Jump to content
Indianapolis Colts
Myles

2018 - 2019 Indiana Pacers and everything NBA thread

Recommended Posts

1 hour ago, Myles said:

We needed that game.   Hopefully we can turn it around.  

My prediction is losing 2-4.  

This may have been our chance....we held them to 84......

We didn't get as much from Myles and Sabonis as we usually do and I think that changes..

 

I think we win game two

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
4 hours ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

It reminded me of a 90's playoff game. Remember when Utah beat Jordan's Bulls in Game 4 of the Finals 78-73. Both teams play great defense, problem with us we do not have our playmaker. I can't wait for next year when we have Oladipo back. I truly believe we are better than Boston if he was healthy. They are lucky he isn't healthy. They caught a huge break.

True. We were the team that everybody said they wanted to play.

 

But we wont shoot 12 of 21 from the line again and we wont shoot 6 of 27 on 3s again.

We scored 74 points on 84 shots

McDermott (1 of 7) looked like he was scared to death

 

But we need some anger. They pushed us around

Here's where we miss Lance..  Matthews has to take more than 8 shots..and we must set harder screens to get Jaylen Brown off Bogdonavic. Knock somebody down. Fouls wont be called....we have to take our physical nature to another level.

 

With 2 1/2 days rest....I actually like our chances in Game two

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
32 minutes ago, oldunclemark said:

True. We were the team that everybody said they wanted to play.

 

But we wont shoot 12 of 21 from the line again and we wont shoot 6 of 27 on 3s again.

We scored 74 points on 84 shots

McDermott (1 of 7) looked like he was scared to death

 

But we need some anger. They pushed us around

Here's where we miss Lance..  Matthews has to take more than 8 shots..and we must set harder screens to get Jaylen Brown off Bogdonavic. Knock somebody down. Fouls wont be called....we have to take our physical nature to another level.

 

With 2 1/2 days rest....I actually like our chances in Game two

Yeah I miss Lance because he brought toughness to the team. We have to win Game 2 or the series is toast. I know teams have come back from 0-2 but it is rare.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, Indyfan4life said:

I just hope we aren’t swept. 

I had us winning 2 games going in but I am not sure we have enough on offense to make this a series. Oladipo was such a huge loss.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Warriors were up 94-63 over the Clippers and lost 135-131. That is why they play the games! The 31 point comeback by the Clippers is the largest in NBA playoff history. Series is now 1-1.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
5 hours ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Warriors were up 94-63 over the Clippers and lost 135-131. That is why they play the games! The 31 point comeback by the Clippers is the largest in NBA playoff history. Series is now 1-1.

I have never seen anything like that../..

…..I don't think GSW is going to lose the series because ...well...they were up 31....

But it was going to be a sweep and now it might be 6 or 7 games

 

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, oldunclemark said:

I have never seen anything like that../..

…..I don't think GSW is going to lose the series because ...well...they were up 31....

But it was going to be a sweep and now it might be 6 or 7 games

Yeah that was unreal. To have that happen to the Warriors was just mindboggling. If the Clippers win Game 3, who knows?

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
16 minutes ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Yeah that was unreal. To have that happen to the Warriors was just mindboggling. If the Clippers win Game 3, who knows?

Did we ever have a chance to get Lou Williams?

I just asking because I dont know if Ive ever seen anyone stop him.

I know he cant play 35-40 minutes…..that's why he doesn't start, I'd guess

But you can be in a close game at the end with him out there

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Cousins is out for the playoffs as well. Last season they at least had McGee who played well. Teams may take to them by going inside now. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

What worries me from last night?

Look at the scores 145-123......135-131.....

 

We do not have that kind of firepower..on our best night.

After the playoffs are over, we've got to see about shooters and shot creators.

 

8 minutes ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Cousins is out for the playoffs as well. Last season they at least had McGee who played well. Teams may take to them by going inside now. 

They were shrewd to pick up Andrew Bogut....He knows them. He wont hurt them

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
9 minutes ago, oldunclemark said:

Did we ever have a chance to get Lou Williams?

I just asking because I dont know if Ive ever seen anyone stop him.

In know he cant play 35-40 minutes…..that's why he doesn't start, I'd guess

But you can be in a close game at the end with him out there

The Lakers signed him 3 years ago when he was a free agent but traded him to Houston to free up cap space. Houston then traded him for Chris Paul is why he is on the Clippers. He may be the most underrated player I have seen in years. He is solid good and a great scorer.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, oldunclemark said:

What worries me from last night?

Look at the scores 145-123......135-131.....

 

We do not have that kind of firepower..on our best night.

After the playoffs are over, we've got to see about shooters and shot creators.

 

They were shrewd to pick up Andrew Bogut....He knows them. He wont hurt them

Problem with Bogut is, he is injury prone now. If he can give them a good 10 minutes a game then that pick up will pay off.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Problem with Bogut is, he is injury prone now. If he can give them a good 10 minutes a game then that pick up will pay off.

They don't need much more than that because Draymond is playing center late in games anyway...especially when (I guess I should say if) they play Houston

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Imagine if we had Oladipo and Walker together. That is 2 guys that can create off the dribble then Bogey could just go back to drilling 3's and getting his easy 15 points.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 minute ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Imagine if we had Oladipo and Walker together. That is 2 guys that can create off the dribble then Bogey could just go back to drilling 3's and getting his easy 15 points.

You are right. That's the arguement for getting Kemba Walker...no matter what he costs..

We have a 'window'    2 more years with Vic at his present rate..

 

We'd have to let Collison and Evans and Cory Joseph all go...3 guards

...but we'd have Aaron Holiday and Edmund Sumner and

….and Walker and Vic would be playing 30-35 minutes a night each anyway

Kinda like Chris Paul and James harden on Houston.

 

..after 2 years of being the 5th seed and winning 48 games......

...we might want to sign a big check and take a chance

 

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
7 minutes ago, oldunclemark said:

You are right. That's the arguement for getting Kemba Walker...no matter what he costs..

We have a 'window'    2 more years with Vic at his present rate..

 

We'd have to let Collison and Evans and Cory Joseph all go...3 guards

...but we'd have Aaron Holiday and Edmund Sumner and

….and Walker and Vic would be playing 30-35 minutes a night each anyway

Kinda like Chris Paul and James harden on Houston.

 

..after 2 years of being the 5th seed and winning 48 games......

...we might want to sign a big check and take a chance

 

 

Yep, if I am Indy I go for Walker and make a run at it next season. I would say goodbye to Collison and Evans. If we had Oladipo, Walker, Bogey, and Turner, that is firepower. I think with Walker on the team Turner's game would be better because Walker's penetration would open things up. Oladipo and Walker both would average 20 a game and Bogey and Turner would be around 15 a piece getting easier looks.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 minute ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Yep, if I am Indy I go for Walker and make a run at it next season. I would say goodbye to Collison and Evans. If we had Oladipo, Walker, Bogey, and Turner, that is firepower. I think with Walker on the team Turner's game would be better because Walker's penetration would open things up. Oladipo and Walker both would average 20 a game and Bogey and Turner would be around 15 a piece getting easier looks.

and we'd still have a bench of Sabonis (at low pay one more year) and McDermott and Leaf  with Holiday with Sumner..

 

...The hard part would be getting Kemba to choose us over a half dozen other  teams

 

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, oldunclemark said:

and we'd still have a bench of Sabonis (at low pay one more year) and McDermott and Leaf  with Holiday with Sumner..

 

...The hard part would be getting Kemba to choose us over a half dozen other  teams

 

 

Yeah we have to sell it to him and show him how nice and laid back Indianapolis is. Also Walker knows we have a good team that has great chemistry, that is another selling point. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, 2006Coltsbestever said:

Yeah we have to sell it to him and show him how nice and laid back Indianapolis is. Also Walker knows we have a good team that has great chemistry, that is another selling point. 

Vic has to give him a call..

Didn't Kemba play with Lance in Charlotte?

 

Hey, Larry Bird can call him......

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, oldunclemark said:

Vic has to give him a call..

Didn't Kemba play with Lance in Charlotte?

 

Hey, Larry Bird can call him......

I can see Lance being back in Indy next season if all else fails. I do not see him returning to LA.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 minutes ago, 2006Coltsbestever said:

I can see Lance being back in Indy next season if all else fails. I do not see him returning to LA.

Absolutely.....Magic isn't there....Luke is gone.

..and LeBron now knows (he should have known) he needs shooters.

 

I would not be shocked to see Lance in the stands in Indianapolis Friday night

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Just now, oldunclemark said:

Absolutely.....Magic isn't there....Luke is gone.

..and LeBron now knows (he should have known) he needs shooters.

 

I would not be shocked to see Lance in the stands in Indianapolis Friday night

Lance just belongs here. He plays much better in a Pacers uniform than any other, why I have no idea but he does :funny:

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

13-0 run early...20-13...…...much better so far..

 

Boston's plan again seems to be to beat up Bogdonavic

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

up 33-29 at the quarter

..and the adjustment is:  a 3-guard bench offense with Holiday, Evans and Cory Joseph

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

down 52-50 at the half,,,Kyrie has 18....they are shooting 52%\

Myles has 3..Sabonis has 1....a combined 4 shots

 

Boston has defensed Sabonis well

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
23 minutes ago, oldunclemark said:

down 52-50 at the half,,,Kyrie has 18....they are shooting 52%\

Myles has 3..Sabonis has 1....a combined 4 shots

 

Boston has defensed Sabonis well

We are playing small tonight keeping the lane clean. Boston has played good D on Sabonis but I feel like Donas has done other things well tonight. Turner has stepped up the D here in the 3rd 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Good 3rd for us. Kyrie is feeling it and he may get 40. He can score against good D and that’s ok. We have to keep the other guys in check. 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
6 minutes ago, akcolt said:

Good 3rd for us. Kyrie is feeling it and he may get 40. He can score against good D and that’s ok. We have to keep the other guys in check. 

I think that's our window to winning.

Make it Kyrie against the world.

 

I'm worried that they have nuetralized Sabonis and Turner

They average 27 a game

 

82-78 with 8:00 to go

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

We let them back in with Kyrie on the bench by giving up offensive rebounds letting them get to the front of the rim and missing free throws beating ourselves 

2 minutes ago, oldunclemark said:

I think that's our window to winning.

Make it Kyrie against the world.

 

I'm worried that they have nuetralized Sabonis and Turner

They average 27 a game

 

82-78 with 8:00 to go

We look really bad to start this quarter 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

We have to make it harder for Kyrie then that can’t give him wide open 3’s. These run stopping situations are when we really miss Vic 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, akcolt said:

Can’t buy a bucket 

Some of or missed shots are amazing.

 

I wouldnt switch off Kyrie..that;s not how we play

Keep Matthews or Joseph on him

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

86=85....3:24 left

This is the pivotal game of the series

 

Bogdonavic has to make shots

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Keep it in Bogy’s hands the final 73 seconds

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Popular Now

  • Thread of the Week

  • Topics

  • Posts

    • What is the record in here for most pages? I really do not know  . 21 is a lot.
    • Just checked Cam's background again. My point stands.   0-for-5.
    • I really liked how they incorporated that fountain injury into that. Cain is going to be fun watch develop. Seems he has really matured. He is expecting a son soon so I am sure he has grown up a lot.
    • Post 12th game Stats: ** league leader   Passing: Brissett 373**-538** 4,079yds** 20tds 6int 69% comp 99.1 rating   Rushing: Mack 232**-831yds 3.6ypc 7tds 2fmbls Brissett 31-95yds 2tds Hines 14-31yds 1td Doyle 3-16yds 1td   Receiving: Hilton 88rec** 1,033yds(4th in NFL) 7tds Campbell 67rec 878yds(8th in NFL) 5tds Ebron 85rec(3rd in NFL) 811yds 4tds Mack 45rec 512yds 1td Cain 48rec 408yds 3tds Funchess 22rec 212yds 0tds Doyle 8rec 116yds Cox 8rec 77yds Hines 1rec 25yds Hentges 1rec 7yds   OL: Sacks Allowed: Castonzo 5 Nelson 4 Smith 3 Glowinski 3 Kelly 1   16 sacks allowed in 12 games   Defense: Leonard 98tkls(2nd in NFL) 1.5sacks 1int Okereke 76tkls 1int Moore ll 71tkls 2ints Geathers 70tkls .5sacks Desir 66tkls 1int 1FF Houston 58tkls 11sacks(2nd in NFL) 1FF Hooker 57tkls Ya-Sin 56tkls .5sacks 1int Sheard 56tkls 9.5sacks(4th in NFL) Autry 46tkls 1sack Hunt 46tkls 2.5sacks Walker Jr 39tkls  T Lewis 8tkls 1.5sacks   AV 27-27 FGA 56yd long 29-29 XPA   Team Stats: Off Yds - 1st Off Pts - 14th   Def Yds - 30th Def Pts - 22nd   Observation: Offense is prolific but can't get it in the end zone enough.   Defense gives up a lot of yds but holds teams out of end zone a little better.
  • Members

    • MPStack

      MPStack 2,211

      Senior Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • Jared Jammer

      Jared Jammer 117

      New Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • boo2202

      boo2202 256

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • davidshoff

      davidshoff 2

      Rookie
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • hoosierhawk

      hoosierhawk 361

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • KB

      KB 395

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • Holden89

      Holden89 315

      Senior Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • NFLfan

      NFLfan 7,953

      Senior Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • Lennon1940

      Lennon1940 102

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • 2006Coltsbestever

      2006Coltsbestever 22,565

      Senior Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
×
×
  • Create New...