Jockeying by players sets stage for MVP race

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» Mon Aug 09, 2010 11:12 pm
Beast Mode wrote:David literally started shooting jump shots last season. If you were to ask me who I'd want on my team in the front court for the next 8 years, Lee or Stoudemire, I'm going Lee. Game is far less relied on explosiveness. Not the pretty pick, won't sell as many tickets, but is the better player. Put him next to Nash and he's getting AT LEAST Amare numbers, with probly 6 more boards a game.



Lee did the best he could last season and I don't think he'll ever have a season like that again. There is no comparison between the two, Amare is better in most facets, except rebounding

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» Tue Aug 10, 2010 2:10 pm
David Lee will get his, but he is no Amare, look at the pay-checks, not hating on Lee but he is no Amare.
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» Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:47 pm
if we're juding on pay cheques, McGrady was robbed of the MVP award last year
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» Tue Aug 10, 2010 8:41 pm
warriorsstepup wrote:David Lee will get his, but he is no Amare, look at the pay-checks, not hating on Lee but he is no Amare.



Just stick with stats and what he means to his team. Nash was the brains that made it work from the moment he arrived in Phoenix, but Amare was arguably their best player. Th season Amare was out with microfracture surgery, the Suns were still a very good team, due to the rise of Diaw and great overall team contribution, but they were nowhere near as good as when they had Amare. They will likely struggle this season and it'll be something to see what Nash can pull out of the bag this time
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» Wed Aug 11, 2010 4:42 am
so now Amare was better than the back to back MVP


hahaha. Love it
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» Wed Aug 11, 2010 5:35 am
Quazza wrote:so now Amare was better than the back to back MVP


hahaha. Love it



He was just an average player for all those years in Phoenix. What was I seeing, must have been a dream or something. He did do quite well before Nash got there and he was still in his third year or something there abouts. Maybe not better than the two time MVP, but certainly the best player he had next to him and the reason for many of those assists :wink:


On a side note, been real constructive the last week or so on here Quazz [-X :wink:
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» Wed Aug 11, 2010 8:44 pm
why? Cos i disagree with a lot of what you say? No doubt you're implying the new site etc, but that's always been the case lol
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» Wed Aug 11, 2010 11:47 pm
Quazza wrote:if we're juding on pay cheques, McGrady was robbed of the MVP award last year


& considering he sat on the bench, Might as well give him the 6th Man of the year award!!!
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» Thu Aug 12, 2010 12:04 am
Quazza wrote:why? Cos i disagree with a lot of what you say? No doubt you're implying the new site etc, but that's always been the case lol



I'm implying your tone the last week here. Not like before, but anyway
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» Thu Aug 12, 2010 12:26 am
Come on now Aussie BOYS... No need to fight!!!

If you need to settle a debate then just ask a QUEENSLANDER (the smart state)

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» Thu Aug 12, 2010 12:29 am
I don't think my "tone" is any different. Less posts? Sure. But I've never been one to go into paragraph after paragraph. I generally, agree, or disagree, in one short sentence

Lets not lose sight of the fact I can't stand Stoudamire. Maybe that has something to do with it

*shrugs*
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» Thu Aug 12, 2010 12:35 am
Quazza wrote:I don't think my "tone" is any different. Less posts? Sure. But I've never been one to go into paragraph after paragraph. I generally, agree, or disagree, in one short sentence

Lets not lose sight of the fact I can't stand Stoudamire. Maybe that has something to do with it

*shrugs*




Maybe it is, but don't forget, Lee isn't up to Amare's knees in talent :mrgreen: :wink:
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» Thu Aug 12, 2010 12:42 am
Quazza wrote:I don't think my "tone" is any different. Less posts? Sure. But I've never been one to go into paragraph after paragraph. I generally, agree, or disagree, in one short sentence

Lets not lose sight of the fact I can't stand Stoudamire. Maybe that has something to do with it

*shrugs*



That's true..

your like Chris Rock "One Line Wise Crack"

I don't think i've ever seen you even write a Paragraph!!! But i appreciate the Quality over Quantity bro.
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» Thu Aug 12, 2010 5:34 am
migya wrote:
Quazza wrote:I don't think my "tone" is any different. Less posts? Sure. But I've never been one to go into paragraph after paragraph. I generally, agree, or disagree, in one short sentence

Lets not lose sight of the fact I can't stand Stoudamire. Maybe that has something to do with it

*shrugs*




Maybe it is, but don't forget, Lee isn't up to Amare's knees in talent :mrgreen: :wink:


see I agree with that, Lee doesn't have half the raw talent Amare does. And that speaks volumes about them both
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» Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:50 pm
Quazza wrote:
migya wrote:
Quazza wrote:I don't think my "tone" is any different. Less posts? Sure. But I've never been one to go into paragraph after paragraph. I generally, agree, or disagree, in one short sentence

Lets not lose sight of the fact I can't stand Stoudamire. Maybe that has something to do with it

*shrugs*




Maybe it is, but don't forget, Lee isn't up to Amare's knees in talent :mrgreen: :wink:


see I agree with that, Lee doesn't have half the raw talent Amare does. And that speaks volumes about them both



Lee gets the most out of his talent, that's why I think he will regress soon, in a few seasons. I also think he is overpriced, but after his performance last season, I can understand why he got that contract

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