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#1 Majesty

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 08:25 AM

Former Lakers Coach Byron Scott to write Motivational Book

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I'm sure the foreword by Magic will be fantastic. 

Look forward to Manning up in Spring 2017 

That said, I'm interested to see what it entails. 


Edited by Majesty, October 04, 2016 - 08:32 AM.

"Bryant had come to rage against the idea that Howard's clownish disposition could overtake the locker room, the Lakers' culture, and had warned Howard that he would never, ever let it happen." 


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Posted October 04, 2016 - 08:38 AM

Byrons steps to success

 

1. Be on one of the best teams in history.

2. Coach a stacked team and have Kidd run it.

3. Reference as often as possible that you won championships.

4. Ignore any innovations in basketball after 2004.

5. Respond to any reporters question with some variation of "Man Up".


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Posted October 04, 2016 - 09:14 AM

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 09:16 AM

^^ THIS IS FUNNY


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#5 Majesty

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 09:20 AM

Byrons steps to success

 

1. Be on one of the best teams in history.

2. Coach a stacked team and have Kidd run it.

3. Reference as often as possible that you won championships.

4. Ignore any innovations in basketball after 2004.

5. Respond to any reporters question with some variation of "Man Up".

 

6. When all else fails, fold your arms.
7. Folding your arms NEVER FAILS.. only players do. 

8. If folding your arms fails, read step 7
 


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"Bryant had come to rage against the idea that Howard's clownish disposition could overtake the locker room, the Lakers' culture, and had warned Howard that he would never, ever let it happen." 


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Posted October 04, 2016 - 09:41 AM

He better man up and get it done.



#7 lonlyamongus

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 11:39 AM

How can he write a book when his only line to motivate people was to "man up"?


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There no pure haters or pure fans.  It's just the ignorant and the observant.  The pure haters and pure fans are the ignorant, while the rest are the less observant or the more observant. 


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Posted October 04, 2016 - 12:19 PM

How can he write a book when his only line to motivate people was to "man up"?

Anyone can write a book about the tools to success that they have developed.  I mean, literally, anyone.

 

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 03:49 PM

Courage and Cap Space by Byron Scott

Chapter 1: The art of arm folding

Chapter 2: Doing random stuff and expecting everything to work out

Chapter 3: Getting a job that you aren't qualified for simply because you know the hiring manager

Chapter 4: Once hired, completely rely on a 20 year vet to carry your entire organization while you do absolutely nothing

Chapter 5: Ignore all information that could possibly help you achieve success.

Chapter 6: Never stop believing...and folding your arms

Chapter 7: Man the [expletive] up!

Edited by kidpolean, October 04, 2016 - 03:50 PM.

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 05:01 PM

You guys are being way to generous with Chapter titles and what not...

 

It's going to be a picture book...

 

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 05:26 PM

Guys, don't forget about, "Have you guys ever been to a fist fight?!"



#12 Clutch Factor

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Posted October 04, 2016 - 05:36 PM

Man up.



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Posted October 04, 2016 - 08:12 PM

haha, jokes aside, i honestly no interest in reading what he has to say after watching how he coached our team last year


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Posted October 05, 2016 - 08:13 AM

Courage and Cap Space by Byron Scott

Chapter 1: The art of arm folding

Chapter 2: Doing random stuff and expecting everything to work out

Chapter 3: Getting a job that you aren't qualified for simply because you know the hiring manager

Chapter 4: Once hired, completely rely on a 20 year vet to carry your entire organization while you do absolutely nothing

Chapter 5: Ignore all information that could possibly help you achieve success.

Chapter 6: Never stop believing...and folding your arms

Chapter 7: Man the [expletive] up!


Chapter 8: Do as I say and not as I do or I will kick your ass.

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Posted October 05, 2016 - 09:46 AM

I thought this was a joke.



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Posted October 05, 2016 - 10:41 AM

Chapter 8: Do as I say and not as I do or I will kick your ass.

Chapter 9: No one wants to be in the same fox hole as you.


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There no pure haters or pure fans.  It's just the ignorant and the observant.  The pure haters and pure fans are the ignorant, while the rest are the less observant or the more observant. 


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Posted October 05, 2016 - 11:29 AM

This thread is LN gold

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Posted October 05, 2016 - 11:34 AM

This thread is LN gold

LN therapy thread


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Posted October 05, 2016 - 02:01 PM

6. When all else fails, fold your arms.
7. Folding your arms NEVER FAILS.. only players do. 
8. If folding your arms fails, read step 7

9. Folding arms the proper way is a lost art and can be a humbling experience if not done correctly

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Posted October 05, 2016 - 02:50 PM

Chapter 10: When I Played With Magic...


Excited for  1. Lebron! (Still love me some Kobe, but damn this guy is amazing) 2. Another big get (Whether in FA or in a trade we need some attractions and closers) 3. Young Guys making big jump (Assuming we have anyone left after more necessary moves either genius ones or in desperation)

READY FOR SEASON!!!

 

 





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