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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby Black Sheep91 on Thu Apr 18, 2013 1:36 am

dj vitus wrote:Strange, he has one of the best-looking shooting strokes I've seen, but he just doesn't hit 'em.

At least his defense was a little better than usual, and that's not saying much, especially allowing Parson's to hit that 3.


True. What I learned from him over the years living in Philly is that he is inconsistent. 1 or 2 out of 5 games. he will get hot and can not miss shots. But the other games he can not hit a shot. But he will always hustle and try his best on defense. That's why when we signed him, Sixer fans didn't really care about losing him. He is a liability on offense, but he will always hustle and try. It's weird like you said, since he has a nice stroke.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby borri on Thu Apr 18, 2013 2:13 am

Even Morris outplayed Meeks tonight.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby KareemTheGreat33 on Thu Apr 18, 2013 5:17 am

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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby khmrP on Thu Apr 18, 2013 7:21 am

sina wrote:He has to learn from Fisher this summer


he mastered missing layups already, whatelse does he need to learn? :man10:
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby JLaker17 on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:08 am

I yelled when I saw him drive to the basket, did not expect that kind of dunk, or any dunk from him.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby pound4pound1 on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:30 am

that missed layup was SO bad that i actually laughed...it reminded me of Duncan swatting him to the floor...someone should make a lowlight reel...hopefully Cahooka gets bored one of these days
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby Chillbongo on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:33 am

khmrP wrote:
sina wrote:He has to learn from Fisher this summer


he mastered missing layups already, whatelse does he need to learn? :man10:


Damn, the hate for Fisher is ridiculous. I know most of you new generation fans don't remember what he's done but come on. You'd think a dude who won 5 rings with the franchise is immune to this kind of crap :disagree:

As for Meeks he needs to learn the MENTAL aspect of hitting shots. Dude can shoot obviously but he's over thinking it when he's out there. He just needs to shoot.

Understand the criticism completely but lets give him some props for the opportune FTs and dunks!
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby khmrP on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:44 am

Chillbongo wrote:
khmrP wrote:
sina wrote:He has to learn from Fisher this summer


he mastered missing layups already, whatelse does he need to learn? :man10:


Damn, the hate for Fisher is ridiculous. I know most of you new generation fans don't remember what he's done but come on. You'd think a dude who won 5 rings with the franchise is immune to this kind of crap :disagree:

As for Meeks he needs to learn the MENTAL aspect of hitting shots. Dude can shoot obviously but he's over thinking it when he's out there. He just needs to shoot.

Understand the criticism completely but lets give him some props for the opportune FTs and dunks!


ok then, maybe he can learn how to draw fouls on his miss layup attempts, that better? and you can't teach Clutch.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby lakerfan2 on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:45 am

Three point shooting liability. The hell Meeks.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby Doc Brown on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:49 am

April 3 PT% - 28.6%

March 3 PT% - 32%

Our "sniper" has been shooting 30% the last two months from 3. Step yo game up.
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Postby gcclaker on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:53 am

I thought Harden was going to outscore the squad the whole game. :man5: Then Coach Hee Haw had an epiphany...slide World Peace there and let Meeks handle Parsons. Yeah, that dunk in traffic was as surprising as an SI supermodel showing up on my doorstep.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby khmrP on Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:58 am

Doc Brown wrote:April 3 PT% - 28.6%

March 3 PT% - 32%

Our "sniper" has been shooting 30% the last two months from 3. Step yo game up.


this should not surprise anyone if they knew how he finished off his career in Phi....pretty much benched towards the end of the season and shot a 23% from 3's in the playoffs. I'm not a rah rah lets cheer him on and hope he gets better in the playoff because all indication point to a NO, I would hope he proves me wrong...I'd gladly eat my words like I did with Blake.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby XXIV on Thu Apr 18, 2013 11:02 am

He really needs to start hitting those wide open shots, otherwise he's just a huge liability defensively without bringing anything to the table. With that said I did like how he came through for us towards the end with the dunk and clutch FTs. Step it up Jodie.
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby Doc Brown on Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:40 pm

Please let him go after this season.

Can't hit a shot and gets smoked on defense. Barely scraping together a 30% 3PT over the last two months. Say it with me now....

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Postby borri on Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:55 pm

What's a worse adjective than gargage?
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby Doc Brown on Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:56 pm

borri wrote:What's a worse adjective than gargage?


Curse words.
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Postby Tobias Funke on Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:58 pm

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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby borri on Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:59 pm

Doc Brown wrote:
borri wrote:What's a worse adjective than gargage?


Curse words.


How about something that will bypass the swear filter?
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby lakersyunowin on Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:00 pm

borri wrote:
Doc Brown wrote:
borri wrote:What's a worse adjective than gargage?


Curse words.


How about something that will bypass the swear filter?

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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby karacha on Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:01 pm

Come on guys. At least M33ks can shoot the 3.

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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby Finwë on Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:19 pm

Mediocre is being nice..
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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby BuzzerBeater on Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:36 pm

C´mon Jodie 1/16 =16%, anyone could play in Lakers right now if you can.

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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby Punk-101 on Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:41 pm

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Re: Jodie Meeks Discussion: Defensive Liability

Postby The Rock on Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:45 pm

He hustles though. We need to platoon him with a guy who can actually shoot because he tries hard as hell, goes after loose balls, defends with everything hes got even though he can be ineffective sometiems. He earns the minimum I think, keep him around for that price but we gotta have another shooter on the team
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