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#301 True Lakers Fan

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 02:28 PM

Mike Trudell ‏@LakersReporter
Brown said both Jodie Meeks & Chris Douglas-Roberts turned some heads in practice today.


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Posted October 09, 2012 - 02:30 PM

Mike Brown says he's "excited" about where @DwightHoward is. "He's doing just about everything."


And True Laker fan, thats great news about CDR, I actually just asked Trudell about that before he posted that.

Edited by Majesty, October 09, 2012 - 02:31 PM.

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 02:34 PM

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Typically, Howard or Gasol will stay on floor at C w/that 2nd unit. Duhon, Clark, CDR, Morris, Goudelock among those fighting to break in.



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#304 Majesty

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 02:34 PM

Alright everyone, Brown pretty much has put out who the 2nd unit will be and who will be going for minutes thus far in camp.

It's as follows

@LakersReporter

Here's the current depth chart for the 2nd unit, drawing from Brown's comments: Blake, Meeks, Ebanks, Jamison (moving over to the 4).

Typically, Howard or Gasol will stay on floor at C w/that 2nd unit. Duhon, Clark, CDR, Morris, Goudelock among those fighting to break in.


As long as CDR keeps turning heads in practice that's good news!! :)

(and for those just joining us, Dwight and Kobe pictures news(Kobe feeling better than he did in 2006) as well as Dwight's monster block are on page 15 :)

Edited by Majesty, October 09, 2012 - 02:35 PM.

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#305 Majesty

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 02:43 PM

Kobe working on his crossover

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Wasn't there a thread a while back asking where his crossover went?

Well there it is

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 03:19 PM

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Typically, Howard or Gasol will stay on floor at C w/that 2nd unit. Duhon, Clark, CDR, Morris, Goudelock among those fighting to break in.


im guessing ebanks will lose that spot once hill comes back. I have no worrys about this bench. Will do fine for what we need.

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 03:21 PM

im guessing ebanks will lose that spot once hill comes back. I have no worrys about this bench. Will do fine for what we need.



Our bench is deep enough we can do multiple things, that's the beauty of it.

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 03:30 PM

I we pick CDR for the bench, I think we can stand one weak link in Blake.

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 03:33 PM

Am I the only one that believes Steve Blake will be much improved just based on the talent surrounding him in the second unit?

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 03:44 PM

Am I the only one that believes Steve Blake will be much improved just based on the talent surrounding him in the second unit?

He will and he wont have to be a sg which is what they were making him do allot last season. His role will be very limited this year

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 04:12 PM

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Kobe, with a grin, said his fierce dunk over/around Jamison was payback for Antawn taking a charge he didn't appreciate earlier. #LakersCamp


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Posted October 09, 2012 - 04:41 PM

what a day for the Lakers!!!
TODAYS GREAT NEWS:

1.Dwight cleared for full contact, very short minutes
2.Jordan Hill will only miss 1 month, no surgery
3.Meeks and CDR "turn Mike Browns head in practice"( his words)
4. Kobe Dunks on JAmison, shows he still has a mean crossover, both hands!

Just wanted to put this on one post cuz its just SO much great news, when u see it all together, and think about it together, its overwelming, well, for the DIe,DIE,DIE,die,DIeDie-HARD fans... ..this could be the best day of camp, throughout this whole camp,future too

(most people on this site are Die-Hards, i just think theres 2 levels,hahaha)

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 04:48 PM

Kobe dunked without the knee procedure,WOW.

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 04:54 PM

Kobe dunked without the knee procedure,WOW.


He didn't have it after all this off-season

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 05:18 PM

Alright everyone, Brown pretty much has put out who the 2nd unit will be and who will be going for minutes thus far in camp.

It's as follows


As long as CDR keeps turning heads in practice that's good news!! :)

(and for those just joining us, Dwight and Kobe pictures news(Kobe feeling better than he did in 2006) as well as Dwight's monster block are on page 15 :)



Nice, glad Meeks made the second unit.

Hopefully CDR can as well.

Edited by Hey, October 09, 2012 - 05:19 PM.

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 05:55 PM

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They just showed that dunk footage on TWCsportsnet Lakeshow and he gave jamison a dirty look after he dunked on him

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 06:29 PM



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And :laughing: @ CDR shaking his head after that second dunk

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 06:58 PM

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#320 Majesty

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Posted October 09, 2012 - 07:15 PM

Nice interviews after practice :D Nice to see the training camp thread picking up steam again :glasses:

also notice Kobe's dunk came off a screen from Dwight, I think everyone was talking about the effectiveness of Nash in the PnR but what about Kobe's benefit with a true PnR center ALSO helping setup situations for him? Dwight being a PnR center does wonders for the options of both Kobe AND Nash depending on which has the ball and which is moving without it.

Edited by Majesty, October 09, 2012 - 07:25 PM.

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