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#21 magicbalala245

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Posted June 27, 2013 - 08:39 PM

https://twitter.com/...473360741904384

 

Mitch said him and Phil talk basketball


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Posted June 27, 2013 - 08:45 PM

Lmao laststand this is an example of what I saying.

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Posted June 27, 2013 - 09:06 PM

Lmao laststand this is an example of what I saying.

 

the poster also said take with a huge grain of salt. 


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Posted June 27, 2013 - 09:09 PM

the poster also said take with a huge grain of salt. 

 

Unless he was talking about the tweet link I posted on how Mitch and Phil talk basketball daily


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Posted June 27, 2013 - 09:13 PM

Only problem I have with the report is the "secretly" part...like they'd have to keep that a secret...Jeanie shares sheets with the dude and that's no secret...I'm pretty sure it's come up in casual conversation (when talking to Phil) with everyone in the Lakers Org not named Jim...



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Posted June 27, 2013 - 09:25 PM

Interesante

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Posted June 27, 2013 - 09:26 PM

Do something and do it now.


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Posted June 27, 2013 - 09:38 PM

Interesante



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Posted June 27, 2013 - 09:53 PM

Wishful thinking. Not with this Ryan Kelly pick

 

 

 


Why does that matter? PJ hates rookies, never plays them. He would ride the bench or go to the D league 



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Posted June 27, 2013 - 11:27 PM

Goodluck with this secret thing.


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 02:23 AM

Nothing secret about it.

Phil's been dropping hints.

If Dwight asks it, Lakers will do it.

It's that simple.


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 02:31 AM

Phil would be a huge get to say the least no question about it, but as this team is currently constructed, I'm not even 100% certain he can fully save us. Too many other issues we would still need to address.

I know. I saw that. Don't take it personally.

i dont believe yb but i think it would be more about appeasing the diva. so if that was gonna happen it would have to be pretty fast, or maybe not knowing how d12 is like a chick trying to decide on... well anything

 

hey if dwight can get md fired, he'd be on his way to redemption with the fans lol. that would be his crowning achievement so far as a laker


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 03:13 AM

Timing is important. Announcing Phil today would be great for reporters and the internet. Bringing in Phil between July 1-10 as Dwight is visiting other teams would overshadow all FA news that week.

All Lakers news from the last 2-3 days points to the return of PJ (draft, Dwight, McMillan, Gentry, Madsen, etc.).

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Posted June 28, 2013 - 06:49 AM

Do it . . . DWIGHT!!(?)


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 06:51 AM

sounds like a broussard "no source" leak


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 06:52 AM

We don't need PJ. He's just like any other head coach


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 07:00 AM

All of this drama could've been avoided if the Lakers hired Phil Jackson in the first place.


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 08:50 AM

sounds like a broussard "no source" leak


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Posted June 28, 2013 - 09:01 AM

All of this drama could've been avoided if the Lakers hired Phil Jackson in the first place.

 

I agree, didn't he even go so far as to talking about knowing how to beat the Heat too? I don't know if I remember that right but I think we could have done great had D'Antoni not been hired. Like the Mike Brown hire, it didn't feel like the right fit for the team from the beginning (like the Chargers hiring Norv >.>)



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Posted June 28, 2013 - 09:07 AM

Is the article and rumors comes from a Lakers fan? Because this is the dumbest thing I've heard.   Nice cheap tactics to give lakers fan some hope and meaning.


MDA is an offensive genius. I hope he sticks to his guns and keeps doing what he does best: Run and Gun. That's the only way to coach.





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