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Posted June 10, 2013 - 12:45 PM

http://blacksportson...-championships/

 

“At that time, I think Toronto probably could have competed for championships with the Lakers, that’s what I think,” McGrady said Friday.

 

“Toronto, they didn’t know I was capable of that type of performance as far as scoring. I didn’t (even) know I had that in me,” he said.

 

Tracy-McGrady-thinks-Raptors-compete-Lak

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#2 fido

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Posted June 10, 2013 - 12:54 PM

And he is such and expert on championship basketball?

If they could've then why didn't they make it out of the East - ever?

#3 Tensai

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Posted June 10, 2013 - 12:55 PM

Kobe would have [expletive]slapped you both alone.



#4 Piston Honda

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Posted June 10, 2013 - 01:01 PM

And which person in their platoon of bigs would have kept Shaq in check? Go home McGrady.



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Posted June 10, 2013 - 01:07 PM

^ Mamadou N'Diaye & Eric Montross.


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Posted June 10, 2013 - 01:27 PM

I remember Kobe mentioning them two back in the day, saying how both of them MF's could ball. But Toronto T-Mac wasn't the same as Orlando T-Mac. 


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Posted June 10, 2013 - 07:16 PM

They could ball but the team game was useless.

 

Comments like these makes me want to root for Miami so that Tmac does not get the ring,



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Posted June 10, 2013 - 08:03 PM

Then why didn't you win any rings huh? Go sit down on the bench and be happy with your free ring. 



#9 Jay Cee

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Posted June 10, 2013 - 09:38 PM

If ifs and buts were candy and nuts we'd all have a merry Christmas. Those Raptrs teams were alright, they weren't competing for jack though

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Posted June 10, 2013 - 09:42 PM

Oh okay. 



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Posted June 10, 2013 - 09:49 PM

“Toronto, they didn’t know I was capable of that type of performance as far as scoring. I didn’t (even) know I had that in me,”

Lol wut

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Posted June 10, 2013 - 11:44 PM

I love T Mac, WAS probably my second favorite player after Kobe, but this is just hilarious. I still hope he wins a ring with the Spurs. I don't care if he is a end of rotation guy on their team. At the end of the day a championship is a championship. Some great players fought there whole careers to get one and never did. They are special and only a limited amount of players win one. Whether your a rookie on a championship team or a vet closing his career on last legs, you all play a part in your team. Frankly I will be so happy if T Mac gets a ring, because at his prime he was right up there as one of the best players of his generation. Injury probably cost him a HOF career but that's life, nothings promised. He has been given a chance to be a part of something special and no one can blame him for accepting the opportunity. Not everyones careers pan out like a Magic, Jordan, Kobe, Kareem etc. Each and every player has their own unique story of how they became a champion. Some will be 1st option while others will be 12th man in the rotation. At the end of the day Winning is winning. Obviously some play big roles while others hardly anything. End result is still the same. The one thing that is involved in winning a ring is a bit luck as well. Right place, right time. Hopefully T Mac might have some luck go his way after his injury plagued
career. Why can't a guy who was once a superstar of the NBA, ride the pine and win a ring by not contributing anything on court? If a guy like Sun Yue who didnt do nothing in the NBA get a ring for sitting on the bench, why can't a guy who actually contributed something get one. Really hope the Spurs can win and mainly just for T Mac!!!

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Posted June 11, 2013 - 05:28 AM

about a decade late with your thoughts TMac.


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Posted June 11, 2013 - 07:14 AM

what... the....

 

This is like 1991 Iraq saying... We got this....



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Posted June 11, 2013 - 07:42 AM

yea....and would have got swept



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Posted June 11, 2013 - 10:25 AM

I still hope he wins a ring with the Spurs. I don't care if he is a end of rotation guy on their team. At the end of the day a championship is a championship. Some great players fought there whole careers to get one and never did. They are special and only a limited amount of players win one.

Right. Tell Charles Barkley, Slava Medvedenko, Karl Malone, & Luke Walton this together in the same room. I'm sure they'll all feel the same.


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Posted June 11, 2013 - 01:00 PM

I could never have competed against the Lakers at any point in my career



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Posted June 11, 2013 - 01:49 PM

If T-Mac and Vince could have joined forces after they both had reached their primes, and if they had a good enough third wheel, they could have "competed".

 

They would have lost, but look at some of their BESt playoff performances. It was VERY comparable to Wade and James. VERY.



#19 KobeBeef24

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Posted June 12, 2013 - 08:59 PM

TMac needs to shut it, he left Toronto because he wanted to be the #1 guy on the team. Even if he stayed and played like Orlando or Houston TMac, Shaq would've ate the Raps up.



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Posted June 13, 2013 - 07:43 AM

Tmac is pretty delusional if he ever thought they could compete against LA with that team even if he had been in his prime on that team.


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