View Poll Results: Choose between the two

Voters
83. You may not vote on this poll
  • Chauncey Billups

    31 37.35%
  • Allen Iverson

    52 62.65%
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 28
  1. #1
    Walk On
    Points: 8,705, Level: 27
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 45
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    169
    Points
    8,705
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    If you had to start a NBA team, with knowing what you know now (just kidding!), based off of their careers who would you pick?



  2. #2
    Walk On
    Points: 8,705, Level: 27
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 45
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    169
    Points
    8,705
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Quote Originally Posted by crooksie_26 View Post
    If you had to start a NBA team, with knowing what you know now (just kidding!), based off of their careers who would you pick?
    I was the other part of this bet, and need #'s on it to settle it.



  3. #3
    Giving it a go
    Points: 259,031, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    chadm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Midwest
    Posts
    14,717
    Points
    259,031
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 104
    Given: 67

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Really depends on wh0 the other players on the team would be.


    I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everyone.

  4. #4
    Walk On
    Points: 8,705, Level: 27
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 45
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    169
    Points
    8,705
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Nope thats the whole part of the question, you don't know who will be on the team along side of them. Simply put who would you rather pick not knowing who else you are going to get.



  5. #5
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 8,405, Level: 27
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 345
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    314
    Points
    8,405
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 7

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Is this really even a question? AI



  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 83,521, Level: 89
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 229
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    besserheimerphat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Mount Vernon, WA
    Posts
    3,717
    Points
    83,521
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 877
    Given: 1,305

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Did you bet which player would be chosen by the most CF posters?


    You can spend a lot of time and money picking out the perfect floral bouquet for your date ... but you're probably better off checking if you have bad breath and taking the porn out of the glove compartment.

    The moral: you gain more by not being stupid, than you do by being smart. Smart gets neutralized by other smart people. Stupid does not.

  7. #7
    All-Star
    Points: 29,837, Level: 53
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 1,013
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    zdorr40's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,352
    Points
    29,837
    Level
    53
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 5

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    I was gonna say Bill Russell until I saw the choices.

    How many titles does AI have? The answer is Chauncey.



  8. #8
    Prospect
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Quote Originally Posted by besserheimerphat View Post
    Did you bet which player would be chosen by the most CF posters?
    We didnt really specify. Just needed to get some numbers to put to the arguement. I think too many look at strictly stats and make a judgement. Obviously Im for CB



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 44,429, Level: 65
    Level completed: 14%, Points required for next Level: 1,121
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    BloodyBuddy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    1,674
    Points
    44,429
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 140
    Given: 51

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Quote Originally Posted by crooksie_26 View Post
    Nope thats the whole part of the question, you don't know who will be on the team along side of them. Simply put who would you rather pick not knowing who else you are going to get.
    Then this is easy. AI carried a franchise. Billups was a piece to a puzzle.

    Gotta take the franchise player.



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 328,013, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    19,542
    Points
    328,013
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,332
    Given: 10,760

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    I feel like I have to go with The Answer. Unfortunately, I also feel like I have to go take a shower.


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 103,754, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYdTracked's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    9,523
    Points
    103,754
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 349
    Given: 1,143

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    I'm surprised more people are picking AI. Guy was about as selfish of a player as there was in the NBA while Billups has a championship ring and usually was associated with teams that won because of his PG play. Iverson may have racked up better individual career stats but Billups has a lot more team accomplishments to show which if I'm running a team I want guys that play together well and win not a superstar who can't play team ball.


    Go Cubs Go!

  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 704,485, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 42.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    29,053
    Points
    704,485
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6,987
    Given: 774

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Quote Originally Posted by zdorr40 View Post
    I was gonna say Bill Russell until I saw the choices.

    How many titles does AI have? The answer is Chauncey.
    By that logic you'd also take Will Perdue over AI.




    Eyes closed, head first, can't lose.

  13. #13
    Walk On
    Points: 8,705, Level: 27
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 45
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    169
    Points
    8,705
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Thanks all for your participation, you have once again not let down and proved my point!



  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 29,837, Level: 53
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 1,013
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    zdorr40's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,352
    Points
    29,837
    Level
    53
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 5

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    By that logic you'd also take Will Perdue over AI.
    Not really. Look a little deeper. AI was selfish and a locker room cancer. Chauncey seemed to be more of a leader and team player.



  15. #15
    Legend
    Points: 287,984, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CloneAggie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    14,854
    Points
    287,984
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll to the help settle a bet thread

    Quote Originally Posted by zdorr40 View Post
    Not really. Look a little deeper. AI was selfish and a locker room cancer. Chauncey seemed to be more of a leader and team player.
    Then the number of titles argument you used before is bogus.


    Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that. ~ George Carlin

    There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old’s life:
    The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves Orcs. ~ John Rogers

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: ESPNU
  • HOOPS: Iowa State @ Texas Tech
  • February 10, 2016
  • 08:00 PM