Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 26
  1. #1
    Rookie
    Points: 6,320, Level: 23
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 230
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered5000 Experience Points
    CyKings's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Kansas City, KS
    Posts
    430
    Points
    6,320
    Level
    23
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 52
    Given: 177

    Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7jeIpbmMgo

    Jason Kidd out of timeouts, with under 10 seconds down by 1 score... tells his player to hit him, and causes him to "spill" his drink and get another timeout. Is he a cheat or is it just gamesmanship?

    I think it's hilarious, curious what CF thinks.

    (See the 27 second mark to see him say "hit me")


    Let's make this Happen!

  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 15,102, Level: 37
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 548
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    chadly82's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    1,632
    Points
    15,102
    Level
    37
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 164
    Given: 1,300

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    I think its pretty stupid, i have no real issue with it because he wont be a coach long anyways the way things are going.



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 86,962, Level: 91
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 488
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isufbcurt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    5,400
    Points
    86,962
    Level
    91
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,520
    Given: 2,585

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Personally I think it is genius. However, I don't see why you would ever admit it.



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 375,842, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 91.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    15,467
    Points
    375,842
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,233
    Given: 1,370

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    Personally I think it is genius. However, I don't see why you would ever admit it.

    It would have been genius in a day when there weren't high definition cameras on the key people in every sporting event at every second. If you're going to do that...wipe your lip or something while you say it and cover your mouth.





  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 106,694, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    xboxfever's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    7,215
    Points
    106,694
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 603
    Given: 1,039

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    I love it. He is going to be fined, and not coaching, at least as a head coach for much longer, but brilliant.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 520,099, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    36,144
    Points
    520,099
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,391
    Given: 1,768

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Meh. Kidd might have had a better season if the Nets didn't build their team around former Celtics that need to be put out to pasture. Then again, maybe not.


    Chuck Lidell: I paint my toenails with pink and black polish. Problem is, I get more paint on my toes and on the carpet than on my nails. Any advice?
    Maria Sharapova: Don't you beat up other guys for a living? I don't know how to answer this.


  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 673,995, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 45.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    27,615
    Points
    673,995
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,129
    Given: 566

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Quote Originally Posted by isufbcurt View Post
    Personally I think it is genius. However, I don't see why you would ever admit it.
    I'm sure it's been done before but I haven't seen it, I think it's brilliant. But yeah, that's not something you openly admit to, even if it's not against the rules it's certainly against the spirit of the rules.




    Eyes closed, head first, can't lose.

  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 248,159, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 60.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    Rabbuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    18,220
    Points
    248,159
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,667
    Given: 142

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Seems like cheating.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 919,064, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 53.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    61,625
    Points
    919,064
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,918
    Given: 4,979

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Cheating is a fair word for this.


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 437,567, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 43.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    65,708
    Points
    437,567
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,577
    Given: 1,232

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    More new rules to come.


    Let Prohm's Posse Ride: Georges, Georgios, 3sus, Hallice, Deonte, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and McKaT.

  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 76,570, Level: 86
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,780
    Overall activity: 42.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Spokane, WA
    Posts
    3,598
    Points
    76,570
    Level
    86
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 500
    Given: 0

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    People describing this as "brilliant" really reinforce the negative image of win at all costs... Whether it's that, or flopping, or having coaches demand a PI flag on every pass makes me sad. We should let them call their own fouls sometime but since most of these millionaires are armed it would probably end up in gang violence.

    I miss the days of winning and losing with character.



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 76,570, Level: 86
    Level completed: 2%, Points required for next Level: 1,780
    Overall activity: 42.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Spokane, WA
    Posts
    3,598
    Points
    76,570
    Level
    86
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 500
    Given: 0

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    People describing this as "brilliant" really reinforce the negative image of win at all costs... Whether it's that, or flopping, or having coaches demand a PI flag on every pass makes me sad. We should let them call their own fouls sometime but since most of these millionaires are armed it would probably end up in gang violence.

    I miss the days of winning and losing with character and dignity.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 50,179, Level: 69
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 971
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    heitclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Malvern, IA
    Posts
    5,873
    Points
    50,179
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 616
    Given: 668

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Jason Kidd has always been under the impression that hitting can solve lots of situations, he's always been a scumbag, always will be.



  14. #14
    Starter
    Points: 8,214, Level: 27
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 536
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Earlham
    Posts
    977
    Points
    8,214
    Level
    27
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 62
    Given: 92

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    Cheat.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 74,393, Level: 84
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 457
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    GrindingAway's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    3,025
    Points
    74,393
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 221
    Given: 12

    Re: Kidd a cheat? Or just Gamesmanship....

    In the poker world I'd classify it as angle shooting.



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