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ROCKETS fixed the losing issue by getting more wins but the PAINT DEFENSE still a problem

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by Rocket River, Jan 24, 2017.

  1. Rocket River

    Rocket River Member
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    Capela and Nene are ok to good but nowhere near elite or what is needed
    Trez is just too short and Anderson is too soft and slow
    Dekker is ok against SForwards but PForwards maybe to strong

    We need more paint play - REBOUNDS and RIM PROTECTION
    NO! DMO IS NOT AND WAS NOT THE ANSWER!!! AT ALL!!!

    Watching the parade to the paint is getting ridiculous
    (True we don't get the benefit of some charge calls but . . . hey . . . . )

    Rocket River
     
  2. Deuce

    Deuce Contributing Member
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    Trade for Boban
     
  3. joeson332

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    your avatar is trippy
     
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  4. Mr. Clutch

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    It's a mime.

    mime
    mīm/
    noun
    1. the theatrical technique of suggesting action, character, or emotion without words, using only gesture, expression, and movement
    2. (in ancient Greece and Rome) a simple farcical drama including mimicry.
      synonyms: pantomime, charade, dumb show
      "a mime of someone fencing"

    Come to think of it, that's how we play defense.
     
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  5. Rocket River

    Rocket River Member
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    It's from the TV Show Atlanta. . .and it is very trippy

    Rocket River
     
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  6. joeson332

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    Ah man I need to watch that
     
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    Here for the great thread title.

    And maybe I'll check out Atlanta, too, since Rockets River is one of our resident TV Buffs...as well as spot on about the rebounds and rim protection.
     
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  8. Os Trigonum

    Os Trigonum It. Deserves. Its. Own. Thread.
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    This is awesome . . . CF has long needed a mime meme. And now we have one.

    Deserves its own thread.
     
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  9. Os Trigonum

    Os Trigonum It. Deserves. Its. Own. Thread.
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    btw, DMo is ALWAYS the answer
     
  10. FTW Rockets FTW

    FTW Rockets FTW Say NO to Eggball, Say NO to JJ FATT
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    You're a 99er. How does tinman rate you?
     
  11. heypartner

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    Yes, but I'd like to see you "say" that "using only gesture, expression, and movement" like a mime would ... animated GIFs qualify
     
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    Man I really wish Dwight would have just accepted his role and did not demand post touches.
     
  13. BigMaloe

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    Tyson Chandler come on down.
     
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    Or Nerlens Noel. :D
     
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    Or Serge Ibaka.
     
  16. The Hunted

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    It's been brought up before but Andrew Bogut would be great for this team. Too bad he's Andrew Bogut.
     
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  17. FTW Rockets FTW

    FTW Rockets FTW Say NO to Eggball, Say NO to JJ FATT
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    these are only 2s they dont hurt us....

    besides d as usual becomes more stiffling in the playoffs...we have the ability to turn it on on D i have seen enough...
    [​IMG]
     
  19. Houstunna

    Houstunna The Most Unbiased Fan
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    Rockets need a big 10x more than another 3PT shooter.
     
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    It's funny how the majority of this group (NOT saying you were one of them) cried for more shooting last month even when the Rockets were rolling, saying that a defensive big man wouldn't fit in this system even though that has been a need since last summer.
     
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