Kendrick Perkins, the Thunder Whisperer

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  1. Carl Herrera

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    http://sports.yahoo.com/news/nba--k...-issues-in-thunder-locker-room-071044932.html


    Interesting read about the dynamic. Even successful teams have unhappy guys. Also interesting that, of all people, Perkins is the guy who soothes everyone's egos. I had him pegged as someone who just beat on guys who don't get in line.
     
  2. swyyyguy

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    personally i love kendrick perkins

    we could use his toughness on this team
     
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    Can't understand how in the world he can sooth, calm down or mentor anyone. The guy looks like he cries 24/7.
     
  4. CantBeRight

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    Still love Perk.
     
  5. Genuine

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    Have you ever heard the guy talk? That's exactly what he is; calm, cool, collective.

    Born and raised in Beaumont, don't be talking bad bout our TX boys
     
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    lol looks like he cries all the time? the **** outta here

    shocking that he gets so many calls to mentor his teamates. wouldnt think anyone would go to him for help on thier games
     
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    They could have used that face in the Walking Dead set if not for their "One Black Man" rule.
     
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    Not the first time ive heard this about Perkins...Apparently a really nice person off the court...but i dont wanna mess with him on the court...he plays with a serious chip...
     
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    Asik should give him a call to get some knowledge on how to defend Howard.
     
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    But, I am curious who calls him about not enough touches. I am guessing: Maynor, Jackson, Ibaka, Sefalosha, Durant, Collison, Jones, Lamb, Martin, Liggins, Orton, Thabeet, and Westbrook.
     
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