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ClutchFans Game Thread: Blazers @ Rockets 4/23/2014 (Playoffs Round 1, Game 2)

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  1. Clutch

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    2014 NBA PLAYOFFS - ROUND 1, GAME 2
    (Blazers lead series 1-0)

    <table border="0" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="0"><tr><td valign="top" align="left" bgcolor="#000000"><table border="0" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0"><tr bgcolor="#ffffff"><td valign="top" align="right"><img src="http://www.clutchfans.net/graphics/logos/trail%20blazers.gif"></td><td valign="middle" align="center"><nobr><font face="arial" size="5">&nbsp;&nbsp;<b>@</b>&nbsp;&nbsp;</font></nobr></td><td valign="top" align="left"><img src="http://www.clutchfans.net/graphics/logos/rockets.gif"></td></tr></table></td></tr></table>
    First Round - Blazers lead series 1-0
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  2. jordnnnn

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    Must win.
     
  3. roxon

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    Win this
     
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    we got this
     
  5. mrm32

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    Still have the Rockets in 5.
     
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    Lose this and the series is basically over. Would be a colossal disappointment. Hope they bring it.

    Rockets 104-98.
     
  7. pippendagimp

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    to double or lma or not to double, that be the ?
     
  8. count_dough-ku

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    A must win. Lose this one and it's likely the series doesn't return to Toyota Center.
     
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    Must Win. Need to double LMA and make Lillard play D by having him switch from his man to Harden.
     
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    Rockets win by 20.

    DMo and Daniels come off the bench with the spark.
     
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    I still think you gotta go with the 1 on 1 approach and stay home on the 3 point shooters. I just don't trust our ability to double and then rotate and recover. I still expect LMA to score, but just gotta hope it's not like he did last night. Last thing we want is for that team of 3 point shooters to have wide open looks, you give them that and they will start to hit them eventually.
     
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    Start with the TT, hope they don't get in foul trouble and Let's go to Portland tied 1-1
     
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    The single win that Portland had over us during the regular season, LaMarcus Aldridge went off. Just as he did last night and secured his team the win.

    I expect our stars to get back to their regular form and for Aldridge to fall back to Earth.
    Hopefully refs won't try and control game from the onset.
     
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    This is one of the toughest places to win a game in the NBA. The rockets have a 60% chance of winning imo.

    If they lose, stick a fork in them.
     
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    I thought it was an away game for some reason. Rockets should win.
     
  16. pippendagimp

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    technically it's always 0.8 on 1 when harden's on the floor
     
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    Rockets 120 Blazers 99
     
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    Going to be an easy win. LMA will get his but as long as he is less than 45% FG% we should be fine.
     
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    rockets will blow them out
     
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