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    Crazy how some people call themselves TRUE fans, but as soon as somethin go wrong they have nothin but negative things 2 say!! #KickRocks


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    Congrats on being TTech's 3rd win in their last 22 conference games!



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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    So we cannot be upset after a loss? If we were not true fans wouldnt even care if they lost. The players need to take a look in the mirror before the bash the fans.


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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
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    Crazy how some people call themselves TRUE fans, but as soon as somethin go wrong they have nothin but negative things 2 say!! #KickRocks
    simple solution: play better. If not that, play harder.


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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    So we cannot be upset after a loss? If we were not true fans wouldnt even care if they lost. The players need to take a look in the mirror before the bash the fans.
    You haven't looked at their twitter mentions, have you?



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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Taking on the fans works for every player. Creates nothing but good will and good vibes for the team and program. Good idea.


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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    So we cannot be upset after a loss? If we were not true fans wouldnt even care if they lost. The players need to take a look in the mirror before the bash the fans.
    Fans can be upset after losses...However, harassing players on Twitter after a loss is crossing a line IMO. That's one of the negative aspects of social media...Just my opinion, doesn't mean it is right. There's a difference though.



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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Well, people are acting pretty butthurt on here, so Korie might be acting a little butthurt on Twitter. Glass houses everyone...


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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    That's because there are a bunch of d bags saying stuff like this to them:

    Korie Lucious ‏@414_Lucious Uhhh thanks!! RT @Mitch_Arnold10: @414_Lucious @Da_Thrill21 time for you two to grow up. Pathetic pathetic showing from both of you.

    Zach Monk ‏@monkzach
    Everyone of u deserves to get booed next game @414_Lucious @ISUMayor32 @Da_Thrill21 @T_Real25 @M3llyM3I @ChrisBabbII @GeorgesNiang20

    If anyone knows either of these two kids they should beat the sh** out of them!

    Seriously who does this.



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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Taking on the fans works for every player. Creates nothing but good will and good vibes for the team and program. Good idea.
    Some people do take it a bit far. Attacking an amateur ath-a-lete! They need to go after Fred! He's a man! He's 40!



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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Taking on the fans works for every player. Creates nothing but good will and good vibes for the team and program. Good idea.
    See: Royce White


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    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Fans can be upset after losses...However, harassing players on Twitter after a loss is crossing a line IMO. That's one of the negative aspects of social media...Just my opinion, doesn't mean it is right. There's a difference though.
    Fred should have a no Twitter/Facebook Policy IMO.


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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    You haven't looked at their twitter mentions, have you?
    OK the fans do need to show some respect to the players. Ripping them on Twitter does no good.


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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Lots of butthurt to go around. It was CFHs worst loss since we needed to win before the next five games.


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    Re: Players taking frustration out on Twitter

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    That's because there are a bunch of d bags saying stuff like this to them:

    Korie Lucious ‏@414_Lucious Uhhh thanks!! RT @Mitch_Arnold10: @414_Lucious @Da_Thrill21 time for you two to grow up. Pathetic pathetic showing from both of you.

    Zach Monk ‏@monkzach
    Everyone of u deserves to get booed next game @414_Lucious @ISUMayor32 @Da_Thrill21 @T_Real25 @M3llyM3I @ChrisBabbII @GeorgesNiang20

    If anyone knows either of these two kids they should beat the sh** out of them!

    Seriously who does this.
    atta boy cy4prez, kick that losers *** on twitter :)


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