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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby Gradysmanldy » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:26 pm

Officially a great night. Celts lose, Cavs win a hard fought battle. And it's St. Patty's and the grownups can get drunk on a weeknight. Waheheheeeeee....
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby e0y2e3 » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:27 pm

Not to mention that the only reason Powe was there for the picking in the second round was the fact that he shredded his knee in college.

If I am a Celtics fan I am shuddering anytime I hear the words Powe an knee together.

Their defense was bad buff, no doubt, but their front court was... non-existent.... too many injuries. Kills the rotations.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby Anglefan » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:28 pm

It's over. Now we only have to worry about LA.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby JoJo White » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:31 pm

Starbury's stats tonight - 13 minutes, 0-2 FG, 1 reb, 1 ast, 2 turnovers, 2 fouls, 0 points.

:lmfao: Nice.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby papacass » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:36 pm

Steve Buffum wrote:
JoJo White wrote:Powe left the game with an injury:

The Celtics have been hit hard by injuries lately, most notably to Kevin Garnett. The All-Star forward sat out his 12th straight game with a sprained right knee.

Boston was also without Brian Scalabrine (post concussion syndrome) and Tony Allen (left thumb injury) on Tuesday.

Y'know, injuries are never totally an excuse and everyone has them and blah blah blah ... but the Celts really are getting hit pretty damn hard. And it isn't just old guys you'd expect, either.

I'm not complaining, but when Celts fans mention injuries, they aren't just whining.


Like Marc Stein said in his power rankings this week, the Celtics got through last season and the first part of this season relatively unscathed. The law of averages might be making up for lost time. The real curveball is that most of the Boston players hit by injuries are younger, KG excepted. Ray Allen and his creaky ankles are still chugging away.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby e0y2e3 » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:37 pm

BTW: The Glove and C-Webb are on the top of their games tonight.

Just killing it.

Best TV all week.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby ProgRocker » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:55 pm

Oh, and the Sixers and Lakers are tied at 50 with Kobe in foul trouble going into the second half ...
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby CP » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:55 pm

JoJo White wrote:Starbury's stats tonight - 13 minutes, 0-2 FG, 1 reb, 1 ast, 2 turnovers, 2 fouls, 0 points.

:lmfao: Nice.


Starbury scored 27 points, what are you talking about?

Oh... you meant for the game and not in his 137 minutes played so far. To put that in context, these illustrious NBA points machines have scored more points in less minutes.

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50 Bill Walker (111 minutes)
49 Tim Thomas (120)(w/ Bulls)
46 Pops Mensah-Bonsu (113)(w/ Raptors)
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39 Joe Smith (116)(w/ Cavaliers)
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36 Ryan Hollins (124)(w/ Mavs)
36 Chris Mihm (105)
36 Austin Croshere (77)(w/ Bucks)
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32 Jermareo Davidson (93)
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby OldDawg » Tue Mar 17, 2009 11:56 pm

ProgRocker wrote:Oh, and the Sixers and Lakers are tied at 50 with Kobe in foul trouble going into the second half ...

Yeah, I just saw the Laker halftime score. But Kobe in foul trouble means the refs won't call any more fouls on him the rest of the game.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby ProgRocker » Wed Mar 18, 2009 12:54 am

If you were sleeping, Kobe hit a fadeaway 22-footer with 6 seconds and change to give the Lakers the lead.

... only to have Andre Igoudala HIT A THREE AT THE BUZZER TO BEAT! L! A!

Ladies and gentlemen, the team with the best record in the NBA at the end of St. Patrick's Day 2009 is ...

... Your Cleveland Cavaliers.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby noles1 » Wed Mar 18, 2009 12:56 am

Igoudala hits a 3 to go up by 1 with 1.4 and the Lakers lose...

Great night for the Cavs.

Now we actually have the game we need to have (because of the tiebreaker) against the Lakers.

Tough night for Kobe. Just could never get into rhythm. They were basically carried by Gasol, Odom and Ariza at stretches. Lakers not exactly playing well the last few weeks. With the 7 game road trip coming up you have to wonder how many games they can afford to give away.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby osucrazy18 » Wed Mar 18, 2009 2:05 am

congrats cavs :cheers: :cheers:
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Wed Mar 18, 2009 6:58 am

Celtics are back in action tonight at home versus the Heat...They better start paying attention to their rear view mirrow because Superman is looming large in it.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby scott » Wed Mar 18, 2009 10:03 am

jamesownsdet wrote:Celtics are back in action tonight at home versus the Heat...They better start paying attention to their rear view mirrow because Superman is looming large in it.


Would that be Shaq, Dwight or Christopher Reeve?
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby Larvell Blanks » Wed Mar 18, 2009 10:11 am

scott wrote:
jamesownsdet wrote:Celtics are back in action tonight at home versus the Heat...They better start paying attention to their rear view mirrow because Superman is looming large in it.


Would that be Shaq, Dwight or Christopher Reeve?


or maybe this guy?
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby CharacterIV » Wed Mar 18, 2009 9:18 pm

Heat keeping it real close in Boston, sans D-Wade. Down 1, 84-85, with 6:11 left.

Go Heat! Do it again!
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby CharacterIV » Wed Mar 18, 2009 9:38 pm

Overtime in Boston!

Sadly, Mario Chalmers splits a pair of FT's that could have given the Heat a 1 point lead.

Pierce misses a last-minute shot at 100-100.

Go Heat!
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby CharacterIV » Wed Mar 18, 2009 9:43 pm

Boston opens OT with 3's from House and Pierce. Looks bad. 3:30 left, Heat down 6.

Bad call might have sealed it. Perkins knocked the ball out of bounds fighting for a D-board, but the refs called last touch on Miami. Heat down 3, 13 seconds to go.

Edit: Yup. Daequan Cook had an in-and-out 3 with the Heat down 4 with about 10 seconds left on the clock, but Boston pulls it out. Drat.

Then again, Boston keeping pace right now might not be the worst thing; hopefully it'll convince 'em to keep running their big guys ragged. Cavs just need to keep winning.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Thu Mar 19, 2009 7:04 am

Cavs home versus Portland. Lakers host Golden State.

Looks like a couple wins but you never know in the association.

Celtics travel to San Antone tomorrow. That's the game that might unofficially officially eliminate them from this conversation.

Cavs actually have a tough weekend with games on Saturday and Sunday. Home against Atlanta then at NJ. Don't underestimate the back to back on the road in the second game no matter how shitty NJ is.

Lakers start their 7 game east coast swing at Chicago on Saturday.

Damn this is getting close to the end and we're leading. Cmon Cavs!!!
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Fri Mar 20, 2009 8:20 am

Celtics at Spurs tonight. Good luck with that Chowds!!
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby Gradysmanldy » Fri Mar 20, 2009 10:46 am

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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby JoJo White » Fri Mar 20, 2009 10:46 pm

jamesownsdet wrote:Celtics at Spurs tonight. Good luck with that Chowds!!


Reports of the Celtics' demise are greatly exaggerated.

Cavs still have some work to do for HCA in the East and if it is Bos-Cle in the ECF, it's gonna be an awfully tough series.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby TouchEmAllTime » Sat Mar 21, 2009 12:53 am

JoJo White wrote:
jamesownsdet wrote:Celtics at Spurs tonight. Good luck with that Chowds!!


Reports of the Celtics' demise are greatly exaggerated.

Cavs still have some work to do for HCA in the East and if it is Bos-Cle in the ECF, it's gonna be an awfully tough series.


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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Sat Mar 21, 2009 6:10 am

Damn you Spurs!


Well we're coming down the last leg of the regular season run...here's what we're looking at..

Cleveland
Games remaining: 14 (9 Home, 5 Away)
vs. +.500: 7 vs. Div: 2

L.A.
Games remaining: 14 (5 Home, 9 Away)
vs. +.500: 5 vs.

Boston
Games remaining: 12 (7 Home, 5 Away)
vs. +.500: 6 vs. Div: 2

All 3 are in action today / tonight...

Cavs and Hawks in the matinee. Cavs have seemingly won every kind of poorly played game you can think of in the last month. This is no time to let down.

L.A. at Chicago tonight. Bulls fighting for the 8th seed at home. I still can't see them beating L.A.

Boston on the second night of a back to back against the lowly Griz. A probably win.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby OldDawg » Sat Mar 21, 2009 11:17 pm

Bulls are spineless, gutless, wimps. Way to turn into a weak junior high team right when you need to bust it to finish off the Lakers.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Mon Mar 23, 2009 10:01 am

Boston is home against the Clips tonight. Should be an easy win for the C's.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby onlyindreams » Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:31 pm

We shouldn't even have to look at the Celtics and Magic anymore. The Cavs would have to completely melt down and choke not to get the #1 seed. We'd have to go 7-5 just to give them the opportunity to go undefeated and tie us.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Mon Mar 23, 2009 2:41 pm

onlyindreams wrote:We shouldn't even have to look at the Celtics and Magic anymore. The Cavs would have to completely melt down and choke not to get the #1 seed. We'd have to go 7-5 just to give them the opportunity to go undefeated and tie us.



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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby onlyindreams » Mon Mar 23, 2009 3:26 pm

jamesownsdet wrote:
onlyindreams wrote:We shouldn't even have to look at the Celtics and Magic anymore. The Cavs would have to completely melt down and choke not to get the #1 seed. We'd have to go 7-5 just to give them the opportunity to go undefeated and tie us.



Cleveland, meet onlyindreams. onlyindreams, meet Cleveland.


:guns: :spanky: I've been a Cleveland fan for 30 years, I know the history. This team isn't going to choke that badly. I just look at the schedule and don't see how it's possible.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Mon Mar 23, 2009 3:33 pm

onlyindreams wrote:
jamesownsdet wrote:
onlyindreams wrote:We shouldn't even have to look at the Celtics and Magic anymore. The Cavs would have to completely melt down and choke not to get the #1 seed. We'd have to go 7-5 just to give them the opportunity to go undefeated and tie us.



Cleveland, meet onlyindreams. onlyindreams, meet Cleveland.


:guns: :spanky: I've been a Cleveland fan for 30 years, I know the history. This team isn't going to choke that badly. I just look at the schedule and don't see how it's possible.


haha...i just don't want to jinx the team by counting anything until it's official. I appreciate your take though. IMHO, the Cavs have the East locked up.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Wed Mar 25, 2009 6:00 am

Cavs hosting the Nets tonight. No time to let down after LA easily won last night.


The big game is Boston at Orlando.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Thu Mar 26, 2009 6:05 am

3/26/09

Cavs 58-13

Lakers 56-14

Lakers at Detroit tonight, at NJ tomorrow.

Cavs host the T-Wolves tomorrow.

I'm officially excluding the Celtics from this conversation. At 6 back in the loss column they aren't catching the Cavs. Hell Cleveland might finish 7-8 games ahead of them before all is said and done.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby Mr. MacPhisto » Thu Mar 26, 2009 10:27 am

jamesownsdet wrote:3/26/09

Cavs 58-13

Lakers 56-14

Lakers at Detroit tonight, at NJ tomorrow.

Cavs host the T-Wolves tomorrow.

I'm officially excluding the Celtics from this conversation. At 6 back in the loss column they aren't catching the Cavs. Hell Cleveland might finish 7-8 games ahead of them before all is said and done.


Looking more and more like the Celts are the #3 seed. If that's the case it will be very difficult for them. Poor babies!
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby papacass » Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:24 am

jamesownsdet wrote:I'm officially excluding the Celtics from this conversation. At 6 back in the loss column they aren't catching the Cavs. Hell Cleveland might finish 7-8 games ahead of them before all is said and done.


Celtics and Magic are still back-of-mind, but Job 1 right now is staying ahead of the Lakers. Wrapping up the 1-seed in the East should be a matter of mathematics at this point, but if the Cavs want their best shot to win Larry O'Brien's trophy, they'd better position themselves for HCA should they reach the NBA Finals.

I believe the Cavs are going to go as far as HCA takes them.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby Hi Oktane » Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:48 am

Papa Cass wrote:I believe the Cavs are going to go as far as HCA takes them.


Make or break IYO, E?
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby papacass » Thu Mar 26, 2009 12:17 pm

Hi Oktane wrote:
Papa Cass wrote:I believe the Cavs are going to go as far as HCA takes them.


Make or break IYO, E?


It might very well be, but that could end up being the case for every contender. Once you are talking about the best of the best -- the Cavs, Celtics, Lakers and Magic -- winning road playoff games in any of their arenas will be a tall order. Throw the Spurs in there, too.

The Cavs have been so good at home this year, it is really their biggest advantage to see to it that whoever they face in the playoffs has to play one more game here than at their arena. I think having Games 1 and 2 at The Q will do a lot for swinging playoff series in the Cavs' favor this year.

Bottom line: HCA probably means more in the NBA playoffs than in any other sport.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby Steve Buffum » Thu Mar 26, 2009 12:22 pm

Papa Cass wrote:
Hi Oktane wrote:
Papa Cass wrote:I believe the Cavs are going to go as far as HCA takes them.


Make or break IYO, E?


It might very well be, but that could end up being the case for every contender.

My take, cheerfully unsubstantiated, is that it's "break" but not "make."

If Cleveland doesn't have HCA, they will not win.

If Cleveland has HCA, they can still lose. This is due to two factors:

1) I view LA and Boston as the two teams capable of taking a "road series" from the Cavs because they have experience: in Boston's case, they won the title and "learned" to win on the road. In L.A.'s case, Phil Jackson is still Phil Jackson and Kobe is still Kobe. They might fold on the road, but I certainly wouldn't DEPEND on it. (A wild card here is San Antonio, whose coach and player are both mentally tough and could overcome a home court deficit. I don't think they're going to be healthy enough to make a long run, though.)

2) It's Cleveland.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby papacass » Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:18 pm

Steve Buffum wrote:1) I view LA and Boston as the two teams capable of taking a "road series" from the Cavs because they have experience: in Boston's case, they won the title and "learned" to win on the road. In L.A.'s case, Phil Jackson is still Phil Jackson and Kobe is still Kobe. They might fold on the road, but I certainly wouldn't DEPEND on it. (A wild card here is San Antonio, whose coach and player are both mentally tough and could overcome a home court deficit. I don't think they're going to be healthy enough to make a long run, though.)


I'd agree with you on the Lakers. I think it would be easier for the Lakers to come into Cleveland and win a road Finals game than it would be for the Cavs to go into L.A. and steal one. The Lakers are the deepest team in the league, coached by Zen Master Phil, he of the nine rings. That is why it is so critical for the Cavs to secure HCA in a potential Finals matchup. Even with HCA, I still think the Cavs are narrow-to-moderate underdogs against the Lakers.

The Celtics? Ehh, maybe. But they didn't even win a road playoff game last year until the conference finals. And that was a better team than this year's Celtics. This year, they're banged-up at mutiple positions, they're thinner on the bench, and their record since Christmas is more Atlanta Hawks than defending world champs. I think they're something like eight or nine games over .500 since starting the season 27-2. The Celtics are still very good, but this is not last year's Celtics. At this point, I think the Cavs are a better team and a more confident team, and should be able to beat the Celtics.

The Spurs are an interesting team to consider, although I'd contend that the Lakers are the team that should worry the most about a Spurs uprising. If the Spurs somehow managed to knock the Lakers out, they'll probably be so spent from that emotional drain, they'll have a hard time taking four out of seven from the EC champs, particularly without HCA.

If the Spurs and Cavs rematch in the Finals this year, I think the shoe from '07 will be on the other foot. The Spurs will be the overachievers who drained themselves just to get to the Finals, while the Cavs will be the favorites with HCA.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby jamesownsdet » Thu Mar 26, 2009 5:47 pm

Steve Buffum wrote:
Papa Cass wrote:
Hi Oktane wrote:
Papa Cass wrote:I believe the Cavs are going to go as far as HCA takes them.


Make or break IYO, E?


It might very well be, but that could end up being the case for every contender.

My take, cheerfully unsubstantiated, is that it's "break" but not "make."

If Cleveland doesn't have HCA, they will not win.

If Cleveland has HCA, they can still lose. This is due to two factors:

1) I view LA and Boston as the two teams capable of taking a "road series" from the Cavs because they have experience: in Boston's case, they won the title and "learned" to win on the road. In L.A.'s case, Phil Jackson is still Phil Jackson and Kobe is still Kobe. They might fold on the road, but I certainly wouldn't DEPEND on it. (A wild card here is San Antonio, whose coach and player are both mentally tough and could overcome a home court deficit. I don't think they're going to be healthy enough to make a long run, though.)

2) It's Cleveland.


I respectfully disagree on the Boston take. That team can't and won't win a game in Cleveland. They get a lot of undue, IMO, credit for being so mentally tough. Frankly, I think they're a bunch of jellyfish. I can't remember who the player was this year that came out and said about Boston they try to punk you but once you hit them back, they fold. James will tea bag them in a series where the Cavs have HCA. I can't wait.
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jamesownsdet wrote:I can't remember who the player was this year that came out and said about Boston they try to punk you but once you hit them back, they fold. James will tea bag them in a series where the Cavs have HCA. I can't wait.


That would have been D.J. Augustin, after the Bobcats beat the Celtics.

The C's are a solid fundamental defensive team, no doubt, but Augustin was onto something. Boston might beat you with their D. They might beat you because Paul Pierce went off for 44. But you can't let them beat you with bluster and histrionics. Last year, that worked for the Celtics. They took the league by storm with KG and Pierce beating their chests and warbling at the rafters. In many games, they had the other team psychologically beaten before the opening tip. This year, that's not the case as often.

KG's injury really caused the Celtics to slump out of the race for the 1-seed, but the defending champs started looking mortal well before KG went down.
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Unread postby jamesownsdet » Sat Mar 28, 2009 7:26 am

Lakers are at Atlanta Sunday. It's the one game on this trip I think they have a shot to lose. Atlanta is 28-9 at home.


Cavaliers at home versus the Mavs tomorrow. Dallas actually is pretty decent. Cavs will have to play to win this one. I don't see them toying with the Mavs the way they have with some of the recent wins.
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jamesownsdet wrote:Lakers are at Atlanta Sunday. It's the one game on this trip I think they have a shot to lose. Atlanta is 28-9 at home.


Cavaliers at home versus the Mavs tomorrow. Dallas actually is pretty decent. Cavs will have to play to win this one. I don't see them toying with the Mavs the way they have with some of the recent wins.



Hawks up 8 in the middle of the 3rd..
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Unread postby jamesownsdet » Sun Mar 29, 2009 5:28 pm

Hawks up 14 after 3. Cmon ATL. Give the Cavs an extra game please!
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up 16 with less than 8:30 in the 4th Q

2 game lead over LA now boys :woot: :TCF:
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Don't speak too soon BP, Lakers down 10.
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Unread postby jamesownsdet » Sun Mar 29, 2009 5:40 pm

British_Pharaoh wrote:up 16 with less than 8:30 in the 4th Q

2 game lead over LA now boys :woot: :TCF:



As long as the Hawks don't blow it...
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby buckeye319 » Sun Mar 29, 2009 5:53 pm

Ballgame. Thank you, Atlanta.
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Re: Race for home court thread

Unread postby CP » Sun Mar 29, 2009 8:09 pm

If I'm Philly, I would rather stay at the 6 seed and go to Boston for a 1st round matchup than go to Atlanta. Sounds crazy, but with the Celtics showing their age (injury-wise), I don't want to play a 7 game series in Atlanta. They are too tough at home when things matter.
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