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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by theCyBooty View Post
    All he said was "yeah, gimme that." Can't blame him for getting a technical without saying anything out of line.
    "Yeah, gimme that!" was the foul language that got him T'd? Are we going to start calling technicals on players shouting "woo hoo!" next?


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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    S.T.F.U
    How about you blame our useless bench for not scoring any points? Melvin go a technical for **** I see in every ******* game. You can blame him all you want, you are still wrong.
    Spot on with Kane though
    S.T.F.U.? Wow, what a brilliant analysis. How about responding to what I actually posted? From your response, I assume that you think Ejim SHOULD be be getting T's and riding the bench instead of being on the court helping the team?


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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by denniselmenace View Post
    Ejim didn't sit because of T's. He sat because of four fouls. I'd rather whine about missed free throws.
    This is funny because it's like you don't realize the T contributed as one of the four fouls.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by Psiclone View Post
    That's a ridiculous statement. Getting a T is something you can control. As good as the rest of his game has been, the T's hurt our chances of winning because in addition to giving them 2 pts on free throws in a tight game, we lose Ejim's presence on the court. You cannot argue that it didn't hurt our chances of winning.
    He still played for 35 minutes.




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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by denniselmenace View Post
    Ejim didn't sit because of T's. He sat because of four fouls. I'd rather whine about missed free throws.
    T's count toward personal foul limits.


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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    His T today didn't cause him to sit out. He stayed in the game.

    What hurt us was our crap FTs & no production from our shooters.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Certainly some karma after the technical, He airballed his next one from the same exact spot. Love you Mel and you have earned the right to puff your chest, but probably best to just shut up and play. No matter what the national media thinks, we see how your play talks and that's more than enough for this fan.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    The T going up to the refs was dumb and he hurt the team. Tonight...that was a bs call. Get ready to see 5-10 Ts every single game if that's a T.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Great competitor. No question.

    There's simple steps/points made that could be instilled to avoid things like getting T'd up, from a coaching perspective:

    1. Score the bucket.
    2. Get back and play D, without a word.

    Done.

    Apparently it's OK to get T'd up, play D for a series, and then stare down the opposing crowd like that looks cool when your team has looked like crap all game.

    Oh, and...
    3. BLOCK OUT.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by madguy30 View Post
    Great competitor. No question.

    There's simple steps/points made that could be instilled to avoid things like getting T'd up, from a coaching perspective:

    1. Score the bucket.
    2. Get back and play D, without a word.

    Done.

    Apparently it's OK to get T'd up, play D for a series, and then stare down the opposing crowd like that looks cool when your team has looked like crap all game.

    Oh, and...
    3. BLOCK OUT.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by madguy30 View Post
    Great competitor. No question.

    There's simple steps/points made that could be instilled to avoid things like getting T'd up, from a coaching perspective:

    1. Score the bucket.
    2. Get back and play D, without a word.

    Done.

    Apparently it's OK to get T'd up, play D for a series, and then stare down the opposing crowd like that looks cool when your team has looked like crap all game.

    Oh, and...
    3. BLOCK OUT.
    Are you really saying that Ejim needs to block out better, he is probably the only one on the team that does a good job of this consistently.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by madguy30 View Post
    Great competitor. No question.

    There's simple steps/points made that could be instilled to avoid things like getting T'd up, from a coaching perspective:

    1. Score the bucket.
    2. Get back and play D, without a word.

    Done.

    Apparently it's OK to get T'd up, play D for a series, and then stare down the opposing crowd like that looks cool when your team has looked like crap all game.

    Oh, and...
    3. BLOCK OUT.

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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by madguy30 View Post
    Great competitor. No question.

    There's simple steps/points made that could be instilled to avoid things like getting T'd up, from a coaching perspective:

    1. Score the bucket.
    2. Get back and play D, without a word.

    Done.

    Apparently it's OK to get T'd up, play D for a series, and then stare down the opposing crowd like that looks cool when your team has looked like crap all game.

    Oh, and...
    3. BLOCK OUT.
    You are clueless if you don't think every player does at least that if not significantly worse things. The amount of people who don't understand that is amazing.

    The T was weak and anyone who says otherwise is trolling or doesn't understand basketball at all.



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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Quote Originally Posted by madguy30 View Post
    Apparently it's OK to get T'd up, play D for a series, and then stare down the opposing crowd like that looks cool when your team has looked like crap all game.
    From a coaching perspective, get glasses.


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    Re: Ejim's T's Hurting Us

    Tonight's was just a screw job by the refs. How was be supposed to know he'd get in trouble for something that literally happens every game?



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