Jordan Clarkson & Larry Nance Jr. Appreciation Thread
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:21 pm    Post subject:

Loved these guys. They were the two "oldest" players of our core (age 25), so I'm glad they'll get to taste the playoffs while they're still young.

EDIT: On another note, to cap off this eventful day, I finally reached 1000 posts!!! ...and it only took me a little under 10 years. Progress.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:24 pm    Post subject:

Weird not seeing them out there tonight...
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:47 pm    Post subject:

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I’ll be forever grateful for everything that the @lakers organization, the fans, and my teammates have done for me! It’s been an unbelievable experience and I couldn’t be happier with where I started this journey! Thank you guys for the past 2 1/2 years! On to THE LAND I go.. #JustAKidFromAkron


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Sad to see both go. Maybe they’ll come back as FA or join Spectrum as Lakers analyst especially Nance when they decide to hang it up.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:53 pm    Post subject:

I hope they will succeed there. Wish them all the best especially Larry. Great guy. Will cheer for him.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:05 am    Post subject:

Nashlight wrote:
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I’ll be forever grateful for everything that the @lakers organization, the fans, and my teammates have done for me! It’s been an unbelievable experience and I couldn’t be happier with where I started this journey! Thank you guys for the past 2 1/2 years! On to THE LAND I go.. #JustAKidFromAkron


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To LA: Words can’t express what it meant to me to wear the Purple and Gold. As a kid from Texas, playing for the legendary Lakers was nothing short of a dream come true. For the last four years, this city has watched me grow, LA has become my home and the incredible people here have become my family. I am proud of everything I have achieved as a player, teammate and in the community and want to say thank you for all of your support during this journey. Gonna miss ju, my brother ty, brewski, kcp all my sons jbarkley, slenderman/ ting dawg , kuz, zo, tb and the rest of my dawgs. I will always have love for LA and I will continue to show support for this community, even after I leave. Thanks Lakernation


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Sad to see both go. Maybe they’ll come back as FA or join Spectrum as Lakers analyst especially Nance when they decide to hang it up.


Clarkson mentioned Julius first. I always had a feeling they were tight, since they were drafted together.

*Clarkson was technically traded for, but yeah.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:08 am    Post subject:

Gellollo wrote:
Nashlight wrote:
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I’ll be forever grateful for everything that the @lakers organization, the fans, and my teammates have done for me! It’s been an unbelievable experience and I couldn’t be happier with where I started this journey! Thank you guys for the past 2 1/2 years! On to THE LAND I go.. #JustAKidFromAkron


https://instagram.com/p/Be8wJysl1fM/


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To LA: Words can’t express what it meant to me to wear the Purple and Gold. As a kid from Texas, playing for the legendary Lakers was nothing short of a dream come true. For the last four years, this city has watched me grow, LA has become my home and the incredible people here have become my family. I am proud of everything I have achieved as a player, teammate and in the community and want to say thank you for all of your support during this journey. Gonna miss ju, my brother ty, brewski, kcp all my sons jbarkley, slenderman/ ting dawg , kuz, zo, tb and the rest of my dawgs. I will always have love for LA and I will continue to show support for this community, even after I leave. Thanks Lakernation


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Sad to see both go. Maybe they’ll come back as FA or join Spectrum as Lakers analyst especially Nance when they decide to hang it up.


Clarkson mentioned Julius first. I always had a feeling they were tight, since they were drafted together.

*Clarkson was technically traded for, but yeah.


Randle after the game said the same thing that he and JC were close.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:20 am    Post subject:

When I read JC and Nance's messages to thank Laker Nation, I'm thankfull that there are no hard feelings, and it shows that the atmosphere here in LA is pretty good, I think players love Luke, Magic and Rob.
Just out of curiosity, of all the players who were traded from Cleveland, how many of them were thankfull to the Cavs organisation ?
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:36 am    Post subject:

durden-tyler wrote:
When I read JC and Nance's messages to thank Laker Nation, I'm thankfull that there are no hard feelings, and it shows that the atmosphere here in LA is pretty good, I think players love Luke, Magic and Rob.
Just out of curiosity, of all the players who were traded from Cleveland, how many of them were thankfull to the Cavs organisation ?


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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:33 am    Post subject:

Gellollo wrote:
Loved these guys. They were the two "oldest" players of our core (age 25), so I'm glad they'll get to taste the playoffs while they're still young.

EDIT: On another note, to cap off this eventful day, I finally reached 1000 posts!!! ...and it only took me a little under 10 years. Progress.


I'm at 13 years with only 600. I'm slacking.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:44 am    Post subject:

Random thought:

You know how in Dunk Contests sometimes players take off the jersey they have on cause they wearing a jersey under of some old dunker to pay homage...

What if Larry, wearing his CAVS uni, takes off his jersey and is wearing his Laker jersey under and dunks in a Laker uni, being its in LA this yr.

Lol, someone needa relay this message to him. Would be cool af
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:46 am    Post subject:

Larry was by far our most impactful player based on every advanced stats.
Hopefully it won't affect us too much, especially on the defensive end.
He ranks 35 in the entire league at 2.07.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:26 am    Post subject:

Nashlight wrote:

Sad to see both go. Maybe they’ll come back as FA or join Spectrum as Lakers analyst especially Nance when they decide to hang it up.


If Caron Butler who only played 1 season can get a job as a Lakers analyst, so can Nance! Or JC if he wants to go that route.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:34 am    Post subject:

At least for 1 year bf LBJ bolts jc and nance get to be in the playoffs and nance goes home.

Post lbj? Well they know how it feels to be on a rebuild.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:28 am    Post subject:

Larry Nance Jr., thank you for the dunks, rebounds, and defensive intelligence.

Jordan Clarkson, was always great to watch you play when you got hot. You were the start of the rebuild, the first young player we added in the Dark Days after Kobe's injury.

Best of luck to both -- except when they play the Lakers!
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:47 am    Post subject:

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At least for 1 year bf LBJ bolts jc and nance get to be in the playoffs and nance goes home.

Post lbj? Well they know how it feels to be on a rebuild.


Nance is the type of guy LeBron would love playing with. Maybe he tries to convince his other Akron brother to stay in Cleveland?

Or when LeBron does come here, Nance will follow suit in 2019.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:47 am    Post subject:

I gotta start seeing some lobs from out of Cle soon.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:55 am    Post subject:

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At least for 1 year bf LBJ bolts jc and nance get to be in the playoffs and nance goes home.

Post lbj? Well they know how it feels to be on a rebuild.


Nance is the type of guy LeBron would love playing with. Maybe he tries to convince his other Akron brother to stay in Cleveland?

Or when LeBron does come here, Nance will follow suit in 2019.

Yeah. But I don't think nance takes them over the edge against the Warriors. As we know, he can't and won't shoot.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:21 pm    Post subject:

I just heard they’ll be wearing numbers 8 and 24.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:23 pm    Post subject:

@CavsNation

Newest #Cavs players to come from #Lakers to wear both jersey #8 (Jordan Clarkson) and #24 (Larry Nance Jr.).
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:28 pm    Post subject:

aprevo15 wrote:
I just heard they’ll be wearing numbers 8 and 24.


Home is where the heart is, y'all. I wish these 2 gentlemen the BEST.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:53 pm    Post subject:

Cavs fans on Twitter are pissed
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:55 pm    Post subject:

Bear in mind, Nance/JC will be in their first playoffs. Nance gets to go home. Not all's lost for them at all. Well, Ohio's women vs. LA women for JC. Sorry bud.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:57 pm    Post subject:

Good luck Jordan and Larry. I wish you the best in your nba career.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:01 pm    Post subject:

32 wrote:
Good luck Jordan and Larry. I wish you the best in your nba career.


I’m rooting for both, they gave it their best.

Maybe JC had some underwhelming moments, but the dude helped the lakers win games, especially this season.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:02 pm    Post subject:

However, we need JC/Nance to help with tanking the Cavs to the best extent possible for the 2018 Cavs pick.
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