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Oh Snap

Unread postby Madre Hill, Superstar » Thu Mar 17, 2011 12:59 am

After tonight's win over the Purple Paupers:

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Who is Kellie Dwyer? "@demeatloaf: Kelly Dwyer is officially wrong. #SmallVictories"
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Really? How long has Kellie been writing? Never heard of her. "@sspj24: @cavsdan Yahoo reporter who predicted 12 wins at start of season"
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Cerebral_DownTime » Thu Mar 17, 2011 1:03 am

Am I wrong in feeling just a little bit of sympathy for TMLP?
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby waborat » Thu Mar 17, 2011 7:53 am

Guy owns, like Drew Gooden plays
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby swerb » Thu Mar 17, 2011 8:14 am

Short Man's Syndrome
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby motherscratcher » Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:37 am

Cerebral_DownTime wrote:Am I wrong in feeling just a little bit of sympathy for TMLP?


No. I think it's plain that the dude wants to win and he wants to win badly. Swerb's right, he has small man's syndrome or something.

He might be doing a bad job as an owner, but at least he's trying.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby swerb » Thu Mar 17, 2011 10:39 am

Gilbert will continue to be exposed as what he really is as the losses and challenging seasons mount.

It's happening already with things like last night's petty spiteful tweets. Take the high road. I mean really, calling out Kelly Dwyer on Twitter? With a 13-53 record? It's embarrassing. And right in line with how he runs his scummie loan company.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby FUDU » Thu Mar 17, 2011 10:51 am

Could you imagine sitting at the casino with a 16 versus the dealers shown face card with Gilbert walking buy with a fist pumping "YEAH!"
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Madre Hill, Superstar » Thu Mar 17, 2011 10:52 am

motherscratcher wrote:No. I think it's plain that the dude wants to win and he wants to win badly. Swerb's right, he has small man's syndrome or something.

He might be doing a bad job as an owner, but at least he's trying.


I'm with you. Gordon Gund took the high road, if Gilbert wants to take swipes at haters like Dwyer more the power to him.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby swerb » Thu Mar 17, 2011 11:04 am

It's part Short Mans Syndrome, part trying to endear himself to a fan base that he knows have just completely tuned out the Indians (Joe Fan at least) because of their perception that the Dolan's don't care about winning, and only about making $.

Sure ... he wants to win. He wants to profit more. The two go hand in hand to a large degree, even more so with the raised stakes of the casino coming to town less than a half mile from The Q.

Again, the fan base will start to see his true colors after 2-3 seasons of 55-60 losses.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Kingpin74 » Thu Mar 17, 2011 12:23 pm

It's part Short Mans Syndrome, part trying to endear himself to a fan base that he knows have just completely tuned out the Indians (Joe Fan at least) because of their perception that the Dolan's don't care about winning, and only about making $.

Sure ... he wants to win. He wants to profit more. The two go hand in hand to a large degree, even more so with the raised stakes of the casino coming to town less than a half mile from The Q.

Again, the fan base will start to see his true colors after 2-3 seasons of 55-60 losses.


I'm conflicted. His attitude has proved itself to be ridiculous over the past year (and I'd even include the long-standing little things like the stupid entertainment overload they have at the Q). Between the LeBron letter (a lot of fun at the time but Gund's classy Boozer letter in '04 looks a million times better in hindsight), all of the tweets pimping these random young scrubs to ridiculous levels, and barely dropping ticket prices for next year, I'm getting a little fed up. I'm all for keeping a positive attitude about the future but I don't think he's properly acknowledged what a rusty coathanger abortion the last 10 months have been.

But at the same time, the guy has put his money where his mouth is just about every time he's had the chance. Paying eight figures for a low lottery pick in a weak draft is just about unheard of and is this team's only real chance to get better. And while Swerb is right in that this is all to make money (which is true for just about any team), he strikes me as someone who genuinely wants to give his customers a good product too (at least for the Cavs, mortgages are a different story).
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby pup » Thu Mar 17, 2011 1:11 pm

Kingpin74 wrote:
It's part Short Mans Syndrome, part trying to endear himself to a fan base that he knows have just completely tuned out the Indians (Joe Fan at least) because of their perception that the Dolan's don't care about winning, and only about making $.

Sure ... he wants to win. He wants to profit more. The two go hand in hand to a large degree, even more so with the raised stakes of the casino coming to town less than a half mile from The Q.

Again, the fan base will start to see his true colors after 2-3 seasons of 55-60 losses.


I'm conflicted. His attitude has proved itself to be ridiculous over the past year (and I'd even include the long-standing little things like the stupid entertainment overload they have at the Q). Between the LeBron letter (a lot of fun at the time but Gund's classy Boozer letter in '04 looks a million times better in hindsight), all of the tweets pimping these random young scrubs to ridiculous levels, and barely dropping ticket prices for next year, I'm getting a little fed up. I'm all for keeping a positive attitude about the future but I don't think he's properly acknowledged what a rusty coathanger abortion the last 10 months have been.

But at the same time, the guy has put his money where his mouth is just about every time he's had the chance. Paying eight figures for a low lottery pick in a weak draft is just about unheard of and is this team's only real chance to get better. And while Swerb is right in that this is all to make money (which is true for just about any team), he strikes me as someone who genuinely wants to give his customers a good product too (at least for the Cavs, mortgages are a different story).


As the picture becomes more clear with this guy, I disagree. It is the same short sighted type of move that led to swapping out entire rotations of guys in trades at the deadlines for a marginal improvement of the roster.

If overpaying for a draft pick, to be able to acquire someone that is not considered to be a difference maker is trying to win, I might wish he started to try to lose.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby swerb » Thu Mar 17, 2011 1:29 pm

What Pup said.

Succeeding in the NBA will prove different to doing so in what was a largely unregulated industry that allowed TMLP to use loopholes to pray on the stupid with scumbag commissioned phone jockeys and $1000 application fees.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Kingpin74 » Thu Mar 17, 2011 2:39 pm

As the picture becomes more clear with this guy, I disagree. It is the same short sighted type of move that led to swapping out entire rotations of guys in trades at the deadlines for a marginal improvement of the roster.

If overpaying for a draft pick, to be able to acquire someone that is not considered to be a difference maker is trying to win, I might wish he started to try to lose.


You're right in general (i.e. Jamison trade) but in this trade, Baron had the exact same contract length as Mo. So, Gilbert basically paid cash for the pick. I really don't see the downside unless you think $4M of cap room in Cleveland, Ohio will actually make a difference over the next two years. All I'm saying is that stockpiling draft picks seems like our best shot at respectability and Gilbert seems willing to spend the requisite amount to make it happen. I'll actually be more impressed if he uses the trade exception to get another lotto pick next year. Again, I'm conflicted and maybe it's just Gilbert preying on my Dolan distaste, like Swerb said. I just respect the fact that he's making an effort.

Now, if you think the team's previous moves may have caused too big of a crater to escape, I can't really disagree but that's a different argument.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby pup » Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:08 pm

Kingpin74 wrote:
As the picture becomes more clear with this guy, I disagree. It is the same short sighted type of move that led to swapping out entire rotations of guys in trades at the deadlines for a marginal improvement of the roster.

If overpaying for a draft pick, to be able to acquire someone that is not considered to be a difference maker is trying to win, I might wish he started to try to lose.


You're right in general (i.e. Jamison trade) but in this trade, Baron had the exact same contract length as Mo. So, Gilbert basically paid cash for the pick. I really don't see the downside unless you think $4M of cap room in Cleveland, Ohio will actually make a difference over the next two years. All I'm saying is that stockpiling draft picks seems like our best shot at respectability and Gilbert seems willing to spend the requisite amount to make it happen. I'll actually be more impressed if he uses the trade exception to get another lotto pick next year. Again, I'm conflicted and maybe it's just Gilbert preying on my Dolan distaste, like Swerb said. I just respect the fact that he's making an effort.

Now, if you think the team's previous moves may have caused too big of a crater to escape, I can't really disagree but that's a different argument.


But what if flipping Mo next year would garner the same pick, but in a better draft class?

What if flipping Mo next year could land you a young wing player, better than the guy you are going to get at #8?

EOD, reports say this deal was on the table for a pretty lengthy amount of time. And as soon as we got to the deadline, the little guy pushed the button. Show some patience for a change.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Madre Hill, Superstar » Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:31 pm

pup wrote:But what if flipping Mo next year would garner the same pick, but in a better draft class?

What if flipping Mo next year could land you a young wing player, better than the guy you are going to get at #8?


What if Mo discovered he was really from the planet Krypton and simply flew over opposing defenses?

You do realize the only reason the Clips made the deal was because they thought the draft would suck, right? Or are you of the serious belief that someone somewhere would trade a lotto pick in a good draft for Mo Williams? And, hell, if they did, then why wouldn't they make the same deal for Baron Davis?

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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Orenthal » Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:38 pm

^Saved me from typing. Thought the exact same thing. The whole aunt balls uncle thing.

$12 million for what is now the 8th pick seems about right. Considering a low 20's pick would cost the full $3 million allowed. IMO all the moves made since LeBron left are the right moves.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby JJN » Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:42 pm

More is lost by indecision than wrong decision. Who cares if it is a weak draft? Whatever we pull in with it will probably be better than 26.5% on four 3PT attempts per game, 3 TOs per game, and a bunch of DNPs.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby waborat » Fri Mar 18, 2011 7:42 am

70 pts scored...

Lose by 40+...

6 (!!!) assists...

Where's the Tweat? Bitch
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby e0y2e3 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 11:53 pm

Madre Hill, Superstar wrote:
motherscratcher wrote:No. I think it's plain that the dude wants to win and he wants to win badly. Swerb's right, he has small man's syndrome or something.

He might be doing a bad job as an owner, but at least he's trying.


I'm with you. Gordon Gund took the high road, if Gilbert wants to take swipes at haters like Dwyer more the power to him.


Yeah - good thing our awesome owner took mental notes about a writer that predicted that the Cavs would win only 12 games because they would do the smart thing and blow the team entirely up (SO GLAD WE STILL HAVE JAMO, ANDY AND PARKER BABY!!!!!). No doubt Dwyer is a hater if he was stupid enough to believe that.

Gilbert is a joke that keeps getting worse. Maybe one day he'll learn to STFU, hire a real GM and not his own personal puppet and stop being knock off Cuban. Don't see it coming soon though.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Orenthal » Sat Mar 19, 2011 3:51 pm

Fucking hate Hollins, and if JJ is an important member of your team you are fucked. Hard.
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Unread postby motherscratcher » Sat Mar 19, 2011 5:03 pm

According to my sources CDT farts in the tub and bites the bubbles.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby waborat » Sat Mar 19, 2011 5:30 pm

motherscratcher wrote:What's Peeker doing in LA?

http://sports.espn.go.com/los-angeles/nba/news/story?id=6236645


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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby peeker643 » Sat Mar 19, 2011 6:29 pm

motherscratcher wrote:What's Peeker doing in LA?

http://sports.espn.go.com/los-angeles/nba/news/story?id=6236645


Sounds more like JB on any given Sunday. :hide:

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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby peeker643 » Sat Mar 19, 2011 6:32 pm

waborat wrote:
motherscratcher wrote:What's Peeker doing in LA?

http://sports.espn.go.com/los-angeles/nba/news/story?id=6236645


Assumed it was Baron minus meds


I hear one more 'Baron's Grandmother' story and this could be me.

WTF dude? Old people fucking die.

It's already clear this guy has no interest in playing basketball here. Knee inflammation and back spasms will define his tenure in Cleveland. He's the Hafner of the Cavaliers: praying for one big half of the season so someone gets stupid over him.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby waborat » Sat Mar 19, 2011 7:49 pm

peeker643 wrote: He's the Keith Hernandez of the Cavaliers:



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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Orenthal » Sat Mar 19, 2011 8:36 pm

Is anyone putting all their chips in on Baron Davis?
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Unread postby Cerebral_DownTime » Sat Mar 19, 2011 8:42 pm

Orenthal wrote:Is anyone putting all their chips in on Baron Davis?


Baron Davis fat joke.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby pup » Sun Mar 20, 2011 11:55 am

Cerebral_DownTime wrote:
Orenthal wrote:Is anyone putting all their chips in on Baron Davis?


Baron Davis fat joke.


When I first read this, the ad on the bottom was for brownies.
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Unread postby Orenthal » Sun Mar 20, 2011 8:41 pm

http://www.cbssports.com/nba/story/1482 ... better-off

• Rival executives are watching with great interest as the Cavaliers take an unorthodox approach to rebuilding after the departure of LeBron James. The Cavs have embarked on what one executive called "a rich man's rebuild," taking on Baron Davis' contract in exchange for a prime first-round pick from the Clippers. Look for the Cavs to explore more ways to acquire high picks by taking on money around the draft. Though rival executives believe Cleveland will re-examine its deadline pursuit of Richard Hamilton after the season, a person familiar with the organization's thinking said the team isn't comfortable at the moment with Hamilton's two years and $25 million remaining. Either way, the risk for the Cavs, who would have six first-round picks in the next three drafts if they took on Hamilton or another high-priced veteran for another pick, is that their payroll will be much higher than the typical rebuilding team's. Thus, GM Chris Grant and assistant GM David Griffin will have to hit on those picks. For the record, I like their chances. Either way, it's an interesting example of a team playing to its advantages even in a disadvantaged small market where their resources to acquire picks far outweigh their ability to attract free agents.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby jta1975 » Mon Mar 21, 2011 12:04 am

Orenthal wrote:http://www.cbssports.com/nba/story/14829716/postups-a-month-in-nuggets-nets-and-knicks-all-better-off

• Rival executives are watching with great interest as the Cavaliers take an unorthodox approach to rebuilding after the departure of LeBron James. The Cavs have embarked on what one executive called "a rich man's rebuild," taking on Baron Davis' contract in exchange for a prime first-round pick from the Clippers. Look for the Cavs to explore more ways to acquire high picks by taking on money around the draft. Though rival executives believe Cleveland will re-examine its deadline pursuit of Richard Hamilton after the season, a person familiar with the organization's thinking said the team isn't comfortable at the moment with Hamilton's two years and $25 million remaining. Either way, the risk for the Cavs, who would have six first-round picks in the next three drafts if they took on Hamilton or another high-priced veteran for another pick, is that their payroll will be much higher than the typical rebuilding team's. Thus, GM Chris Grant and assistant GM David Griffin will have to hit on those picks. For the record, I like their chances. Either way, it's an interesting example of a team playing to its advantages even in a disadvantaged small market where their resources to acquire picks far outweigh their ability to attract free agents.



I like the out of the box thinking. I don't think anyone has really used that M.O. when trying to rebuild a team.

It will cost money either way if the goal is to really compete again. Either we over pay free agents or take on other teams salary for picks.

I like the notion of going with the young guys. I just get worried about all 3 being up for their first real contract at the same time. You have to work with what you got and Cleveland isn't the most attractive destination. Money talks.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby jta1975 » Mon Mar 21, 2011 12:09 am

Peek you big bully, you buried the little fella. Well, actually I guess he did it to himself.

I really hope Byron Scott is a smooth talker. If not the only way the Cavs will get better is through youth. Dan may be scaring players off...

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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby e0y2e3 » Mon Mar 21, 2011 2:57 am

Such a fucking joke calling this Gilbert rebuild "out of the box"

You guys are retarded. Look at the Presti and Pritchard models, he's doing a slighly more expensive version of them. Stop blowing what isn't worth blowing. Especially Presti with Kurt Thomas.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Orenthal » Mon Mar 21, 2011 10:55 am

http://newsok.com/the-presti-plan-in-ac ... le/3545246

Very good article on the Presti Plan. Presti is just legendary at getting the most possible from his cap space in trades. He landed 3 first round picks for Kurt Thomas. (2) in taking on his salary, then another whn the Spurs needed his size. We can only pray that Grant can maximize like that.

On the flip side if we do somehow take on Hamilton's deal for a first rounder I think its pretty clear that we are spending more money to acquire assets to that Presti got cheaper. Guy is the best at what he does.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby YahooFanChicago » Mon Mar 21, 2011 11:31 am

e0y2e3 wrote:Such a fucking joke calling this Gilbert rebuild "out of the box"

You guys are retarded. Look at the Presti and Pritchard models, he's doing a slighly more expensive version of them. Stop blowing what isn't worth blowing. Especially Presti with Kurt Thomas.


Rat tail,

I think you are right about that and that it is pretty much using that same blue print. Depending on how far Gilbert goes with "buying" other draft pics through similar deals it may just be him taking it to a much higher level so I think OJ is right about that too.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby Rat_Tail » Mon Mar 21, 2011 3:37 pm

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waborat wrote:
motherscratcher wrote:What's Peeker doing in LA?

http://sports.espn.go.com/los-angeles/nba/news/story?id=6236645


Assumed it was Baron minus meds

He's the Hafner of the Cavaliers: praying for one big half of the season so someone gets stupid over him.


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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby jta1975 » Mon Mar 21, 2011 6:37 pm

e0y2e3 wrote:Such a fucking joke calling this Gilbert rebuild "out of the box"

You guys are retarded. Look at the Presti and Pritchard models, he's doing a slighly more expensive version of them. Stop blowing what isn't worth blowing. Especially Presti with Kurt Thomas.


It's O.K. to quote, I wear big boy pants. Calling the plan "out of the box" was obviously not accurate. OKC and the Blazers are two great examples of what a good front office can do to get a team competitive again.

I hope we have the luck of OKC with Durant and Westbrook.

If the bodies of Roy and Oden held up they would be dominate instead of competitive.

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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby waborat » Mon Mar 21, 2011 7:28 pm

Listened in on the season ticket/Gilby conference call today for awhile, here's the poop...

TMLP: It's amazing, how knowledgeable you fans are here in Cleveland. You're the best!!! This organization will do anything to win. I also want to remind you about how great it's going to be when the new casino opens up at the Higbee building. That casino will make everyone on 4th & 6th streets a ton of money. It will bring top technology firms to Cleveland. This town will be "The Place To Be" in the midwest.

TMLP's puppet: Let's go to the phone lines, Mr G.

Caller from Shaker Hts: Dan, you're the best, I have so much faith in you. What exactly is the trade exception, sir?

TMLP: Well, we received that exception because of Mr James and his decision. We can sign someone with it, if we want. That's a good thing to have. Next question?

Caller from North Ridgeville: Golly, you've done so much for this franchise and I know you'll take us to the promised land. I'd love to know what you think about how the "starpower" is changing the league, good sir?

TMLP: Nobody has ever won in this league going after stars before, right Puppet?

Puppet: No general, um Mr G.

TMLP: Not really sure what's so great about Miami, anyhow? What have they ever done in sports? Besides it's pretty much just the players from the '03-'04 drafts that want to play together. Mo Williams just said the other night that he misses this place. Plenty of players want to play here.

Puppet: And don't forget that you built Cleveland Clinic Court, sir. Let's go to the next caller.

Caller from Cleveland: How do you like Coach Scott and do you have a timeframe for him? By the way, I think your awesome, you should be the one called King around here.

TMLP: Thank you for the kind words, my son. Look, Byron Scott is worshipped around the NBA and I am very impressed with him. I want significant improvement, but I’m not sure when that’ll be. Next caller.

Caller from Parma: Great show down at the Q this weekend with the tourney, Ol’ Great One. Who do you want to see in a Cavs’ uniform after this year’s draft?

TMLP: I’m not allowed to say anything per the league’s rules. Who would you like to see?

Caller from Parma: Oh, whoever you get is fine by me.

Puppet: We will now go to a caller from Akron.

Caller from Akron: Hey you SOB, What makes you think the team will be worthy next year to keep us paying you outrageous prices for seats, you fucker? A 4% drop in prices is ridiculous, you should let us in for free, you bastard. You had one of the lowest payrolls in the league this year and you want us to throw you jack to keep this kind of product on the court, cocksucker. I’ve been a ticket holder for 36 years and I see it taking another 4 years minimum until we’re good again. Hell, I might be dead by then and I sure as shit hope you are Danno.

TMLP: Sir, I feel your pain, please talk to your ticket representative and we’ll upgrade you seats and give you a free Ipod.

Puppet: Wow sire, let’s look at the computer and see who else is out there with a proper question for you? Go ahead Lakewood?

Caller from Lakewood: Is there any truth to you selling the team after your casino is built, you stud you.

TMLP: Nothing could be farther from the truth. I’m here forever Cleveland!!! Next caller?

Caller from Bratenahl: Hi Danny, remember me sweetie, I’m the exterminator who has VIP seats. I love you, I love the Cavs. I didn’t know anything about basketball just 5 little years ago and now I never miss a game. I have tons of CEO clients who are always asking me for tickets.

TMLP: Thanks for the kind words, I remember you. Hey, how’s business? What bugs are the most popular right now?

At this point, my wife removed the luger from my mouth, gave me my blood pressure medicine and hung up the phone for me
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby jta1975 » Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:02 pm

waborat wrote:Listened in on the season ticket/Gilby conference call today for awhile, here's the poop...

TMLP: It's amazing, how knowledgeable you fans are here in Cleveland. You're the best!!! This organization will do anything to win. I also want to remind you about how great it's going to be when the new casino opens up at the Higbee building. That casino will make everyone on 4th & 6th streets a ton of money. It will bring top technology firms to Cleveland. This town will be "The Place To Be" in the midwest.

TMLP's puppet: Let's go to the phone lines, Mr G.

Caller from Shaker Hts: Dan, you're the best, I have so much faith in you. What exactly is the trade exception, sir?

TMLP: Well, we received that exception because of Mr James and his decision. We can sign someone with it, if we want. That's a good thing to have. Next question?

Caller from North Ridgeville: Golly, you've done so much for this franchise and I know you'll take us to the promised land. I'd love to know what you think about how the "starpower" is changing the league, good sir?

TMLP: Nobody has ever won in this league going after stars before, right Puppet?

Puppet: No general, um Mr G.

TMLP: Not really sure what's so great about Miami, anyhow? What have they ever done in sports? Besides it's pretty much just the players from the '03-'04 drafts that want to play together. Mo Williams just said the other night that he misses this place. Plenty of players want to play here.

Puppet: And don't forget that you built Cleveland Clinic Court, sir. Let's go to the next caller.

Caller from Cleveland: How do you like Coach Scott and do you have a timeframe for him? By the way, I think your awesome, you should be the one called King around here.

TMLP: Thank you for the kind words, my son. Look, Byron Scott is worshipped around the NBA and I am very impressed with him. I want significant improvement, but I’m not sure when that’ll be. Next caller.

Caller from Parma: Great show down at the Q this weekend with the tourney, Ol’ Great One. Who do you want to see in a Cavs’ uniform after this year’s draft?

TMLP: I’m not allowed to say anything per the league’s rules. Who would you like to see?

Caller from Parma: Oh, whoever you get is fine by me.

Puppet: We will now go to a caller from Akron.

Caller from Akron: Hey you SOB, What makes you think the team will be worthy next year to keep us paying you outrageous prices for seats, you fucker? A 4% drop in prices is ridiculous, you should let us in for free, you bastard. You had one of the lowest payrolls in the league this year and you want us to throw you jack to keep this kind of product on the court, cocksucker. I’ve been a ticket holder for 36 years and I see it taking another 4 years minimum until we’re good again. Hell, I might be dead by then and I sure as shit hope you are Danno.

TMLP: Sir, I feel your pain, please talk to your ticket representative and we’ll upgrade you seats and give you a free Ipod.

Puppet: Wow sire, let’s look at the computer and see who else is out there with a proper question for you? Go ahead Lakewood?

Caller from Lakewood: Is there any truth to you selling the team after your casino is built, you stud you.

TMLP: Nothing could be farther from the truth. I’m here forever Cleveland!!! Next caller?

Caller from Bratenahl: Hi Danny, remember me sweetie, I’m the exterminator who has VIP seats. I love you, I love the Cavs. I didn’t know anything about basketball just 5 little years ago and now I never miss a game. I have tons of CEO clients who are always asking me for tickets.

TMLP: Thanks for the kind words, I remember you. Hey, how’s business? What bugs are the most popular right now?

At this point, my wife removed the luger from my mouth, gave me my blood pressure medicine and hung up the phone for me



That Akron caller really knows how to get comps...hahahaha
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby e0y2e3 » Fri Mar 25, 2011 6:47 pm

Talk about and Oh Snap... check out this wit from our Beat Reporter (and her 35K inherited Twitter followers)

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Just talked to #Cavs' Antawn Jamison. Said he had 9 screws & plate put in broken left pinky during surgery. Didn't know all that could fit.
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Re: Oh Snap

Unread postby peeker643 » Fri Mar 25, 2011 6:54 pm

e0y2e3 wrote:Talk about and Oh Snap... check out this wit from our Beat Reporter (and her 35K inherited Twitter followers)

PDcavsinsider Mary Schmitt Boyer
Just talked to #Cavs' Antawn Jamison. Said he had 9 screws & plate put in broken left pinky during surgery. Didn't know all that could fit.



I'm tempted to send her the link Wabo posted about the crack ho with $52, a wrench, a box of Twinkies, a spatula, a set of false teeth, 9 bags of heroin and a couple Fisher-Price toys up her vag.

That would set her straight on just what can fit where on the human body.

Of course, it would also get my name in the police blotter and get me a restraining order too.

Wait!!! I can just send it from the Cleveland Fan twitter account. Let the good times roll.
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