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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby e0y2e3 » Thu Dec 25, 2008 4:34 pm

So three teams being very good in the East and the rest beating the crap out of their crappy selves makes the conference superior?

The East SUCKS after the top three.

SUCKS.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby hermanfontenot » Thu Dec 25, 2008 4:44 pm

e0y2e3 wrote:So three teams being very good in the East and the rest beating the crap out of their crappy selves makes the conference superior?

The East SUCKS after the top three.

SUCKS.


First of all, there are four good teams in the East, not three. You have to put Atlanta in there.

Secondly, I ask, again, what has the West done outside of San Antonio to earn such deference as the superior conference? Outside of L.A. and San Antonio, where are legitimate title threats? New Orleans hasn't looked particularly strong. Dallas and Phoenix are way off what they used to be. Portland isn't ready for prime-time yet. Utah is okay, nothing more. Houston needs to get out of the first round before they get annointed anything.

The West has gotten by off the reputation of the Spurs and beating up on the dregs at the bottom of their conference. I don't buy that it's head-and-shoulders above the East, and haven't bought that line for a couple of years now.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby e0y2e3 » Thu Dec 25, 2008 5:03 pm

Herm, for the second time.

I think the East may be better.

My problem is not with that argument, it is with the argument BP is presenting in this thread.... that the West is a disgrace because they have nine teams that are in contention for the playoffs.............?

The West is deeper, which is undeniable, even if all of that depth is just average teams it is deeper than the East.... not better.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby hermanfontenot » Thu Dec 25, 2008 5:42 pm

e0y2e3 wrote:The West is deeper, which is undeniable, even if all of that depth is just average teams it is deeper than the East.... not better.


Eeyore, there are six teams in the West playing under .350 basketball, and five under .300. In the East, that number is two and one respectively. You can talk about playoff-caliber depth- and I'm not so sure about that, either- but the fact is, there are more teams in the East that can beat you, night-in and night-out, than there are out West. And I'm not so sure about the playoff-quality depth because the records out West are inflated IMO by the cupcakes at the bottom.

Not to mention the reigning World Champion and owner of the best record in the league is an East team.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby CAVSTRIBEBROWNSin07! » Thu Dec 25, 2008 7:42 pm

Been looking forward to this matchup with increasing enthusiasm since the first day of the season, but with an added degree of excitement: It's also my birthday.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby reppination7 » Thu Dec 25, 2008 8:13 pm

e0y2e3 wrote:So three teams being very good in the East and the rest beating the crap out of their crappy selves makes the conference superior?

The East SUCKS after the top three.

SUCKS.


well the middle, like mid play off tems, nd tems that just missed, yea the west is better, the better all around league, the very bottom, the east is stronger (last place teams in the conference) and the east has the very top teams, thats why come playoffs, the west bet each other up is because everyteam in there is that good, not in the east
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Madre Hill, Superstar » Thu Dec 25, 2008 8:58 pm

Don't look now, but the Celtics are indeed mortal.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby MadThinker88 » Thu Dec 25, 2008 9:11 pm

Streak or no streak, the Celtics v Cavaliers game will be a mini-war.
Dana White & Vince Mac would love to hold it in the steel cage.
Come late May, it just might be.

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby furls » Thu Dec 25, 2008 10:26 pm

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby CAVSTRIBEBROWNSin07! » Sat Dec 27, 2008 3:13 am

After the Celtics loss tonight, their record stands at 27-4, while the Cavs are 1 full game behind at 25-4. The Cavs have 5 games remaining, while the Celtics have 6.

The Cavs have a home and home against Miami, get the Bulls in Cleveland, followed by a game in Washington, and then host the Bobcats. No back to backs among those 5. Combined record of the 5 opponents: 60-82. No reason to think the Cavs won't be 30-4 going in to the Boston game, and even factoring in a possible loss to Miami, worst case scenario has them at 29-5, with a perfect 18-0 record at home.

The Celtics have 2 more games remaining on their current West Coast trip, in Sacramento and Portland, before returning home to face the Wiz. They then travel to New York and Charlotte, and follow up the Bobcats game the next night at home against the Rockets. Combined record of their 6 opponents: 70-105. 2 very tough games among those 6, in Portland where the Blazers are 10-3, and the game against Houston will be the 2nd night of a back to back. Assuming they lose one of those 2 games, they should come in to this game 32-5.

Looking in to my crystal ball (ok its a glass bowl), the Cavs and Celtics will enter this game with a combined record of 62-9, separated by a mere half game. The winner of this game will have the best record in the league. Its a Friday night and my birthday, so this epic should kickstart my party nicely. (My girlfriend is planning a "surprise" party for me. I've been practicing acting surprised since I found out about it. As long as she doesnt find out that I know I should be ok.)

Side note: anyone have any idea what the best combined records of 2 opponents have been this late in the season? I know the Lakers and Celtics had the best combined record of Christmas opponents at 50-7.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Sat Dec 27, 2008 7:53 am

Boston has played 4 more home games than the Cavaliers. It isn't inconceivable to think Cleveland could be 27-2 also with a few more home games than road games.

I still want to see the Celtics take this show on the road a little. I know they will beat teams on the road too but not at the pace their on now. They're a great team but this is getting a little silly. Someone punch them in the mouth already please.



See what I mean? Lakers took it to them. GS got them worn out. Not so easy away from the home gym eh C's?

It's about time some of these cupcakes started hitting back. Jesus Christ Rajon Ronodo isn't Magic Johnson, Paul Pierce isn't Dr. J, Ray Allen isn't James Worthy and KG isn't, well OK KG is pretty awesome. My point is, the NBA is so weak this season teams are rolling over for Boston AND Cleveland like they were both sporting the greatest rosters ever. Look at the Wizards game. I mean besides BP not starting the game thread what chance did Washington really have? EXCEPT they came out determined to not get beat. If every team played like that regardless of where they were heading this season neither Cleveland or Boston would be chasing 72 wins.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Wed Jan 07, 2009 9:25 am

jamesownsdet wrote:
Boston has played 4 more home games than the Cavaliers. It isn't inconceivable to think Cleveland could be 27-2 also with a few more home games than road games.

I still want to see the Celtics take this show on the road a little. I know they will beat teams on the road too but not at the pace their on now. They're a great team but this is getting a little silly. Someone punch them in the mouth already please.



See what I mean? Lakers took it to them. GS got them worn out. Not so easy away from the home gym eh C's?

It's about time some of these cupcakes started hitting back. Jesus Christ Rajon Ronodo isn't Magic Johnson, Paul Pierce isn't Dr. J, Ray Allen isn't James Worthy and KG isn't, well OK KG is pretty awesome. My point is, the NBA is so weak this season teams are rolling over for Boston AND Cleveland like they were both sporting the greatest rosters ever. Look at the Wizards game. I mean besides BP not starting the game thread what chance did Washington really have? EXCEPT they came out determined to not get beat. If every team played like that regardless of where they were heading this season neither Cleveland or Boston would be chasing 72 wins.



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Every team in the league will start pushing the Celtics now. And don't be surprised if Cleveland doesn't start getting some of this in their face too.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby NMonster » Wed Jan 07, 2009 8:39 pm

With the Celtics loss and watching the current blowout (so far) against the bobcats - I feel it is time to remind ourselves:

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby 4thQtrGlory » Wed Jan 07, 2009 10:27 pm

Bring...it...on!
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby MadThinker88 » Wed Jan 07, 2009 10:42 pm

Time to play the Game! :guns:

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Ziner » Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:03 pm

gotta kick their asses while down. They are going to come out swinging but a swift kick in the nuts I bet they crawl away and hide. They have lost 3 in a row, make it 4 and we might get to see some turmoil over in beantown.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby peeker643 » Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:10 pm

Up until the time Ainge got Doc his Garnett and Allen lifeline, (and some role guys who helped out), Doc was well on his way to being the Romeo Crennel of the NBA. Far better coaches than Doc have drowned in the choppy waters of underachieviement. Not saying the Celtics are going down the drain by any means, but it ain't gonna be Doc that pulls them out of the sink if they do.

Go ahead and add Marbury now please. Throw them anchor as they take on some water.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Ziner » Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:12 pm

anyone have a link to a Boston message board? Id love to see what they are saying now.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby reppination7 » Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:17 pm

Ziner wrote:anyone have a link to a Boston message board? Id love to see what they are saying now.


http://www.realgm.com/boards/viewforum.php?f=8&sid=17e71b22d535de85e79aefee2430a8b4


here is a boston forum
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby papacass » Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:25 pm

reppination7 wrote:
Ziner wrote:anyone have a link to a Boston message board? Id love to see what they are saying now.


http://www.realgm.com/boards/viewforum.php?f=8&sid=17e71b22d535de85e79aefee2430a8b4


here is a boston forum


Some of them want to sign Darius Miles.

Joekickass2008 wrote: "Miles cant be worse than half the bench at the moment can he? Sign him up"

Wow. Just...Wow.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Ziner » Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:25 pm

reppination7 wrote:
Ziner wrote:anyone have a link to a Boston message board? Id love to see what they are saying now.


http://www.realgm.com/boards/viewforum.php?f=8&sid=17e71b22d535de85e79aefee2430a8b4


here is a boston forum


thanks rep
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Bill the Butcher » Thu Jan 08, 2009 1:03 am

Cavs just win, baby. :yes:

My Lord, I hope we completely destroy them on Friday. I hope they all burn to death. Except Ray Allen... I still like him...
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby CharacterIV » Thu Jan 08, 2009 1:04 am

reppination7 wrote:
Ziner wrote:anyone have a link to a Boston message board? Id love to see what they are saying now.


http://www.realgm.com/boards/viewforum.php?f=8&sid=17e71b22d535de85e79aefee2430a8b4


here is a boston forum


Taking a stroll through the Houston game thread was sweet. Big green melt. "Blow up the team!" this and "they'll finish at .500, get ousted in the first round" that.

I have a feeling the actual Celtics are a little more resilient than their fans; I'm still expecting a rowdy-down come Friday. Go Cavs!
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby reppination7 » Thu Jan 08, 2009 1:09 am

if are up by 10 or more by the closing seconds and we handily had the game won the entire game, you are sure to hear this chant

"OVER-RATED"

i would absolutely love that, the look on KG's and Pierce's would be priceless

but im just hopeing for win no matter how big or small it is
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Bill the Butcher » Thu Jan 08, 2009 1:15 am

^^^

Oh, that's almost a given if we win by about 10.

Cleveland fans can be homerific idiots, but they can be pretty funny from time to time.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby reppination7 » Thu Jan 08, 2009 1:20 am

^

they would have to mute the game on ESPN, then being boston bias and all
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby reppination7 » Thu Jan 08, 2009 1:27 am

Papa Cass wrote:
reppination7 wrote:
Ziner wrote:anyone have a link to a Boston message board? Id love to see what they are saying now.


http://www.realgm.com/boards/viewforum.php?f=8&sid=17e71b22d535de85e79aefee2430a8b4


here is a boston forum


Some of them want to sign Darius Miles.

Joekickass2008 wrote: "Miles cant be worse than half the bench at the moment can he? Sign him up"

Wow. Just...Wow.


some want to trade allen for carter

could you imagine vince carter and stephen mabury on the same team, can you say the biggest cancer ever discovered by man??
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby osucrazy18 » Thu Jan 08, 2009 1:46 am

man, i hope we smoke um and they bring in some cancer to try n fix things :lmfao: :lmfao:
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby reppination7 » Thu Jan 08, 2009 9:03 am

CharacterIV wrote:
reppination7 wrote:
Ziner wrote:anyone have a link to a Boston message board? Id love to see what they are saying now.


http://www.realgm.com/boards/viewforum.php?f=8&sid=17e71b22d535de85e79aefee2430a8b4


here is a boston forum


Taking a stroll through the Houston game thread was sweet. Big green melt. "Blow up the team!" this and "they'll finish at .500, get ousted in the first round" that.

I have a feeling the actual Celtics are a little more resilient than their fans; I'm still expecting a rowdy-down come Friday. Go Cavs!


from the boston forum about the game tomorrow
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i'd never thought i would see the day a boston fan would say the cavs are the best team in the league
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Thu Jan 08, 2009 9:14 am

e0y2e3 wrote:So three teams being very good in the East and the rest beating the crap out of their crappy selves makes the conference superior?

The East SUCKS after the top three.

SUCKS.


You might have to rethink this. Detroit and Atlanta don't suck. Miami is pretty good at home. The conferences are starting to even out.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Hi Oktane » Thu Jan 08, 2009 9:25 am

jamesownsdet wrote:The conferences are starting to even out.


You mean the non-San Antonio West is catching up?
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby rebelwithoutaclue » Thu Jan 08, 2009 11:21 am

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e0y2e3 wrote:So three teams being very good in the East and the rest beating the crap out of their crappy selves makes the conference superior?

The East SUCKS after the top three.

SUCKS.


You might have to rethink this. Detroit and Atlanta don't suck. Miami is pretty good at home. The conferences are starting to even out.



And the West get to beat up on the 5 worst teams in the league, and it ain't even close. The worst team in the East, Washington, would probably destroy those 5 teams. Top-to-bottom East is better. At the top, West is better.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby CharacterIV » Thu Jan 08, 2009 12:32 pm

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e0y2e3 wrote:So three teams being very good in the East and the rest beating the crap out of their crappy selves makes the conference superior?

The East SUCKS after the top three.

SUCKS.


You might have to rethink this. Detroit and Atlanta don't suck. Miami is pretty good at home. The conferences are starting to even out.



And the West get to beat up on the 5 worst teams in the league, and it ain't even close. The worst team in the East, Washington, would probably destroy those 5 teams. Top-to-bottom East is better. At the top, West is better.


There's definitely a pronounced have/have-not disparity in the west. Everybody has either 20+ wins or 10 or fewer wins. Either playing .600+ or .300- ball. It's odd. 9 haves, 6 have-nots. Phoenix is the only team that doesn't have either 20 wins or 25 losses, and that's at 19-13.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby FUDU » Thu Jan 08, 2009 12:37 pm

At the top, West is better.


Not sure how you can say that seeing the East has 3 of the top 4 records in basketball, is home to the defending NBA champs and owns 2 of the past 3 NBA titles.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby consigliere » Thu Jan 08, 2009 2:54 pm

Big game tomorrow. One the Cavaliers, to me, have to win. They have been invincible at home while the Celtics are reeling. To let the Celtics leave town with a win tomorrow night would be very significant if you ask me as we can't let them regain their confidence against us and show us we are not invincible at home....to a team we likely play in a war in the playoffs no less. Don't let them go Rocky-Drago on us where they cut us and realize we are men and not machines.

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby Hi Oktane » Thu Jan 08, 2009 3:01 pm

Consigliere wrote:Big game tomorrow. One the Cavaliers, to me, have to win.


It's a bigger game certainly than, say, Cavs-Bobcats, and I'm sure the Cavs want to send a message, but let's keep perspective. It's a regular season game in January. Friday night's result won't mean much come PS; just ask the '89 crew.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby peeker643 » Thu Jan 08, 2009 3:08 pm

Hi Oktane wrote:
Consigliere wrote:Big game tomorrow. One the Cavaliers, to me, have to win.


It's a bigger game certainly than, say, Cavs-Bobcats, and I'm sure the Cavs want to send a message, but let's keep perspective. It's a regular season game in January. Friday night's result won't mean much come PS; just ask the '89 crew.



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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby consigliere » Thu Jan 08, 2009 4:30 pm

Hi Oktane wrote:
Consigliere wrote:Big game tomorrow. One the Cavaliers, to me, have to win.


It's a bigger game certainly than, say, Cavs-Bobcats, and I'm sure the Cavs want to send a message, but let's keep perspective. It's a regular season game in January. Friday night's result won't mean much come PS; just ask the '89 crew.


Partly disagree.

The team we are looking to dethrone comes in and beats us in our house when they are struggling....and show we are not invincible at home? To me, this carries over and makes it more than just a reg season game.

I agree regular season games mean little come playoff time....but if the Cavs finish 40-1 or 39-2 at home and one or both losses are to the Celtics, you cannot tell me it would not be significant.

Just win and take care of business like they have and there are no issues, which I think they do.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby papacass » Thu Jan 08, 2009 5:14 pm

This game is important in that the Celtics are reeling, losers of six of their last eight. They're searching for answers, anything to grab a toehold and stop the backslide. If they come in here and beat their chief rivals for the East title, it will be a massive pressure release for them. They'll regain much of their confidence.

Conversely, if the the Cavs win, Boston's slide gains momentum. They'll have lost seven of their last nine, and they might start panicking a bit. Even if your Celtics projections were conservative, I don't think anyone coast to coast could have envisioned them losing seven in any nine-game stretch all year.

It's only January, and by the time the playoffs roll around, this game might have been long forgotten. But at least in the short term, somebody is coming out of this game with a tremendous shot of confidence.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby noles1 » Thu Jan 08, 2009 5:26 pm

The other thing is that the Cavs can give themselves some room before they head west for that tough 4 game stretch out there.

If we were to split out there then it would only mean we would only give up some ground rather than be digging ourselves a hole to the Celts.

Frankly though, if you've watched the Celts of late they are just completely out of sort and unless their stars go about 38 min. + I don't see how they can beat us unless things change drastically. (like House being effective or Davis shooting better than 38%)

Interesting stat, in the last 6 games Kevin Garnett has gotten to the FT line something like 6 times.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby drewd » Thu Jan 08, 2009 6:17 pm

I found another "Crab Dribble" !!! I counted 4 steps in this one ! The one in the Wiz game was 3 steps...

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby consigliere » Thu Jan 08, 2009 7:10 pm

Papa Cass wrote:This game is important in that the Celtics are reeling, losers of six of their last eight. They're searching for answers, anything to grab a toehold and stop the backslide. If they come in here and beat their chief rivals for the East title, it will be a massive pressure release for them. They'll regain much of their confidence.

Conversely, if the the Cavs win, Boston's slide gains momentum. They'll have lost seven of their last nine, and they might start panicking a bit. Even if your Celtics projections were conservative, I don't think anyone coast to coast could have envisioned them losing seven in any nine-game stretch all year.

It's only January, and by the time the playoffs roll around, this game might have been long forgotten. But at least in the short term, somebody is coming out of this game with a tremendous shot of confidence.


Slam dunk.

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby drewd » Thu Jan 08, 2009 10:39 pm

KG is also coming into the game with a bad right leg calf injury from the New York game, he had it tightly wrapped up after the Rockets Game. So hopefully LBJ can drive hard to the hoop, to challenge him as soon as the game starts. B/c Boston with out KG on their team is a #5 team in this conference!

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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby noles1 » Fri Jan 09, 2009 12:54 am

Without KG on Boston at all that team is in the lottery or an 8th seed IMO.

He is more important to them defensively than anything he does offensively. Still 6 FT's in the last 6 games isn't going to cut it.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby consigliere » Fri Jan 09, 2009 1:40 am

noles1 wrote:Without KG on Boston at all that team is in the lottery or an 8th seed IMO.


Well, yeah, which is what any team (including the Cavs/LBJ) is without their star player.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby buckeye319 » Fri Jan 09, 2009 1:58 am

Consigliere wrote:
noles1 wrote:Without KG on Boston at all that team is in the lottery or an 8th seed IMO.


Well, yeah, which is what any team (including the Cavs/LBJ) is without their star player.


Right, but I get the sense a lot of people (not you) think Paul Pierce is on an equal level with KG. He had a great Game 7 vs. the Cavs, and a good Finals series IIRC, but he ain't even close to KG in terms of what he does for the C's. They talk about Boston being a three headed monster, but KG is by far and away their best player.

Also, totally agree with Consig and Cass about the importance of this game. Can't wait.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby FUDU » Fri Jan 09, 2009 2:08 am

WOW dude you are way off.

Pierce is hands down the motor that drives that boat.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby buckeye319 » Fri Jan 09, 2009 2:26 am

FUDU wrote:WOW dude you are way off.

Pierce is hands down the motor that drives that boat.


Completely disagree. KG is the heart and soul of that team and his defense sets the tone. Pierce is obviously critical, but KG's size, ability, and leadership are more precious to them.

But if either went down, they wouldn't be a contender, so I guess it really doesn't matter.
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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Fri Jan 09, 2009 10:21 am

buckeye319 wrote:
FUDU wrote:WOW dude you are way off.

Pierce is hands down the motor that drives that boat.


Completely disagree. KG is the heart and soul of that team and his defense sets the tone. Pierce is obviously critical, but KG's size, ability, and leadership are more precious to them.

But if either went down, they wouldn't be a contender, so I guess it really doesn't matter.



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Re: Cavs v Boston (Jan 9th)

Unread postby TIMMAH » Fri Jan 09, 2009 10:32 am

I hope we make big baby cry...... again.
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