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Mike D'Antoni gets a 2nd interview with Rockets for head coaching position

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by SRR21, May 17, 2016.

  1. Rudyc281

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    This would be all about harden also. Everybody calling for a defensive minded coach must of forgot who our star player is. All MDA needs is a strong defensive coach like Sampson or Hollins.
     
  2. macho GRANDE

    macho GRANDE Elvis, was a hero to most but................

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    D'antoni would be Adelman part 2. I don't see much wrong with that. He's also better with defense if given the right players.
     
  4. Carl Herrera

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    D'Antoni + JVG as co-head coach! Make them do all interviews together! Maybe one of them can coach while the other one sits in on color commentary.
     
  5. HTOWNTAKEOVER

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    VAN GUNDY OR WE RIOT!
     
  6. Rudyc281

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    And who knows what the Suns do if Horry doesn't take out Nash?
     
  7. J.R.

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  8. Carl Herrera

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    Well, it didn't help much. Amare never became all that good on D.
     
  9. clos4life

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    Adelman was good defensively, not great, but at least good. D'Antoni sucks defensively and the league has caught up to him offensively.

    Knowing Les, I bet this has to do with how much he would have to pay D'Antoni vs. what he would be paying JVG. Cheap owner.
     
  10. HTOWNTAKEOVER

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    you high? he is nothing like adelman.


    he had pretty good defenders when he was with the suns and their D still sucked.
     
  11. rhino17

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    If this team hires D'Antoni, I'm done

    he is ****ing terrible, absolutely the worst candidate available
     
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    He will be coaching by the end of the week in Houston.
     
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    What the bloody ****??? If this is true, stay the **** out of this, Les!
     
  14. J.R.

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    After that **** show of a season, your first thought is to go hire MIKE D'ANTONI?

    ARE YOU ****ING SERIOUS?!

    Did you watch the games or did you tune out after a certain number?

    Good lord.

    Mike D'Antoni? Is this real life?

    From dreaming of Tom Thibodeau to Mike D'Antoni. GAWD DAMN.
     
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  15. Rudyc281

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    Would Dwight opt in now? Lol
     
  16. Mkieke

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    Maybe Morey is just trying to appease Les by granting D'Antoni a 2nd interview.
     
  17. Realjad

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    If Les screws this up I'm done with the Rockets until we have a new owner.. Then I'll be back decked in red and yellow

    From the dildo uniforms to Jeremy Lin.. I'm tired of it. The only decent decision I feel he has made as an owner was hiring Morey

    I have ALWAYS backed and defended Leslie when people criticized him because I have personally always felt he put out the money when needed... But IDC if you put out the money if you want to always enforce some stupid decision like these that ruin the franchise.
     
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    No current coach has won anything. Everyone available has flaws. I'd prefer JVG or Vogel, but Mike D can coach.
     
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    If they hire D'Antoni, then Morey needs to pick his own lead assistant for him that needs to be a DEFENSIVE minded coach and a good one.
     
  20. J.R.

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    Dwight opts out the second after D'Antoni is reported to be hired.
     

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