Babb Tonight

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  1. Bret44

    Bret44 Well-Known Member

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    Celtic Pride.
     
  3. Go2Guy

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    Impressive; do you suppose Coach Stevens knows Fred's system and players pretty good?
     
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    ianoconnor Well-Known Member

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    4-5 now from deep. 2 assists. Rebound. Block.
     
  5. CyForPresident

    CyForPresident Well-Known Member

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    God I love Hoiberg
     
  6. Bret44

    Bret44 Well-Known Member

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    Bummer, Chris missed the game winner. Still a solid game for him.
     
  7. Cyientist

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    I see Babb took the final shot, out of a time out. I was on game tracker, was it a designed play for him or was it a scramble?
     
  8. VeloClone

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    He took and missed the last shot with 1.0 second on the clock and the Celtics lost by 1.
     
  9. isuno1fan

    isuno1fan Well-Known Member

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    He didn't take a shot, he got stuffed going up for the shot. The ball never left his hands.
     
  10. Cyientist

    Cyientist Active Member

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    He was probably fouled, but the refs knew he was a cyclone and swallowed the whistle...
     
  11. Bret44

    Bret44 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the heads up.
     
  12. Bewilderme

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    You can't deny Hoiberg's developmental prowess. He knows how to get players ready for the NBA, both mentally and basketballically.
     
  13. VeloClone

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    Thanks for the clarification. I was posting blind from the play by play.
     
  14. bsaltyman

    bsaltyman Active Member

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    Just looking at the box score, it's easy to tell that Babb had quite the night. His 12 points were only one point off from the team high (Phil Pressey had 13 in 28 minutes), but Babb did his damage in just 8 minutes of playing time. Also, his +/- was +20, easily the highest on the Celtics. Hopefully the coaching staff will keep giving him more of a chance to shine.
     
  15. CycloneRulzzz

    CycloneRulzzz Well-Known Member

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    After this showing, wonder why he was a DNP in their first game?
     
  16. LegendaryTRX

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    Signed,


    Royce White
     
  17. madguy30

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    All indications would be that getting RW stable enough for one basketball season may have been his best work yet.
     
  18. baller1

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    Philadelphia plays Boston Friday in a preseason game. Hopefully Babb and White get to play against each other for a while. From the Royce article in the other thread it sounds like he may play a bit.
     
  19. Erik4Cy

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    Chris Babb is good enough to be a solid NBA role player.
     
  20. jsb

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    I don't know if Babb will make a roster this year, but I could see him be like DG and float around for a year and land somewhere. I've never liked the Celtics, but Brad Stevens was my favorite non-Hoiberg college coach, so it would be fun if he could make the team this year.
     

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