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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:21 pm    Post subject:

Laker haters : load management career lows and constantly missing games... "No problem, best team in the league"

Lakers go 17-2, LeBron and brow ballin... "Easy schedule, wait until they get hurt"

You guys are... Dare i say... Irrational and a little bit shook.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:25 pm    Post subject:

Vogel is a far superior coach than Doc Rivers, who is very mediocre.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:31 pm    Post subject:

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Vogel is a far superior coach than Doc Rivers, who is very mediocre.


Hard to say.
They both had sorry teams in Orlando
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:57 pm    Post subject:

venturalakersfan wrote:
drae wrote:
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Clippers are smart, they know in a matchup with the Lakers in the playoffs, they will play 7 road games anyways, so why not load management


lmao exactly nobody likes their ass in the city!!!

Its funny everyone in LA telling me this (and being born and raised in LA i know this) but Im currently in NYC and if you go by the media you would think its 50/50 split in the city.


Ballmer's money can buy a lot it seems ...


A lot more than STAY billboards. An injury attorney actually had to pay for the Lebron billboards. Sad that so many can’t see how poor this ownership is.


He put up billboards during Lebron's last year in Cleveland. If the Lakers had done that people would say we're dumb and would get hit with tampering. You whining about how poor the ownership is, will not change a thing. Clippers have the richest owner in the NBA. Only way out is to become a Clipper fan. And looks like you're leaning that way anyways.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:59 pm    Post subject:

Scott Brooks calls the Lakers the best team in basketball.

https://twitter.com/FredKatz/status/1200656325304209408
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:32 pm    Post subject:

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Kawhi Leonard stats, year by year

2011 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.6%
2012 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.4%
2013 - Field goal percentage 52.2%, three point percentage 37.9%
2014 - Field goal percentage 47.9%, three point percentage 34.9%
2015 - Field goal percentage 50.6%, three point percentage 44.3%
2016 - Field goal percentage 48.5%, three point percentage 38.0%
2017 - Field goal percentage 46.8%, three point percentage 31.4%
2018 - Field goal percentage 48.6%, three point percentage 37.1%
2019 - Field goal percentage 43.5%, three point percentage 30.1%

If this keeps are these are career lows


Exactly. His shooting is pretty poor right now. Fortunately for him, he's on a team with plenty of offense, but he does not look as effective being handed the keys to the kingdom.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:36 pm    Post subject:

secund2nun wrote:
Vogel is a far superior coach than Doc Rivers, who is very mediocre.


Doc is over hyped and his teams always play less than their cumulative talent level. The only time he did a good job was the second half of last season.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:39 pm    Post subject:

drae wrote:
Kawhi Leonard stats, year by year

2011 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.6%
2012 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.4%
2013 - Field goal percentage 52.2%, three point percentage 37.9%
2014 - Field goal percentage 47.9%, three point percentage 34.9%
2015 - Field goal percentage 50.6%, three point percentage 44.3%
2016 - Field goal percentage 48.5%, three point percentage 38.0%
2017 - Field goal percentage 46.8%, three point percentage 31.4%
2018 - Field goal percentage 48.6%, three point percentage 37.1%
2019 - Field goal percentage 43.5%, three point percentage 30.1%

If this keeps are these are career lows


I hope to see that version of Kawhi in this year's playoffs.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:06 pm    Post subject:

venturalakersfan wrote:
drae wrote:
PayasoLoco wrote:
Mamba81 wrote:
mad55557777 wrote:
Clippers are smart, they know in a matchup with the Lakers in the playoffs, they will play 7 road games anyways, so why not load management


lmao exactly nobody likes their ass in the city!!!

Its funny everyone in LA telling me this (and being born and raised in LA i know this) but Im currently in NYC and if you go by the media you would think its 50/50 split in the city.


Ballmer's money can buy a lot it seems ...


A lot more than STAY billboards. An injury attorney actually had to pay for the Lebron billboards. Sad that so many can’t see how poor this ownership is.


If you think those billboards or any Clippers' basketball advertising made a difference, may I interest you in some Martian farmland? I'll throw in some free snake oil and divining rods so you can locate water.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:12 pm    Post subject:

Hey guys, can we still dream of Ballmer taking the Clippers out of state? Or is Inglewood a go? Has anybody been following?
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:23 pm    Post subject:

Laker_Dynasty_01 wrote:
venturalakersfan wrote:
drae wrote:
PayasoLoco wrote:
Mamba81 wrote:
mad55557777 wrote:
Clippers are smart, they know in a matchup with the Lakers in the playoffs, they will play 7 road games anyways, so why not load management


lmao exactly nobody likes their ass in the city!!!

Its funny everyone in LA telling me this (and being born and raised in LA i know this) but Im currently in NYC and if you go by the media you would think its 50/50 split in the city.


Ballmer's money can buy a lot it seems ...


A lot more than STAY billboards. An injury attorney actually had to pay for the Lebron billboards. Sad that so many can’t see how poor this ownership is.


If you think those billboards or any Clippers' basketball advertising made a difference, may I interest you in some Martian farmland? I'll throw in some free snake oil and divining rods so you can locate water.


....locate water. Love it
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:40 pm    Post subject:

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Hey guys, can we still dream of Ballmer taking the Clippers out of state? Or is Inglewood a go? Has anybody been following?


https://www.lamag.com/citythinkblog/clippers-arena-lawsuits/
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:41 pm    Post subject:

Mamba81 wrote:
Runway8 wrote:
Hey guys, can we still dream of Ballmer taking the Clippers out of state? Or is Inglewood a go? Has anybody been following?


https://www.lamag.com/citythinkblog/clippers-arena-lawsuits/


Lakers should do their own billboards about the Clippers:

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 4:54 pm    Post subject:

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I like being an "underdog."

Let's see how the Clips play as the alleged consensus favorite.


Clippers are overrated. I don't even think they can beat the Nuggets, they will not even make it to the WCF. 2nd round at most. PG and LouWill are chokers. There's no Lowry and Gasol that will save Kawhi's ass this time.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:30 pm    Post subject:

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I like being an "underdog."

Let's see how the Clips play as the alleged consensus favorite.


Clippers are overrated. I don't even think they can beat the Nuggets, they will not even make it to the WCF. 2nd round at most. PG and LouWill are chokers. There's no Lowry and Gasol that will save Kawhi's ass this time.


toronto was gifted that series!! talk about stars aligning!!
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:34 pm    Post subject:

LandsbergerRules wrote:
drae wrote:
Kawhi Leonard stats, year by year

2011 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.6%
2012 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.4%
2013 - Field goal percentage 52.2%, three point percentage 37.9%
2014 - Field goal percentage 47.9%, three point percentage 34.9%
2015 - Field goal percentage 50.6%, three point percentage 44.3%
2016 - Field goal percentage 48.5%, three point percentage 38.0%
2017 - Field goal percentage 46.8%, three point percentage 31.4%
2018 - Field goal percentage 48.6%, three point percentage 37.1%
2019 - Field goal percentage 43.5%, three point percentage 30.1%

If this keeps are these are career lows


I hope to see that version of Kawhi in this year's playoffs.


What do you guys think is going on? Time to warmup and play with Clippers? Or really isn’t as good as people taught? Or even injury issues?

Perhaps thank god Lakers didn’t get him
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:54 pm    Post subject:

Ballmer is paying off some on this site as well.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 6:00 pm    Post subject:

Mamba81 wrote:
leking006 wrote:
yinoma2001 wrote:
I like being an "underdog."

Let's see how the Clips play as the alleged consensus favorite.


Clippers are overrated. I don't even think they can beat the Nuggets, they will not even make it to the WCF. 2nd round at most. PG and LouWill are chokers. There's no Lowry and Gasol that will save Kawhi's ass this time.


toronto was gifted that series!! talk about stars aligning!!


During the free agency frenzy, I wanted KL, but I never actually thought that he would load manage a quarter of the season with us. I thought the load management thing was overblown and he'd just play a regular season with whoever he signs. So in hindsight, I'm really pissed that we waited for this guy, we gave him all this power, a guy who was only going to play 75% of the season.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 6:03 pm    Post subject:

lar9149 wrote:
LandsbergerRules wrote:
drae wrote:
Kawhi Leonard stats, year by year

2011 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.6%
2012 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.4%
2013 - Field goal percentage 52.2%, three point percentage 37.9%
2014 - Field goal percentage 47.9%, three point percentage 34.9%
2015 - Field goal percentage 50.6%, three point percentage 44.3%
2016 - Field goal percentage 48.5%, three point percentage 38.0%
2017 - Field goal percentage 46.8%, three point percentage 31.4%
2018 - Field goal percentage 48.6%, three point percentage 37.1%
2019 - Field goal percentage 43.5%, three point percentage 30.1%

If this keeps are these are career lows


I hope to see that version of Kawhi in this year's playoffs.


What do you guys think is going on? Time to warmup and play with Clippers? Or really isn’t as good as people taught? Or even injury issues?

Perhaps thank god Lakers didn’t get him


They are not as good as people thought. Who besides Kawhi is a proven winner in that lineup? PG and Lou are known to fold in the playoffs. At least when Kawhi is in Toronto he have Gasol who is a winner in FIBA and the Raptors are already a solid team and consistenly playing in the playoffs. How about Clippers now?
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 6:11 pm    Post subject:

lar9149 wrote:
LandsbergerRules wrote:
drae wrote:
Kawhi Leonard stats, year by year

2011 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.6%
2012 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.4%
2013 - Field goal percentage 52.2%, three point percentage 37.9%
2014 - Field goal percentage 47.9%, three point percentage 34.9%
2015 - Field goal percentage 50.6%, three point percentage 44.3%
2016 - Field goal percentage 48.5%, three point percentage 38.0%
2017 - Field goal percentage 46.8%, three point percentage 31.4%
2018 - Field goal percentage 48.6%, three point percentage 37.1%
2019 - Field goal percentage 43.5%, three point percentage 30.1%

If this keeps are these are career lows


I hope to see that version of Kawhi in this year's playoffs.


What do you guys think is going on? Time to warmup and play with Clippers? Or really isn’t as good as people taught? Or even injury issues?

Perhaps thank god Lakers didn’t get him


Kawhi is as good as advertised, but the unavoidable fact is that his body is rapidly breaking down on him, and he's only 28. Makes it all the more remarkable what LeBron has done, and is doing at almost 35.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 7:46 pm    Post subject:

Username wrote:
lar9149 wrote:
LandsbergerRules wrote:
drae wrote:
Kawhi Leonard stats, year by year

2011 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.6%
2012 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.4%
2013 - Field goal percentage 52.2%, three point percentage 37.9%
2014 - Field goal percentage 47.9%, three point percentage 34.9%
2015 - Field goal percentage 50.6%, three point percentage 44.3%
2016 - Field goal percentage 48.5%, three point percentage 38.0%
2017 - Field goal percentage 46.8%, three point percentage 31.4%
2018 - Field goal percentage 48.6%, three point percentage 37.1%
2019 - Field goal percentage 43.5%, three point percentage 30.1%

If this keeps are these are career lows


I hope to see that version of Kawhi in this year's playoffs.


What do you guys think is going on? Time to warmup and play with Clippers? Or really isn’t as good as people taught? Or even injury issues?

Perhaps thank god Lakers didn’t get him


Kawhi is as good as advertised, but the unavoidable fact is that his body is rapidly breaking down on him, and he's only 28. Makes it all the more remarkable what LeBron has done, and is doing at almost 35.


Also think he's given free rein to chuck it in a way he hasn't before. This team kowtow'd to him.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 8:22 pm    Post subject:

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Ballmer is paying off some on this site as well.


I have that same suspicion.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 9:12 pm    Post subject:

lar9149 wrote:
LandsbergerRules wrote:
drae wrote:
Kawhi Leonard stats, year by year

2011 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.6%
2012 - Field goal percentage 49.3%, three point percentage 37.4%
2013 - Field goal percentage 52.2%, three point percentage 37.9%
2014 - Field goal percentage 47.9%, three point percentage 34.9%
2015 - Field goal percentage 50.6%, three point percentage 44.3%
2016 - Field goal percentage 48.5%, three point percentage 38.0%
2017 - Field goal percentage 46.8%, three point percentage 31.4%
2018 - Field goal percentage 48.6%, three point percentage 37.1%
2019 - Field goal percentage 43.5%, three point percentage 30.1%

If this keeps are these are career lows


I hope to see that version of Kawhi in this year's playoffs.


What do you guys think is going on? Time to warmup and play with Clippers? Or really isn’t as good as people thought? Or even injury issues?

Perhaps thank god Lakers didn’t get him

Kawhi was good in the 2018-19 season but in the 2019 playoffs he was outstanding. He knows how to up his game in the playoffs. Still, that 30.1% from the 3 is substandard.
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17-2 vs 14-6

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We beat the Pelicans and Spurs!


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 9:41 pm    Post subject:

Runway8 wrote:
Hey guys, can we still dream of Ballmer taking the Clippers out of state? Or is Inglewood a go? Has anybody been following?


I miss having the Sonics in the league. Hoping Balmer gives up here and goes north
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