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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby Weezy on Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:44 pm

I'll be concerned if Jamison keeps sucking once games count. For now, I'm not concerned, I didn't see a lot of effort from him, and his preseason numbers vs regular season numbers posted recently in this thread show a huge difference, as well as he himself saying he hates the preseason. If he sucks it up in the regular season I will jump in with the criticism, but I don't care about preseason.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby therealdeal on Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:59 pm

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therealdeal wrote:Why do you have to dig that up to tease him?

He doesn't deserve that.

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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby lotus on Sat Oct 27, 2012 7:39 pm

The hyped panic against Jamison is ridiculous considering that he hasn't played 1 minute of the regular season as a Laker. Sheesh.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby KareemTheGreat33 on Sat Oct 27, 2012 7:46 pm

Give him up to the All Star break before making a conclusion
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby 24/23goats on Sat Oct 27, 2012 7:47 pm

Finwë wrote:
24/23goats wrote:shoulda watched more cavs games; you woulda known what you were getting with jamison. He can score 18-20 points, but it takes him 35-40 bad shots to do it..that with his horrible D makes jamison not worth it imo

Too bad you weren't around to tell Mitch Kupchak that and help him avoid making a really bad move

LOL im glad you took him...now i dont have to watch im on the cavs anymore :man12:
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby Mr_Hollywood_Line on Sat Oct 27, 2012 10:53 pm

Dude has looked like garbage so far.

Hope he has another gear he's been saving for the regular season or something.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby Finwë on Sun Oct 28, 2012 2:38 am

24/23goats wrote:
Finwë wrote:
24/23goats wrote:shoulda watched more cavs games; you woulda known what you were getting with jamison. He can score 18-20 points, but it takes him 35-40 bad shots to do it..that with his horrible D makes jamison not worth it imo

Too bad you weren't around to tell Mitch Kupchak that and help him avoid making a really bad move

LOL im glad you took him...now i dont have to watch im on the cavs anymore :man12:

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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby JLaker17 on Sun Oct 28, 2012 6:45 am

To be honest I really don't care if he shoots in that 45% range. Our bench needs scoring and a go to guy. Jamison has to take control for our bench to have any real shot of being solid and not be so passive. Of course he could be doing this since it is preseason, new offense/team, etc but hopefully this is the case. He should be around that 10 point range a game if we want to be succesful bench wise.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby harrise007 on Sun Oct 28, 2012 10:37 pm

Weezy wrote:I'll be concerned if Jamison keeps sucking once games count. For now, I'm not concerned, I didn't see a lot of effort from him, and his preseason numbers vs regular season numbers posted recently in this thread show a huge difference, as well as he himself saying he hates the preseason. If he sucks it up in the regular season I will jump in with the criticism, but I don't care about preseason.



I agree if he averaged 20 points in the pre-season and 3 points in April would you be happy???
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby 24/23goats on Mon Oct 29, 2012 6:26 am

Finwë wrote:
24/23goats wrote:
Finwë wrote:
24/23goats wrote:shoulda watched more cavs games; you woulda known what you were getting with jamison. He can score 18-20 points, but it takes him 35-40 bad shots to do it..that with his horrible D makes jamison not worth it imo

Too bad you weren't around to tell Mitch Kupchak that and help him avoid making a really bad move

LOL im glad you took him...now i dont have to watch im on the cavs anymore :man12:

LOL a cavs fan!

sadly its true lol. I live in cleveland so what can i say lol, but im an NBA fan overall.

I like your guys forum, always active and people posting. I gave up on the cavs forums after seeing the thread "Gee=Kobe"
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby thkthebest on Mon Oct 29, 2012 7:30 am

What 24/23goats wrote is kind of true, although greatly exaggerated.

Jamison chucked up a lot of shots and he's just a terrible defender. I was/am hoping that coming off the bench and having Dwight could mask some of his defensive ineptitude while also hoping that playing with our stars help his offensive efficiency.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby dwighthowardsdad on Mon Oct 29, 2012 7:59 am

I'm confident he'll find his niche and get it going. We need his production off that bench...
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby 24/23goats on Mon Oct 29, 2012 8:32 am

maybe I exaggerated a little bit, though I wouldnt call it greatly.

He did have the greenest of green lights to shoot in cleveland so maybe he can be more productive with a more limited role. His D still makes me cringe though lol
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby thkthebest on Mon Oct 29, 2012 8:44 am

I think 35-40 shots is greatly exaggerating. :)
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby A_V_R on Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:45 pm

24/23goats wrote:
Finwë wrote:
24/23goats wrote:
Finwë wrote:
24/23goats wrote:shoulda watched more cavs games; you woulda known what you were getting with jamison. He can score 18-20 points, but it takes him 35-40 bad shots to do it..that with his horrible D makes jamison not worth it imo

Too bad you weren't around to tell Mitch Kupchak that and help him avoid making a really bad move

LOL im glad you took him...now i dont have to watch im on the cavs anymore :man12:

LOL a cavs fan!

sadly its true lol. I live in cleveland so what can i say lol, but im an NBA fan overall.

I like your guys forum, always active and people posting. I gave up on the cavs forums after seeing the thread "Gee=Kobe"


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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby therealdeal on Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:57 pm

24/23goats wrote:sadly its true lol. I live in cleveland so what can i say lol, but im an NBA fan overall.

I like your guys forum, always active and people posting. I gave up on the cavs forums after seeing the thread "Gee=Kobe"

Welcome man. We're always glad to have reasonable fans from other teams here.

And it'll be an easy transition for you when Kyrie comes over. :man1:
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby Ariza3 on Mon Oct 29, 2012 5:30 pm

3 – Number of players in NBA history to average at least 19 points, 7 rebounds and one 3-pointer during their career, with Jamison as one, and the other two being LeBron James and Dirk Nowitzki.


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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby Ariza3 on Mon Oct 29, 2012 5:30 pm

Phil Handy: Antawn and I have worked the most with balance on jump shots, just like with Metta. He has a tendency to lean to his left when shooting, and we're trying to get him to be like a pole, straight up and down. He's got a really nice stroke, which is at its best when he's on balance. And that extends to the work he does in the post as well.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby OX1947 on Mon Oct 29, 2012 5:32 pm

Ariza3 wrote:
3 – Number of players in NBA history to average at least 19 points, 7 rebounds and one 3-pointer during their career, with Jamison as one, and the other two being LeBron James and Dirk Nowitzki.


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Who pulls these stats out of their butt? John Doe is the only player in NBA history to average 15 points, 5 rebs, 5 assist, 1 block, 1 steal, 82 starts a year and has black hair.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby Battle Tested20 on Mon Oct 29, 2012 9:00 pm

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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby Lakerjones on Mon Oct 29, 2012 10:04 pm

I think Jamison will be fine as long as Mike Brown plays him correctly. I don't think he should be spending much time at the 3.
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby XXIV on Tue Oct 30, 2012 12:49 pm

Lakerjones wrote:I think Jamison will be fine as long as Mike Brown plays him correctly. I don't think he should be spending much time at the 3.


So then Jamison won't be fine?
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby khmrP on Tue Oct 30, 2012 12:53 pm

XXIV wrote:
Lakerjones wrote:I think Jamison will be fine as long as Mike Brown plays him correctly. I don't think he should be spending much time at the 3.


So then Jamison won't be fine?

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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby XXIV on Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:22 am

Jamison looked like he injured his hand late in the game, has there been any news on this?
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Re: Antawn Jamison Discussion: Struggling

Postby last stand on Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:48 am

Jamison played really well last night. Night and day between last night and the preseason. Incredibly active
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