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Mgmt Discussed a System Change - More Ball Movement/Less Iso

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by tc0330, Jun 18, 2019.

  1. tc0330

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    I can only hope it's true.
     
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    They discussed it and MDA decided change isn't his kind of thing .
     
  5. REEKO_HTOWN

    REEKO_HTOWN I'm Rich Biiiiaaatch!

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    Well it's up to Harden to approve.

    Is he done chasing scoring titles and MVPs?
     
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    what a breath of fresh air
     
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    Cliff notes?
     
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    So . . .just to be clear
    No one will complain if the offense is less efficient, scores less and we only win 51 games?

    In for a penny
    In for a pound

    Rocket River
     
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    Would be hilarious if by playing the right way we would turn out to be worse :D
     
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    launching 14 step back 3s a game. surely there's room to dial that down in there somewhere. you don't really think every single dribble dribble dribble iso possession is the best shot the rockets can get do you. come on now
     
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    daywalker02 Easter Egg Hunter - Tell me why? نحن عائلة
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    I agree, it's Harden's decision to make.

    They also need taller and longer players while we are at it.
     
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    I won't complain if that same offense is reliable and consistent in the playoffs

    I'm OK lowering the ceiling if it buys us steady albeit less efficient buckets.

    Also , if the "new" offense sucks then we can just go back to "give the ball to James and gtfo"
     
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    Right way = Winning way.
     
  17. tc0330

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    im just glad its a damn topic now and they actually see the problem.
     
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    Fans don’t care about offensive efficiency ... outside what it means relative to the final outcome.

    I’ve noted this many times. The Rockets offensive efficiency drops in the playoffs. Not just “oh yeah it’s the playoffs of course it will drop”.... they go from 2nd best ORtg to 6th or 7th. This has happened many years in a row now.

    Long story short... it’s playoffs that matter. Playoff advancement. Playoff offensive efficiency. Playoff role player performance. Playoff net margin. Etc.
     
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    Management is going to get their hands slapped by Iso Man.
     
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    We must be gettin a new expansion team...
     
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