2018 NBA OFFSEASON

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sprout god (lag∞n), Saturday, 23 June 2018 16:01 (one year ago) link

heh

Sources: Carmelo Anthony has informed the Oklahoma City Thunder that he has opted into https://twitter.com/ShamsCharania/status/10105621351250575367.9M deal for 2018-19 by not exercising his early termination option.

— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 23, 2018

sprout god (lag∞n), Saturday, 23 June 2018 16:39 (one year ago) link

nice

ciderpress, Saturday, 23 June 2018 16:56 (one year ago) link

when u want $27.9M

sprout god (lag∞n), Saturday, 23 June 2018 17:05 (one year ago) link

by the grace of my humility I would settle for a little less but godspeed to carmelo anthony on his journey

the michael jordan of delaware (Clay), Saturday, 23 June 2018 17:09 (one year ago) link

i would settle for 2.79M hit up my gofundme okc

ciderpress, Saturday, 23 June 2018 18:24 (one year ago) link

basketball transfer world is so strange to me

in soccer you just pay more money than anyone else, it's gross but it makes sense, do not at me

gbx, Sunday, 24 June 2018 00:49 (one year ago) link

@gbx excuse me?

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 00:55 (one year ago) link

basketballs way is better, soccer has like 7 good teams across its two best leagues and they never change unless a new billionaire buys a team

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 01:24 (one year ago) link

wow guess you hate job creators

k3vin k., Sunday, 24 June 2018 01:29 (one year ago) link

dont get me wrong its billionaires all the way down but basketball just has better competitive parity / the game itself makes u think abt billionaires less

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 01:34 (one year ago) link

also while were hear it wld be better if all the best soccer players played in the same league (champions league a tourney not a league) shd have a euro wide premiere league

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 01:35 (one year ago) link

also ballers much more likely to become billionaires themselves, its good

xp

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 01:36 (one year ago) link

also while were hear it wld be better if all the best soccer players played in the same league (champions league a tourney not a league) shd have a euro wide premiere league

― sprout god (lag∞n), Saturday, June 23, 2018 9:35 PM (twenty-three minutes ago) Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

you should post these opinions in the world cup thread lol I would support u

k3vin k., Sunday, 24 June 2018 02:00 (one year ago) link

have u ever seen my thread about making off sides legal lol

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 02:08 (one year ago) link

wow anarchy

the michael jordan of delaware (Clay), Sunday, 24 June 2018 02:21 (one year ago) link

THOUGHT EXPERIMENT: ABOLISH OFFSIDES

very important thread

k3vin k., Sunday, 24 June 2018 02:48 (one year ago) link

lagoon is the sporting iconoclast the footie-playing world needs

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 03:11 (one year ago) link

europe (to world): btw we are colonizing you
world: FUCK
europe: here's a little game we call football. get it? cos there's a ball you push around with...your foot
world: i mean that's cool can we own our resources and get all the deaths back please?
europe: offsides
world: FUCK
lagoon (wearing american flag halter top): sup

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 03:13 (one year ago) link

Markelle Fultz’s new trainer describes him as having the “yips” https://t.co/Ebo8fl7K5P

— Kurt Helin (@basketballtalk) June 24, 2018

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 14:01 (one year ago) link

not sure how i'll feel if kawhi goes to the sixers for a package with fultz in it

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 14:20 (one year ago) link

I would feel bad

EZ Snappin, Sunday, 24 June 2018 14:36 (one year ago) link

yeah much rather have ingram

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 14:40 (one year ago) link

yeah but if the sixers package two first rounders (incl that 2021 unprotected miami pick hmmmmm) and saric

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 14:59 (one year ago) link

idek i think im mostly hesitant about LAL trades bc fuck the lakers and bc i have no idea what ingram's ceiling is

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:07 (one year ago) link

kawai to sixers
lebron to lakers
full strength celtics

East would be pretty interesting

The Desus & Mero Chain (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:09 (one year ago) link

celtics wld destroy the sixers

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:09 (one year ago) link

settle down Simmons!

The Desus & Mero Chain (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:15 (one year ago) link

sixers with kawhi would be awfully good tho.

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:17 (one year ago) link

allow me to break it down

1. the celtics destroyed the sixers in the playoffs a month ago
2. the celtics are adding kyrie and hayward
3. the sixers are adding kawhi and losing prob redick and saric

how does this not shift the competitive balance even further in the celtics favor

4 ben simmons was utterly exposed

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:20 (one year ago) link

kyrie-jaylen-tatum-hayward-horford

vs

simmons-redick-kawhi-holmes?-embiid

would be fun

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:20 (one year ago) link

the sixers are rootless bizarrely overrated team and no one knows what kawhi will look like not on the spurs after missing a year weirdly deep in his feelings

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:21 (one year ago) link

simmons is not playable at point guard vs a prepared good playoff team, did anyone watch the celtics series, simmons is also useless without the ball in his hands, in conclusion simmons has major problems everyone shd put away their future mvp predictions at this point

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:23 (one year ago) link

he was a rookie, calm down

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:25 (one year ago) link

like dont get me wrong he's got PROBLEMS but they're workable

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:26 (one year ago) link

whats yr big plan to make a guy who needs the ball in his hands but cant shoot or really get to the hole in the half court into a superstar

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:29 (one year ago) link

shooting coaches exist

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:30 (one year ago) link

he literally has the most broken jump shot ive ever seen, it looks exactly like hes setting up to shoot with his offhand

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:31 (one year ago) link

shawn marion exists tho

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:32 (one year ago) link

shawn marions shots went in

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:32 (one year ago) link

pfft sometimes

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:33 (one year ago) link

there are some guys who can talent their way through bad form, kevin martin comes to mind, but mostly it just doesnt work to shoot from the wrong side of yr head

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:34 (one year ago) link

imo the best plan is rob to turn him into a point center but at this point he has zero post moves and can only finish with one hand which is tough

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:35 (one year ago) link

kawhi is a very methodical player wonder what hell look like when he leaves the most methodical team in the league, my guess hell take a step down from his mvp candidate play to more of a paul george esque very good two way allstar level

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:41 (one year ago) link

also like who knows where his head is at, feel like theres pretty big downside risk in making a big trade for him, especially if the team that does it is dysfunctional

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 15:43 (one year ago) link

25 teams are dysfunctional

ciderpress, Sunday, 24 June 2018 16:02 (one year ago) link

exactly

sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, 24 June 2018 17:16 (one year ago) link

allow me to break it down

1. the celtics destroyed the sixers in the playoffs a month ago
2. the celtics are adding kyrie and hayward
3. the sixers are adding kawhi and losing prob redick and saric

how does this not shift the competitive balance even further in the celtics favor

4 ben simmons was utterly exposed

― sprout god (lag∞n), Sunday, June 24, 2018 11:20 AM (two hours ago)

because it's totally possible that the sixers have the 3 best players in that series?

k3vin k., Sunday, 24 June 2018 18:05 (one year ago) link

for real. kawhi, assuming healthy, is better than any one player on the celtics. celtics definitely deeper in this hypothetical though, but that matters less in the playoffs.

21st savagery fox (m bison), Sunday, 24 June 2018 18:06 (one year ago) link

arguing about the future usually requires someone to invoke hovercraft and personal jet packs, or their nba equivalent

A is for (Aimless), Sunday, 24 June 2018 18:08 (one year ago) link


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