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#1 Persian Gulf

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Posted December 19, 2017 - 10:51 AM

He has spurts through out the game which he becomes a factor and does it right by hustling on D, pushin the ball and making those 3 sometimes.

 

However, if we all agree on that he sometimes holds the ball way to much or just shoots it like hes curry. Either on a fast break which lakers are 3-1 run or shoots a airball to win the game.

 

my theory is that hes here only 1 year, so anything he wants to do is a free pass. he gets his money and go. 



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Posted December 19, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Don't get me started. I think the disgust was shared by the Mamba who promptly exited stage left after that.


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Posted December 19, 2017 - 12:20 PM

He will get a big shot once in a while but he will also make 3 awful shots to counter it. You can't win with a player like that getting 12+ shots a game. If we don't get PG this offseason I would like to see Hart take the starting role. 


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Posted December 19, 2017 - 12:33 PM

He's a good defensive player (overrated) and a terrible offensive one. Those hero shots going in sometimes makes people think he's good for the teams offense. He's not. Awful decision making, his shot selection is an abomination.
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Posted December 19, 2017 - 01:00 PM

He's a good defensive player (overrated) and a terrible offensive one. Those hero shots going in sometimes makes people think he's good for the teams offense. He's not. Awful decision making, his shot selection is an abomination.

 

Two hero shots down the stretch. One cut a 5 pt lead down to 2 and paved the way for Ingram to tie the game. The second one was an embarrassing airball that could have won it. Frankly, KCP should never be the guy who brings the ball down. He's pretty good as a catch and shoot guy, but is a lot less effective if he has to get his own shot or try to create for others.

 

KCP is one of those guys who needs to learn his role. He's a 3 and D guy trying to be Steph Curry for us. It's just not happening. 


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Posted December 19, 2017 - 11:03 PM

He's a 3s and D guy who isn't all that accurate shooting 3s and while he does compete defensively which rubs off on everyone else, he also gambles too much which limits his overall defensive impact.


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Posted December 20, 2017 - 01:36 AM

Lotta clutch 3s though

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Posted December 20, 2017 - 03:45 AM

Hart needs to be groomed for the role.
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Posted December 20, 2017 - 04:29 AM

Is he that much worse from 3 than any of our other guys?

 

All are pretty bad and someone has to shoot.

I'd rather KCP over Ingram, Ball or Randle from deep for now.

 

Clean up our FT, Limit some stupid turnovers. Play all 48.

We'd be 2 or 3 more wins better.

Possibly 4


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 December 20, 2017 - 07:20 AM

The problem is some fans don't see the other 3 boneheaded plays he's making

 

He will get a big shot once in a while but he will also make 3 awful shots to counter it. You can't win with a player like that getting 12+ shots a game. If we don't get PG this offseason I would like to see Hart take the starting role. 


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Posted December 20, 2017 - 10:14 AM

Love those heat check 3’s


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Posted December 20, 2017 - 11:22 AM

Name a SG in this league qho always tales level headed shots?


There are few if any.

Sasha Vujacic took bad shots. Kobe did. Llat does. JR Smith and Waiters are really extreme versions particularly earlier in their career.
Lou and Nick took bad shots.

Get over it.

He has hit a big shot ib at least 6 games

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Posted December 20, 2017 - 04:49 PM

None of those players were ever good in those roles but Kobe.  Kinda funny how you prove the point by trying to argue why people shouldn't have a problem with it.  

 

Name a SG in this league qho always tales level headed shots?


There are few if any.

Sasha Vujacic took bad shots. Kobe did. Llat does. JR Smith and Waiters are really extreme versions particularly earlier in their career.
Lou and Nick took bad shots.

Get over it.

He has hit a big shot ib at least 6 games


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Posted December 20, 2017 - 04:50 PM

Who the [expletive] wants Nick Young, Dion Waiters or even JR Smith taking a bunch of bad shots and leading their team in FGs taken in close games? 


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Posted December 20, 2017 - 05:46 PM

He’s earned the money to do what he wants.

I like to dip my feet in toilet water & smell them.


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Posted December 21, 2017 - 11:40 AM

He didn't play in the road games at Cleveland, or Houston.   We had two solid offensive performances in those games, scoring over 110 points in each game (120+ against Houston). 


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Don't feed the trolls. 


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Posted December 21, 2017 - 12:15 PM

KCP KFC who cares... Zzzzzzzzzzzz



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Posted December 21, 2017 - 02:01 PM

Guys we need to wait 12 more seasons before we can even halfway understand how he is currently impacting the team. Until then, we need to completely ignore all negatives.

He is only 24 years old...what were you doing at 24 years old? Living with your mom?

He will eventually become Steph Curry, just give it time!

What we need to do is focus on how much his 5 rebounds per game benefits the team.

Just relax!

Edited by KidRN, December 21, 2017 - 02:05 PM.


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Posted December 21, 2017 - 02:04 PM

Quit playing Craig.


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Posted December 21, 2017 - 02:08 PM

Guys we need to wait 12 more seasons before we can even halfway understand how he is currently impacting the team. Until then, we need to completely ignore all negatives.

He is only 24 years old...what were you doing at 24 years old? Living with your mom?

He will eventually become Steph Curry, just give it time!

What we need to do is focus on how much his 5 rebounds per game benefits the team.

Just relax!

KCP has been in the league 4 years, which 4th year player on the Lakers is being defended? Which 4th year player is anyone asking others to wait more time for evaluations? 






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