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@DTVirgin Kendrick Perkins.

1 day, 14 hours ago on Saturday Morning Cartoons: Eyebrows

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@d21 @ Luke @OBoy (LaFamilia) In every movie I've seen involving nanobots, they eat everything and James Bond has to stop them. 

1 day, 15 hours ago on Saturday Morning Cartoons: Eyebrows

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@OBoy (LaFamilia) Because at any second, his knees could turn into dust.

1 day, 15 hours ago on Saturday Morning Cartoons: Eyebrows

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@The McAdams Bros @White_kiwi_thunder They should play just Adams. 1v5. Imagine how good he'll get if he has to play every position at the same time.

1 day, 15 hours ago on Saturday Morning Cartoons: Eyebrows

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@_justin @d21 to Huestis though!

1 day, 22 hours ago on Saturday Morning Cartoons: Eyebrows

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Is it just me, or does Roberson have Thabo's haircut now?

3 days, 16 hours ago on Friday Bolts – 10.17.14

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@DTVirgin This is the best expansion team ever.

3 days, 19 hours ago on Friday Bolts – 10.17.14

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@Jooseppi I honestly think he wants the team to play 80s basketball.

3 days, 20 hours ago on Friday Bolts – 10.17.14

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@Crow And fan favorite Kendrick Perkins

3 days, 20 hours ago on Friday Bolts – 10.17.14

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@Crow I'm surprised they don't do division blogs on the main site like they used to with the NFL. Maybe it's too tough geographically, I dunno.

3 days, 21 hours ago on Friday Bolts – 10.17.14

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@GREENE1148 @ Luke This is a pretty damning look. Nothing's really changed since then. Big hope is that he can improve off the bounce.

http://deanondraft.com/2014/01/29/a-randle-walk-down-fraud-street/

3 days, 23 hours ago on Friday Bolts – 10.17.14

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@GREENE1148  Unless he improves drastically, he's going to be a huge bust.

3 days, 23 hours ago on Friday Bolts – 10.17.14

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Didn't get to watch the game. They had Adams on Davis and not Asik?

4 days, 1 hour ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@_justin @ Luke Yeah, that's helpful. But I mean like OPS+ and stuff like that. Like some people say that Bird was an overrated shooter because he didn't take many threes, even though he was shooting more than entire teams in the 80s. Would be cool to get some context.

4 days, 11 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@_justin @ Luke @Sustainable Parameters @White_kiwi_thunder I dunno, if Glenda is real, then I'm open to anything.

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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I wish BBR had era-weighted stats like Baseball-Reference does. Seems like it'd be possible after 1980, and it would be super cool.

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@Sustainable Parameters @ Luke @White_kiwi_thunder Really? Hmm. I'm so bad at figuring out when people are on alternate accounts.

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@White_kiwi_thunder I think she's mostly joking around at this point. But it's fun to debate her. Like prime DXL

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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Did anyone watch the game? Did Jones just shoot poorly, or was he actually trying to create offense?

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@King of Carrot Flowers the third @_justin @White_kiwi_thunder It's hard not to criticize Adams when JoBloggs is around.

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@Mr Unreliable Good point. Completely missed that.

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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BBR and 82games both have Adams assisted on only 61 percent of his buckets last season. Seems really low. Did he create more than I remember, or is that probably just noise?

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@King of Carrot Flowers the third @ Luke He's okay. Really good on the O-boards, I think. Similarities are pretty uncanny statistically.

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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The Adams-Lopez comp really is a good one. Like it a lot. Think maybe Adams has the chance to be a better defender. Lopez isn't asked to do much in Portland, anyways.

4 days, 12 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Pelicans 120, Thunder 86

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@Tvaddic @ Luke I dunno, I don't consider it positionally. Are there really 39 players you'd want on your team this year over Kobe? Unless the injury really kills him, I'd say no.

4 days, 22 hours ago on Thursday Bolts – 10.16.14

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@Tvaddic No. 40 does seem really low.

4 days, 22 hours ago on Thursday Bolts – 10.16.14

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@AIaska @ Luke I mean, I don't think he'll win this year. But he's clearly going to be awesome, and the Pelicans don't look like a top-three team in the West anytime soon.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@Bryson @ Luke @AIaska He's arguably a top 5-10 player and he's like 11 years old.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@AIaska I think Davis might have a shot at changing that. Maybe.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@_justin @ Luke @FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @Old Man Game @Legendary_Dork I think top 10 is definitely doable. But losing Durant hurts a ton, and even if Roberson gives ~90% of what Thabo did, I think we drop out of the top five unless we completely sacrifice scoring for defensive lineups.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@Old Man Game @ Luke @FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @_justin @Legendary_Dork If Perry starts, Adams should too. If it's Morrow/Reggie, Perk should start.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @ Luke @_justin @Old Man Game @Legendary_Dork I mean, that will almost certainly be the lineup that's used to close games. Unless Adams is really tearing it up.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@Thunder_Blue I don't think Melo will ever have a real shot at MVP.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @ Luke @_justin @Old Man Game @Legendary_Dork Probably. It would be awesome if we morphed into a Miami-like smallball team. Don't see it happening though, like you said.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @ Luke @_justin @Old Man Game @Legendary_Dork Yeah. And he's probably better this year. But I think he'd be far more valuable helping Reggie off the bench.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @ Luke @_justin @Old Man Game @Legendary_Dork Last season, the offense rose nearly seven points per 100 possessions when Adams was with the starters, but the defense dropped 17 (!!) PPP. Like justin said, diminishing returns. 

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@_justin @ Luke @Old Man Game @FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @Legendary_Dork Why it's kind of frustrating that starting is so valued among players. 

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@_justin @Old Man Game @FunakiEjectsAnother [#StartLambFaction] @Legendary_Dork I think you could make a case that Durant and Westbrook are able to negate Perkins' offense well enough that he's very playable with them. Last year that wasn't the case because of Thabo, but it was in 2012-13. Realistically, is the starting offense going to be that much better with Adams? I would argue no, not enough to justify his mediocre defense. Offensive impact is much greater off the bench.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@_justin @Tvaddic @ Luke Think he'd be fine coming off the bench if Reggie, Morrow, Lamb, Nick, etc. were too.

5 days, 14 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@Tvaddic @ Luke It's not a Brooks thing so much as we probably need Perk's defense in most cases.

5 days, 15 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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Think the only way Adams starts with KD out is if Brooks runs a Westbrook-Roberson-Jones-Ibaka lineup. May change as the season goes on though.

5 days, 15 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@King of Carrot Flowers the third That feels like a bit of a generalization. 

5 days, 15 hours ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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Lakers are going to be brutal this season

https://twitter.com/johnschuhmann/status/521648102139117569

6 days, 1 hour ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@kfmsooner Meeks is hurt.

6 days, 1 hour ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@BangBangThunder Under, Under, Under

6 days, 1 hour ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@_justin He's so awful

6 days, 1 hour ago on Wednesday Bolts – 10.15.14

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@DanielLawler  I dunno, he's always been good offensively. But he might be the worst defender in the entire legaue.

6 days, 10 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Thunder 117, Grizzlies 107

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@The McAdams Bros @ Luke @slowneasy @Kong Lambchop Again, who cares how much Perk fouls?

6 days, 11 hours ago on Preseason Thoughts: Thunder 117, Grizzlies 107

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