Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 16
  1. #1
    Prospect
    Points: 6,634, Level: 24
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 416
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    LakevilleCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Lakeville, MN
    Posts
    49
    Points
    6,634
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 81

    Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."


  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 177,508, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    ImJustKCClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Posts
    12,911
    Points
    177,508
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,253
    Given: 6,000

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Cool piece - thanks for sharing!



  3. #3
    Hooper drives the boat, Chief
    Points: 637,521, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Mr Janny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    25,188
    Points
    637,521
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,900
    Given: 357

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Quote Originally Posted by LakevilleCy View Post
    nice find. that was awesome.


    "What a horrible night to have a curse."
    -Simon Belmont

    "Please bury me with all my stuff, because you know it's mine..."
    -Master Shake

    "Passersby were amazed by the unusually large amounts of blood."
    -Lorem Ipsum

  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 59,058, Level: 75
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 992
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    IAStubborn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Keokuk
    Posts
    4,978
    Points
    59,058
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,068
    Given: 402

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    I really hope he makes it. He deserves it. If hard work alone was enough he would be a shoe in.



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 787,699, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    53,936
    Points
    787,699
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,567
    Given: 2,487

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Melvin will be a huge success. If not in basketball, in something else. But I hope he gets his shot in basketball because I'd like to see him play again.



  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 135,715, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cycsk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    11,273
    Points
    135,715
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 970
    Given: 782

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    It is noteworthy to hear about how hard Ejim has worked to get ready for the NBA. It would be so great for him to get drafted in the first round and make it onto a roster.



  7. #7
    Legend
    Points: 129,186, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cyclones500's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    11,459
    Points
    129,186
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 855
    Given: 1,706

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    I'm not sure how well the analogy "works" in that context, but watching the clip, I thought of something entirely different: Ejim could discuss how to make a sandwich, and I'd be willing to listen.


    Bass Lake Beacon: The best in local news satire

  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 370,900, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 93.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    14,811
    Points
    370,900
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,936
    Given: 1,286

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones500 View Post
    I'm not sure how well the analogy "works" in that context, but watching the clip, I thought of something entirely different: Ejim could discuss how to make a sandwich, and I'd be willing to listen.

    Ejim make a sandwich? What his girlfriend doing?



    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836
    moar yoga pants, please.
    Quote Originally Posted by 55dB View Post
    I <3 yoga pants.

  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 85,827, Level: 91
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,623
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Ciclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    3,309
    Points
    85,827
    Level
    91
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 447
    Given: 413

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Man, it's gonna be weird watching Hoiball without him.


    "I'm the one who knocks."

  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 74,314, Level: 84
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 536
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    GrindingAway's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    3,021
    Points
    74,314
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 218
    Given: 12

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    Ejim make a sandwich? What his girlfriend doing?
    She's curled up in a ball wearing orange trying to get some attention



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 246,687, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    Rabbuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    17,889
    Points
    246,687
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,545
    Given: 136

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    It already got moderated.



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 256,334, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    klamath632's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    10,173
    Points
    256,334
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,238
    Given: 1,067

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    What the hell? Apparently making a comment that is demeaning to basketballs is against the rules? Where'd my post go?!



  13. #13
    square root(31) = 5.56776436
    Points: 528,192, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Angie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    IA
    Posts
    18,802
    Points
    528,192
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,535
    Given: 6,509

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    What the hell? Apparently making a comment that is demeaning to basketballs is against the rules? Where'd my post go?!
    This post has been a cluster of off-color jokes about Ejim's analogy. In the same way that bashing recruits isn't good for the university, neither is mocking players. We had enough reports on the entire thread that we had to be stricter than normal.

    We're damned if we do, damned if we don't on deleting posts.


    M 7/09

    Quote Originally Posted by Firefighter4Cy View Post
    I got 99 problems but angie isn't one.

  14. #14
    Walk On
    Points: 4,221, Level: 18
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 29
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered
    UNIPantherFan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    169
    Points
    4,221
    Level
    18
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 70
    Given: 805

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    I really hope he makes an NBA squad. Seems like a great kid and a great competitor. Best of luck to him and hoping to hear his name in the draft tomorrow night.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 42,490, Level: 63
    Level completed: 65%, Points required for next Level: 460
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    NorthCyd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    2,816
    Points
    42,490
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,283
    Given: 128

    Re: Melvin Ejim: "Treat this ball like your girlfriend."

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    This post has been a cluster of off-color jokes about Ejim's analogy. In the same way that bashing recruits isn't good for the university, neither is mocking players. We had enough reports on the entire thread that we had to be stricter than normal.

    We're damned if we do, damned if we don't on deleting posts.
    I don't know who took any of that as mocking Ejim, but that is being WAY oversensitive.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM