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#221 Pardon My Dinger

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Posted 06 April 2018 - 10:57 PM

I’ll add this: excluding Jimmy from the running, I think the case could be made that Taj has been the MVP of this team this season. That guy is consistent and fundamentally sound.

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#222 ALessKosherScott

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Posted 09 April 2018 - 11:09 AM

I'm choosing to look at the bright side of things. Per 538, there's an 80% chance we break our streak of missing the playoffs...and a 20% chance we get to keep our first-round draft pick.


#223 Mr. Brooks

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Posted 09 April 2018 - 11:11 AM

The bottom line is they control their own destiny.
Win 2 very winnable games at home and you're in. If they can't do that, they don't deserve to be in.

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Posted 11 April 2018 - 07:12 PM

Jimmy Butler is a top-5 player in this league. There, I said it.

We’ve seen a plethora of top tier players go down this season (Steph, Kawhi, Porzingis, Paul, and the list goes on...). But I don’t think anyone has proven quite the same night and day difference when they are on the court as Mr. Buckets.

At the half, I really believe the Wolves are going to take this one.
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Posted 11 April 2018 - 08:49 PM

I'm pretty sure that game took five years off my life. But, wooo, playoffs.
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Posted 11 April 2018 - 09:35 PM

I'm pretty sure that game took five years off my life. But, wooo, playoffs.


Holy moly. My cats were so frightened by my emotional signals. That game was insane in the membrane. And of course it was.

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Posted 11 April 2018 - 09:36 PM

The Minnesota Timberwolves are going to the NBA playoffs.

The last time that was true, I was in tenth grade.
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Posted 12 April 2018 - 12:26 PM

It would be so much nicer if they weren't the 8 seed, but you never know.

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Posted 12 April 2018 - 12:38 PM

They're going to get killed.But hopefully the scrounge up a few wins in the series.That's, I think, all we can really hope for.

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Posted 12 April 2018 - 01:02 PM

 

The Minnesota Timberwolves are going to the NBA playoffs.

The last time that was true, I was in tenth grade.

And I had hair.

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Posted 12 April 2018 - 01:03 PM

 

They're going to get killed.But hopefully the scrounge up a few wins in the series.That's, I think, all we can really hope for.

I thought they had a chance until I realized they weren't playing the Rockettes.

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#232 Mr. Brooks

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Posted 12 April 2018 - 05:55 PM

I'm happy they got in, of course.
But had they decided to actually show up at home versus Memphis a couple weeks ago, they might be playing Portland instead of Houston.

I hope that they use it as a learning experience, that you can't take nights off in the regular season.
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