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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    I don't know Fred but I think the logical leaps of "Your ego is going to make you want to try and do it against the best" is pretty unfounded. Why didn't Bobby Knight ever go to the NBA? Jim Calhoun? Dean Smith? John Wooden? Or why hasn't Coach K, Boehim, Roy Williams, Bill Self, Billy Donovan(he only left for a few days before nixing the deal), or Izzo gone to the NBA?

    Those are some of the most successful coaches of the last 10-15 years or more, and none of them have ever coached in the NBA as a head coach. Why hasn't there ego said lets do this against the best?



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    Re: Seth Greenberg on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    NEVER COMPARE HOIBERG WITH CHIZIK EVER AGAIN...
    But I would sure as heck buy a Hoiberg Coin right now.



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    Re: Seth Greenberg on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUTex View Post
    With the players he's worked for to bring in, and the relationship he has with current players, yeah I would be shocked. Not to mention his kids are all still in school, he's already set for life financially, he's just as hard core of an ISU fan as any of us, he's in his dream job, his parents and wife's parents live in Ames, he has a chance to win a title at ISU and become a legend,,..........YEah, why not go coach the Timberwolves and get fired after three years. Makes sense.
    Exactly. The T-Wolves are thought of as a choice because of his previous relationship, but why the hell would he go there?
    They will most likely lose Love to a contender soon. They aren't in a location all of the free agents will flock to. The only chance they have to be good is to get lucky with multiple drafts in a row and overpay for free agents.

    Fred's a good coach, but in the NBA it's so much more about what talent you can bring in. Fred would end up getting canned in a few years because of that.


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    Re: Seth Greenberg on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    You seem offended. It is just a message board, relax.
    Speaking of a lack of comprehension, I said struggle. I figured even a ninny like you could get it eventually.

    You like this game, don't you?
    I have to admit that posters like you do wonders for my self-confidence.



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    Re: Seth Greenberg on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by State43 View Post
    These pundits can't handle the idea that Fred would be happy at ISU.
    This.

    It really drives them nuts when ISU is desirable.



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    Re: Seth Greenberg on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by Erik4Cy View Post
    This.

    It really drives them nuts when ISU is desirable.
    Or you know, they have tons of airtime to fill every day and need to come up with **** to talk about.



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Instead of NBA talk, I am declaring this thread to be all about useless guys named Seth. In which case, Bald Useless Seth and Stephen A. took UConn, Skip took us, says from covering Fred in the NBA he thinks he is an offensive genius and will find a way and DeAndre will be better than Napier.



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by jbindm View Post
    Nice trolling by Seth Davis. Maybe Hoiberg leaves for the NBA someday, maybe not. I'm just going to enjoy the ride and not worry about it.
    I can't stand Seth Davis, but this wasn't trolling.

    he was asked specifically about it by Chris Mannix (guest hosting) who is an NBA guys. Neither Davis nor Mannix said Hoiberg would leave, in fact they specifically discussed how hard it would be to leave Ames. They both said the same thing: An NBA GM's first call would be to Hoiberg. We already knew that.

    There wasn't anything negative or trolling about the interview at all.



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by bawbie View Post
    I can't stand Seth Davis, but this wasn't trolling.

    he was asked specifically about it by Chris Mannix (guest hosting) who is an NBA guys. Neither Davis nor Mannix said Hoiberg would leave, in fact they specifically discussed how hard it would be to leave Ames. They both said the same thing: An NBA GM's first call would be to Hoiberg. We already knew that.

    There wasn't anything negative or trolling about the interview at all.
    Agreed. Just because someone is a toolbox doesn't make them a troll. Doug Gottlieb, on the other hand, trolls this fan base.


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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    I'm going to go out on a limb and predict that most Iowans on this board could make more $$ and advance their careers farther in a bigger market. So why is it unbelievable when a coach decides to stay too?



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Hope the Zen Master doesn't find Fred while in NYC and his kids don't fall in love with the city.



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by bawbie View Post
    I can't stand Seth Davis, but this wasn't trolling.

    he was asked specifically about it by Chris Mannix (guest hosting) who is an NBA guys. Neither Davis nor Mannix said Hoiberg would leave, in fact they specifically discussed how hard it would be to leave Ames. They both said the same thing: An NBA GM's first call would be to Hoiberg. We already knew that.

    There wasn't anything negative or trolling about the interview at all.
    Come on, don't rain on the indignation parade!!



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Seth big dummy. He no smart as think he is.



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by megamanxzero35 View Post
    I don't know Fred but I think the logical leaps of "Your ego is going to make you want to try and do it against the best" is pretty unfounded. Why didn't Bobby Knight ever go to the NBA? Jim Calhoun? Dean Smith? John Wooden? Or why hasn't Coach K, Boehim, Roy Williams, Bill Self, Billy Donovan(he only left for a few days before nixing the deal), or Izzo gone to the NBA?

    Those are some of the most successful coaches of the last 10-15 years or more, and none of them have ever coached in the NBA as a head coach. Why hasn't there ego said lets do this against the best?
    Coach K, Roy Williams, Donovan and Izzo all have been extremely close to leaving for the league at some point in their career, and none of them have the NBA playing or front office background that Fred has. So it is a very real temptation. Doesn't necessarily mean he will leave though.



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    Re: Seth Davis on DP show

    Quote Originally Posted by swarthmoreCY View Post
    Only an idiot would not understand that post. No surprise you struggled.
    ok you two... that's it. Off to your rooms!!!

    Some people's kids ... sheesh ...



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