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#1 bigfetz

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Posted September 30, 2017 - 08:04 AM


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Posted September 30, 2017 - 10:27 AM

FINALLY! Goodness gracious it's been too long! Even since summer league has felt like an eternity. Sick of seeing so many exaggeratingly short clips and videos too. Now we get to see a legit 48 minutes.

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Posted September 30, 2017 - 11:55 AM

Lonzo Ball stat line predictions?

 

Thinking 12-5-8


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Posted September 30, 2017 - 12:12 PM

This just feels so good.. basketball... we have basketball...

Go Sparks!!! Haha
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Posted September 30, 2017 - 12:45 PM

Lonzo - 16 Points, 9+ Assists, 6 Rebounds

Ingram - 22 Points, 3 Assist, 6 Rebounds



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Posted September 30, 2017 - 12:54 PM

Lonzo - 16 Points, 9+ Assists, 6 Rebounds

Ingram - 22 Points, 3 Assist, 6 Rebounds

Damn that's quite high for both players lol. The expectations are real!


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Posted September 30, 2017 - 01:22 PM

I'm expecting a very sloppy game with some solid flashes.  But the Lakers haven't been running any real half court sets in training camp thus far.  According Luke it's at about 0%.  So I expect us to look sloppy but we'll see if we still get the win. 


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Posted September 30, 2017 - 01:29 PM

Damn that's quite high for both players lol. The expectations are real!

 

I'm just way to hyped haha.



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Posted September 30, 2017 - 02:08 PM

Will be interesting how many minutes the main young core will get. Are they going to give them most of the game like a usual regular season game or will the camp fodder get the 4th.



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Posted September 30, 2017 - 03:06 PM

I know to make a real difference in W/L stats they must play solid D it’s been said but a glaring weakness that loses games that could’ve been won!

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Posted September 30, 2017 - 03:45 PM

This is probably the most excited I have ever been for a Lakers preseason opener.  :P


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Posted September 30, 2017 - 03:46 PM

Lonzo Ball stat line predictions?

 

Thinking 12-5-8

 

Lonzo is the type of player that will show you how meaningless box scores are.


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Posted September 30, 2017 - 03:49 PM

Oh chit. This is today! :omg:  :omg:  :clap:  :D



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Posted September 30, 2017 - 04:01 PM

Heading for 40!

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Posted September 30, 2017 - 04:03 PM

I can’t imagine the nerves of these young players first time out, whew hope they play well let’s go Laker Nation!

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Posted September 30, 2017 - 04:07 PM

This next 2 hour wait is going to be brutal. 



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Posted September 30, 2017 - 04:18 PM

Starting lineup: Lonzo Ball, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Brandon Ingram, Julius Randle and Larry Nance Jr.



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Posted September 30, 2017 - 04:58 PM

Any word if players and coaches will lock arms or anything during Anthem?


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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Posted September 30, 2017 - 05:01 PM

The NBA already sent out a memo to each team, so we shall see what they do

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Posted September 30, 2017 - 05:14 PM

 

Any word if players and coaches will lock arms or anything during Anthem?

Lakers players and coaches will lock arms during the national anthem tonight like they did most of last season.

 

 

 


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