Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 22

Thread: Not With Team

  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 427,542, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 86.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    63,986
    Points
    427,542
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,283
    Given: 955

    Not With Team

    Thunder at Rockets - October 10, 2012 - Game Preview, Play by Play, Scores and Recap on NBA.com

    Royce was not with the team on 10 Oct due to staying home for conditioning.

    http://www.cbssports.com/nba/gametra...121010_OKC@HOU

    Terence Jones, his competition, had a big game.


    Last edited by Wesley; 10-12-2012 at 12:06 PM.
    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, 3sus, Hallice, Deonte, Dustin, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and McKaT.

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 172,826, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    The_Architect's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Focus Town
    Posts
    12,160
    Points
    172,826
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 652
    Given: 2,763

    Re: Not With Team

    I'm not sure this is going to end well.


    Kansas wears Adidas.

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 355,232, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 56.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteranOverdriveRecommendation Second Class
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    15,141
    Points
    355,232
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,375
    Given: 1,033

    Re: Not With Team

    He was tweeting to the team though. I'm sure he just isn't playing yet because he wasn't at training.

    A lot like Ejim not starting for going to pregame late a couple years ago.


    Self-Proclaimed Smartest and Goodest Looking Poster on Cyclone Fanatic 4 years running*

    *Fitzy not included

  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 566,377, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Close Enough, IA
    Posts
    21,721
    Points
    566,377
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 617
    Given: 313

    Re: Not With Team

    Rockets first-round draft pick Royce White remained in Houston to work on his conditioning.




  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 68,846, Level: 81
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 904
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Spokane, WA
    Posts
    3,029
    Points
    68,846
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 304
    Given: 0

    Re: Not With Team

    Royce has ALWAYS maintained basketball wasn't his final dream but it was a means to an end... Love the guy, but wonder if Rockets did their homework on this one.



  6. #6
    Starter
    Points: 21,199, Level: 44
    Level completed: 50%, Points required for next Level: 451
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    cyadict's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    602
    Points
    21,199
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 26
    Given: 7

    Re: Not With Team

    Wow....I really wonder how this is going to go for Royce.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 28,655, Level: 52
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,095
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    2,207
    Points
    28,655
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 71
    Given: 108

    Re: Not With Team

    I hope it ends well, but I am afraid it won't.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 305,865, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 31.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialOverdriveCreated Album picturesVeteran
    Cy$'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    15,155
    Points
    305,865
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,391
    Given: 1,644

    Re: Not With Team

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Architect View Post
    I'm not sure this is going to end well.
    ??? There was an article that had quotes from McHale saying Royce was not in good shape and was behind everyone in the play book. The conditioning needs work before he can play alot so it's a smart move by the rockets.


    Quote Originally Posted by Cy$ View Post
    I just went a year in the future. Cheer for Iowa State and Maryland in the final 4.

  9. #9
    Starter
    Points: 20,498, Level: 43
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 252
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Jeffreyisu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Minneapolis, MN
    Posts
    807
    Points
    20,498
    Level
    43
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 20

    Re: Not With Team

    Ugh. Not to be insensitive, but if this NBA deal doesn't work out(which I really hope it does) it really sucks that RW left early, he could have stayed in Ames another year where he felt comfortable and won a Big 12 Championship.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 168,868, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran
    Cycl1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    North Liberty
    Posts
    7,163
    Points
    168,868
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 408
    Given: 56

    Re: Not With Team

    Basically they left him behind ebcause he didnt know their plays yet. He will be fine.


    I LIEK CHOCOLATE MILK - The Partisan Bat

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Hmmm...I'm not a huge "weiner"
    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    "Yeah, Chris' weiner is a way bigger get than mine."

  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 664,209, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 47.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    26,341
    Points
    664,209
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,957
    Given: 411

    Re: Not With Team

    Time to get his **** together.



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 206,997, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clark's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Ottumwa
    Posts
    10,664
    Points
    206,997
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,230
    Given: 151

    Re: Not With Team

    I'd be concerned when he steps on the floor and plays poorly (or doesn't get to step on the floor at all)



  13. #13
    Recruit
    Points: 9,090, Level: 28
    Level completed: 57%, Points required for next Level: 260
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Posts
    123
    Points
    9,090
    Level
    28
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 16
    Given: 0

    Re: Not With Team

    So... too MUCH sweat???



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 170,821, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 28.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Rhoadhoused's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    9,918
    Points
    170,821
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,041
    Given: 546

    Re: Not With Team

    1. He missed training camp, and is now working on conditioning because that made him behind on conditioning.
    2. Royce White is cashing checks for millions of dollars because he left this year. Not succeeding immediately in the NBA does not make leaving early the wrong decision.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 45,492, Level: 65
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 58
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    2,002
    Points
    45,492
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 59
    Given: 84

    Question Re: Not With Team

    He didn't play again tonight. McHale said Royce was not up to speed with the rest of the team. I'm afraid his training camp holdout may cost him minutes and a rotation spot.



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: TBD
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • August 29, 2015
  • 06:00 PM