrote:
He has to be hurt. I'm willing to give him the benefit of the doubt until they come out and say that he's physically 100% and/or he gets surgery and receives a clean bill of health at some point. Until then, I'm not going to be too hard on him.


Its absolutely bizarre, though.

If hes not 100%, then the Sixers have to shelve him for his own good because hes putting himself in position to cause further damage. Additionally, hes cementing some hideous form in the meantime. Hes going to have to spend a lot of time to just to get back to where his J used to be.

If the altered shot is due to physical limitations, maybe this is all because he has a fear of going under the knife and prefers to allow it to heal on its own and is playing good soldier and that broke shot is his way of sullying forth?
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:17 am    Post subject:

Gimme_the_rock wrote:
ChickenStu wrote:
He has to be hurt. I'm willing to give him the benefit of the doubt until they come out and say that he's physically 100% and/or he gets surgery and receives a clean bill of health at some point. Until then, I'm not going to be too hard on him.


Its absolutely bizarre, though.

If hes not 100%, then the Sixers have to shelve him for his own good because hes putting himself in position to cause further damage. Additionally, hes cementing some hideous form in the meantime. Hes going to have to spend a lot of time to just to get back to where his J used to be.

If the altered shot is due to physical limitations, maybe this is all because he has a fear of going under the knife and prefers to allow it to heal on its own and is playing good soldier and that broke shot is his way of sullying forth?

Im sure if sixers could call him a rookie in his second year they would. Thats what they do
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:29 am    Post subject:

He shoots like he's hurt.

Even with the lower shot pocket/release from Vegas, he was hitting.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cmm--hagr4c
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:50 am    Post subject:

Mike@LG wrote:
He shoots like he's hurt.

Even with the lower shot pocket/release from Vegas, he was hitting.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cmm--hagr4c


So what's going on? Either the 6ers staff are misdiagnosing the situation, Markelle or the organization doesn't him want to undergo surgery or both. I highly doubt anyone over there can be any more optimistic than us about the current state of his shot.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:02 am    Post subject:

Gimme_the_rock wrote:
Mike@LG wrote:
He shoots like he's hurt.

Even with the lower shot pocket/release from Vegas, he was hitting.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cmm--hagr4c


So what's going on? Either the 6ers staff are misdiagnosing the situation, Markelle or the organization doesn't him want to undergo surgery or both. I highly doubt anyone over there can be any more optimistic than us about the current state of his shot.


No idea. It's almost like he has a back muscle that's constantly contracting and now it's totally fatigued.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:41 pm    Post subject:

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:51 pm    Post subject:

I don't think he's a bust. He's clearly suffering from some kind of shoulder/back injury. I would do the famous 76ers redshirt and he'll come out guns blazing next year.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 2:58 pm    Post subject:

He already was diagnosed and recovered..... he ain't that hurt no more. It's 90% mental with some soreness . They say he's healthy now , took a lot of time
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 5:39 pm    Post subject:

KeepItRealOrElse wrote:
He already was diagnosed and recovered..... he ain't that hurt no more. It's 90% mental with some soreness . They say he's healthy now , took a lot of time



Well, the reality is none of us really know. They cleared him to practice and say he's healthy, but they also said he still has soreness. And of course people do get misdiagnosed. Right now, I don't see a point in trying to guess what's going on or what is causing this. I'm not sure if the doctors, the coaches or Fultz himself knows.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:40 pm    Post subject:

I wouldn't put dirt on the grave yet...Give him time
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:10 pm    Post subject:

Man, I know it's early but colangelo got duped big time. Not only is he not playing but Tatum is up there for rook of the year and they get our pick this year.
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 4:48 pm    Post subject:

hes recovered but hes lost something mentally - he may end up as a huge bust. Can u imagine if the 76ers bypassed Fultz for zo...
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JerryWest_44 wrote:
hes recovered but hes lost something mentally - he may end up as a huge bust. Can u imagine if the 76ers bypassed Fultz for zo...


what's worse is imagining if we got stuck with Fultz. And we would have likely still traded off DLO too
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:08 pm    Post subject:

22 wrote:
JerryWest_44 wrote:
hes recovered but hes lost something mentally - he may end up as a huge bust. Can u imagine if the 76ers bypassed Fultz for zo...


what's worse is imagining if we got stuck with Fultz. And we would have likely still traded off DLO too
not gonna lie, if we had the first pick i would have chosen fultz
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:18 pm    Post subject:

leor_77 wrote:
I wouldn't put dirt on the grave yet...Give him time


most talented player in the draft.....still have little doubt the 76'ers will not regret their choice in the long run...
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:26 pm    Post subject:

Too early to give up. Strange though
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