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    NBA reopening gonna be a disaster?

    Denver just shut down their practice facility bc of two new covid cases on the team.

    Pelicans say three people tested positive but won't disclose who (for fear it's Zion?). They concocted this stupid play in format specifically bc of and for Zion. Wouldn't it be ironic if he is quarantined for all of it?

    This year's NBA champion will be the last team standing that has 5 available players by October
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    Only real fear is some knucklehead like JR Smith breaking the bubble to party then coming back and infecting everyone.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shadymcgrady View Post
    Denver just shut down their practice facility bc of two new covid cases on the team.

    Pelicans say three people tested positive but won't disclose who (for fear it's Zion?). They concocted this stupid play in format specifically bc of and for Zion. Wouldn't it be ironic if he is quarantined for all of it?

    This year's NBA champion will be the last team standing that has 5 available players by October
    Probably right

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    It will b a disaster but they will play thru

    lakers will win

    half the teams won’t try

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    While I am one of those who believes we haven't taken this virus serious enough, I also believe that these sports teams should just accept the fact that it's unlikely to harm them at all.

    You are making millions. Man up

    But then again since they have so much money in the bank already is one of the likely reasons they are reluctant to even play
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    Team that wins is the team that cheats and doesn’t report positive results. Can you you imagine a finals where Lebron and AD test positive but the results are withheld until after game 7? Ya, me too. They’ll get dlapped on the wrist, a fine and a good laugh as they’re hositing the banner
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    Just cancel the season I'll take a push on my futures bets that have been pending forever it's driving me nuts

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    Young people (athletes in particular) can test positive but not exhibit (nor feel?) any symptoms.

    Gotta remember, these guys spend mega deniro on wardrobes that would make Barry Manilow blush.

    They're gonna miss the cake.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Kraken View Post
    Team that wins is the team that cheats and doesn’t report positive results. Can you you imagine a finals where Lebron and AD test positive but the results are withheld until after game 7? Ya, me too. They’ll get dlapped on the wrist, a fine and a good laugh as they’re hositing the banner
    this

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    Of course it will be a disaster. There is no way every one of these guys stays in a bubble for months.

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    Yes they will not play 10 games

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    I will be surprised if they finish the season

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    Quote Originally Posted by clockwise1965 View Post
    I will be surprised if they finish the season
    I am surprised they r finishing season

    but once they start it won’t end early

    highly doubt that

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    Wait until they start playing games. Then both teams will be quarantined.
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    I am clueless regarding pulling and posting vids here, but what I would like to see is the scene in
    "Along Came Polly" with Ben Stiller and Phil Hoffman (RIP) playing pick-up hoops. Social distancing my ass.

    Golf having a hard enough time, hoops going to be an absolute disaster.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DOM-Ganador View Post
    I am clueless regarding pulling and posting vids here, but what I would like to see is the scene in
    "Along Came Polly" with Ben Stiller and Phil Hoffman (RIP) playing pick-up hoops. Social distancing my ass.

    Golf having a hard enough time, hoops going to be an absolute disaster.
    Completely agree.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DOM-Ganador View Post
    I am clueless regarding pulling and posting vids here, but what I would like to see is the scene in
    "Along Came Polly" with Ben Stiller and Phil Hoffman (RIP) playing pick-up hoops. Social distancing my ass.

    Golf having a hard enough time, hoops going to be an absolute disaster.
    Great movie.

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    This feels more like a social experiment than a finish to an NBA season.

    I got the popcorn ready
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    Jenn looking good...even when she's grossin out.

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    Stephen A Smith on NBA players breaking the Disney Bubble because they're going to be sexually frustrated and need to go out for "recreational activities"...

    https://twitter.com/gifdsports/statu...81705266061314
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    There is no other reason this is being done than in the name of the mighty dollar. Gimme a break if anyone says otherwise. Players, owners and marketers all stand to gain by doing this.

    The only guy that doesn't care about the money is LeBron busy chasing legacies since his real money comes from advertising deals.

    The other big name advertising players that take in more than NBA contracts could ever give them like Durant, curry and Kyrie have already spoken by sitting out. They don't need it.

    This is purely a money grab, I just hope to be on the right betting side of this crazy
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    Quote Originally Posted by The Kraken View Post
    Team that wins is the team that cheats and doesn’t report positive results. Can you you imagine a finals where Lebron and AD test positive but the results are withheld until after game 7? Ya, me too. They’ll get dlapped on the wrist, a fine and a good laugh as they’re hositing the banner
    Seems to me the best solution would be to stop testing players! Most of them donít even know they sick until the test come back anyhow. So unless a guy feels sick leave him be! Lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by 2daBank View Post
    Seems to me the best solution would be to stop testing players! Most of them donít even know they sick until the test come back anyhow. So unless a guy feels sick leave him be! Lol
    By then the whole team could be toast...lol.

    Seriously though, could you imagine if they did this same thing for cold viruses (which also corona viruses) in the middle of the NBA season?

    lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by teacher10 View Post
    Stephen A Smith on NBA players breaking the Disney Bubble because they're going to be sexually frustrated and need to go out for "recreational activities"...

    https://twitter.com/gifdsports/statu...81705266061314
    He must be reading Players Talk here.
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    Quote Originally Posted by KVB View Post
    By then the whole team could be toast...lol.

    Seriously though, could you imagine if they did this same thing for cold viruses (which also corona viruses) in the middle of the NBA season?

    lol
    Yeah find out which players tested positive and then put all players from all teams in the same room so all of them can catch it. And then start playing games. Survival of the fittest!
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    They are painting "Black Lives Matter" on the court!

    Hope they don't play a game!

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    I donít think theyíre gonna play too many cases itís going to get really worse people are gonna be locked in houses for months possibly a year

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    Well the Spanish league just wrapped up. The German one ended the week prior. Both went off without a hitch! Without a hitch!!

    All down to the players. They'd do well to put ankle tags on them when they're off the court... leave the bubble, don't bother coming back.

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    Quote Originally Posted by USCPHILLYGUY View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by KVB View Post
    By then the whole team could be toast...lol.

    Seriously though, could you imagine if they did this same thing for cold viruses (which also corona viruses) in the middle of the NBA season?

    lol
    My nephew little league playing, pretty sure none them getting tested and all is well
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    Well....the league needs to bring in the girlfriends. And the side pieces
    for the 3 or 4 married guys!

    Then, all will be well.

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    Half the people are going to have corona because they have IQs of 15 they donít understand how to get it or not get it

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    NBA is fantastic no?



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