Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 28
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 28,688, Level: 52
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 1,062
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Twin Cities
    Posts
    1,144
    Points
    28,688
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 327
    Given: 38

    Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Jamaal was pretty pumped about he team on twitter tonight. I mentioned he should come meet the team. He tweeted me and JP and said make it happen.

    I know flashes of Hampton come to mind, but I love when successful ISU players come back.



  2. #2
    Walk On
    Points: 3,006, Level: 15
    Level completed: 86%, Points required for next Level: 44
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered1000 Experience Points
    allday4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Waterloo, IA
    Posts
    131
    Points
    3,006
    Level
    15
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 18
    Given: 19

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    That's awesome! He needs his jersey retired along with Mr. Fizer!



  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 48,440, Level: 68
    Level completed: 7%, Points required for next Level: 1,310
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Burnsville, MN
    Posts
    3,068
    Points
    48,440
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 117
    Given: 21

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Quote Originally Posted by allday4cy View Post
    That's awesome! He needs his jersey retired along with Mr. Fizer!
    Perhaps after they both come back to Ames to graduate....



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 734,617, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 76.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    48,987
    Points
    734,617
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,137
    Given: 1,023

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Quote Originally Posted by MNclone View Post
    Perhaps after they both come back to Ames to graduate....
    Waaa waaa waaa



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 879,720, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 55.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    57,643
    Points
    879,720
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,946
    Given: 2,355

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Bring Jamaal back. That man is a Cyclone legend.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 83,386, Level: 89
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 364
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    4,187
    Points
    83,386
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 471
    Given: 155

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Jersey can't get retired but would love JT to meet the team. Prob should be in hilton, so next year. Or in Arlington would be cool too



  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 49,509, Level: 68
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 241
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Wichita, KS
    Posts
    3,855
    Points
    49,509
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 128
    Given: 13

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Not gonna say it wouldn't be cool....but why should the AD pay his way? You want tickets sure that can be arranged but that just sounds like he is looking for a free trip to me.



  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 83,386, Level: 89
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 364
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    4,187
    Points
    83,386
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 471
    Given: 155

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    Not gonna say it wouldn't be cool....but why should the AD pay his way? You want tickets sure that can be arranged but that just sounds like he is looking for a free trip to me.
    I doubt the cost of the trip is the issue- either for Tinsley or for the athletic department.



  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 49,509, Level: 68
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 241
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Wichita, KS
    Posts
    3,855
    Points
    49,509
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 128
    Given: 13

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Quote Originally Posted by gogagig View Post
    I doubt the cost of the trip is the issue- either for Tinsley or for the athletic department.
    I agree. My point is that unless hr is being honored it should be on him to get there. If not you are setting precedent for every former player to want a free ride to and from Ames.



  10. #10
    Recruit
    Points: 7,260, Level: 25
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 290
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Underwood Iowa
    Posts
    96
    Points
    7,260
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 2

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    I'm sure that Fred needs to know about a visit and some sort of schedule should be in place. Jamaal will need Somewhere to stay and make sure everything is in compliance with NCAA. That is what set it up means, not a free ticket.



  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 316,490, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteranOverdrive
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    13,201
    Points
    316,490
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,649
    Given: 782

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Quote Originally Posted by clone34 View Post
    I'm sure that Fred needs to know about a visit and some sort of schedule should be in place. Jamaal will need Somewhere to stay and make sure everything is in compliance with NCAA. That is what set it up means, not a free ticket.
    for every 1000 posters, there's one that has common sense. Thanks for your post. As for the rest of you, do you really think either party couldn't afford a ticket and a hotel room for the guy?


    RANDOM THOUGHTS THREAD HATE CLUB OFFICIAL MEMBER

  12. #12
    Walk On
    Points: 2,487, Level: 14
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 263
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered

    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Posts
    164
    Points
    2,487
    Level
    14
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 242

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    I agree lets over think things to death and have no fun at all, who wouldnt want a free ticket to the magical place of Ames, Iowa for no reason at all. I mean the town does have.............. well it does have mens basketball going for it lol.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 97,052, Level: 97
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,998
    Overall activity: 80.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    Cyclonesince78's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    7,389
    Points
    97,052
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,182
    Given: 2,233

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    I agree. My point is that unless hr is being honored it should be on him to get there. If not you are setting precedent for every former player to want a free ride to and from Ames.
    Sphincter puckered?



  14. #14
    Legend
    Points: 182,424, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 93.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    HFCS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    13,177
    Points
    182,424
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,813
    Given: 1,204

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    ***cool story bro warning***

    6 or 7 years ago after the Pacers cut Tinsley but he hadn't been resigned by any team I saw him sitting at a restaurant on the beach in Miami (in the middle of the NBA season) and yelled "Yo Jamaal GO CYCLONES!" he smiled and looked around but couldn't tell who had yelled it.

    You're welcome everyone for sharing my awesome story.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 70,932, Level: 82
    Level completed: 70%, Points required for next Level: 518
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    5,167
    Points
    70,932
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 121
    Given: 196

    Re: Tweet JP to get Tinsley home!

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    I agree. My point is that unless hr is being honored it should be on him to get there. If not you are setting precedent for every former player to want a free ride to and from Ames.
    We've done a lot to help Tinsley with probably not much, or nothing in return; I'm kinda surprised he even acknowledged us with his tweet.



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: Mediacom 22
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Drake
  • December 20, 2014
  • 04:00 PM