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#61 bigvee

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 06:58 PM

Wish the absolute best for Pau. Class act and a good hearted human. Hope he finds success in Chicago.

#62 artemis

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:00 PM

Damn. The feels are strong with this one.

He's so much more likable than Shaq though.


Ha!

Beats Kobe with the personality factor. Much respect to classy people.

Not that Kobe isn't a classy, but...

And I liked Shaq, humor is awesome too lol

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:08 PM

Ha!

Beats Kobe with the personality factor. Much respect to classy people.

Not that Kobe isn't a classy, but...

And I liked Shaq, humor is awesome too lol

Indeed he was a classy and nice guy. Maybe too nice. Much easier to like than Kobe, but maybe that's the reason why he fell off so hard. I'll never forget when he went super tough guy in the 2010 finals and called Kevin Garnett old and slow.

 

I miss you Pau. Kobe by himself next season is going to be so awkward.


Edited by Jackson, July 12, 2014 - 07:09 PM.


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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:10 PM

Kobe has no friends now, lol.

"You watch anime?"

 

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#65 artemis

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:10 PM

Indeed he was a classy and nice guy. Maybe too nice. Much easier to like than Kobe, but maybe that's the reason why he fell off so hard. I'll never forget when he went super tough guy in the 2010 finals and called Kevin Garnett old and slow.

 

I miss you Pau. Kobe by himself next season is going to be so awkward.

 

Definitely agree that "too nice" isn't something either.


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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:15 PM

Kobe has no friends now, lol.

It's so weird lol.

 

NOT EVEN LAMAR!!!

 

Not even Devean Goerge.


Edited by Jackson, July 12, 2014 - 07:16 PM.


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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:22 PM

Kobe has no friends now, lol.


He's got Nick Young :P his padawan and Randle, the kid that wouldn't leave him alone :)

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:22 PM

It can't help but feel like Pau's been mishandled...by both the front office and Kobe.

 

If Kobe had taken a few million less (not even that much of a pay shave), they could've easily kept Pau.

 

On the other hand. Not sure Pau was worth keeping. Dude was HARD to watch at times last year.


Edited by ajaxjs, July 12, 2014 - 07:24 PM.


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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:24 PM

It's so weird lol.

 

NOT EVEN LAMAR!!!

 

Not even Devean Goerge.

 

 

Kobe has no friends now, lol.

 

Kobe's gonna start passing to himself

 

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 07:35 PM

I've been an ardent supporter of his from the moment he got here to the moment last season ended (though not without some frustrations during the tail end of his tenure with us). Thanks for the 2 championships and an amazing 4 years, and some not-so-amazing 3 more. I'll take the good with the bad though.

 

I wish him the best of luck, and hope he has a renaissance of sorts in Chicago. 6MOY? Probably not, but I'll definitely be following Chicago for Pau more than Rose & co.

 

Miss you already, you big, awesome Spaniard, you! We all know you're still a Laker at heart.

 

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 09:40 PM

Thanks for everything Pau! You will be missed. Laker for life!


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Posted July 12, 2014 - 09:42 PM

Good for Pau. LA fan base is a bunch of ass holes who never appreciated the skill set dude brought. Now those fans are gonna see how empty and in cohesive this team can actually be.
Good luck in the Windy City Pau.

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Posted July 12, 2014 - 09:44 PM

Kobe's gonna start passing to himself
 
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Posted July 13, 2014 - 07:13 AM

It can't help but feel like Pau's been mishandled...by both the front office and Kobe.

 

If Kobe had taken a few million less (not even that much of a pay shave), they could've easily kept Pau.

 

On the other hand. Not sure Pau was worth keeping. Dude was HARD to watch at times last year.

 

No by the fanbase that kept starting all these trade rumors.



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Posted July 13, 2014 - 07:16 AM

He's got Nick Young :P his padawan and Randle, the kid that wouldn't leave him alone :)


That sounds more annoying than friendly.

"You watch anime?"

 

- "Yeah, I just got into it! Just recently, I just started watching Attack on Ti-"

 

"Get away from me, pleb."


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Posted July 13, 2014 - 08:10 AM

Thank Pau. You were one of my favorite Lakers that I had a pleasure too see play. Good luck on your new team. 


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Posted July 13, 2014 - 08:13 AM

thanks pau, you were frustrating, but you brought great success along the way,

 

wish him the best in chi-town, hopefully he does a better job for them than boozers lame ass was doing


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Posted July 13, 2014 - 08:25 AM

to be honest

people have hated alot on pau since 2011

me too 

i also wasnt perfect

but i always loved his work off the court during this period

he loves the human

he helps the human

and he is a great guy

maybe he is soft

maybe he is sensitive

but he is just a good man with a good heart

he got us 2 championships and took us from a broken lakers team to a contender straight to the finals vs the celtics in 2008,2009 magic and 2010 again celtics

those were the days

for me he will always be remembered as one of the greatest lakers

 

THANK U PAU

I LOVE U


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Posted July 13, 2014 - 08:47 AM

kobe has went through a lot friends.. from eddie jones, shaq, malone, payton, lamar, bynum, blake, ron, and now pau.. he has nobody form the 2010 team. started from the bottom again lmao

 

Kobe has no friends now, lol


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Posted July 13, 2014 - 09:27 AM

That sounds more annoying than friendly.

 

Nick Young would be that annoying friend to have. Fun to hang out with for an hour before you realize how stupid he is.






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