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So is it over?
Reggie Evans and Swaggy P?!?!
Reggie would help soooo much
Did we lose this series in Game 3?
When is VDN going to start Eric for coverage on Conley? We need to force more turnovers and stop letting him have his dirty unnatural ways with us.
Only watched the 4th quarte, but why wasn’t Deandre playing????? Z-BO/Gasol were killing it!!
Because he can’t shoot free throws, duh!
Z-bo was destroying DJ offensively pretty much everyone
Why haven’t the clippers made one single adjustment in the whole series and how did they not double the post once?
so frustrating. shoutouts to chris for showing up. everyone else needs to step it up. we can’t go out like this
Paging Jeff Van Gundy…Jeff Van Gundy you have a call on the white courtesy phone.
I hope Nate McMillan does not decide on the Pistons job… That job is not a good place to be. He needs to come to LAC! This team needs to learn better defensive principles
Not-so-bold prediction: Clippers aren’t winning this series. I’ve come to some simple conclusions that I would love to hear your opinions on: 1. VDN didn’t adjust to the situation in game to double Zbo. He is not fit to be a championship coach. 2. There is no big or wing other than Bled and sometimes Barnes that can play effective defense on anyone. If the Clippers want to go anywhere next season they need to trade/sign some better defensive players. No more Caron, Turiaf, DJ, Hollins, and good god get Blake some help because he can’t defend Randolph or Gasol.
I think the Clippers should go after Dwight Howard. Is that feasible? I assume the answer to that is “no” since Sterling keeps his silver to himself. Who else could they go for? What about coaches?
There are two factors that I think may have contributed to the Clips losing to the Grizzlies:
1. Trading Rudy Gay for Tayshawn Prince. It looks like all of VDN’s schemes were based on guarding Gay, but Gay’s no longer on the roster. VDN thinks that Prince is Gay (no pun intended), so the assignments are similar. It’s not the position you should be guarding, it’s the player.
2. The Gasol Award. Since Marc Gasol received the Defensive Player Of The Year award, his motivation has skyrocketed.
You forgot to mention Reggie Evans and KMart. Although, VDN is most to blame.
My comment was meant solely to discuss why the Grizzlies have been winning as of late. Nothing Clipper related here. But I understand your argument.
Couldn’t agree more with you Axxer. Dump those players..maybe a possibly sign and trade with philly for Bynum. Once we fire Del Negro Saturday morning I’m thinking we go after phil jackson? Jerry Sloan? Brian Shaw?
Brian Shaw would certainly be great and may also not require a big pay because it would be first head coach job in case Sterling were to make salary a reason not to sign a big name coach
Good point..brian shaw coaches the triangle like phil so might as well save 9 million a year and get him
The only way you can go after Dwight is if you manage to dump DeAndre. W/o that, there isn’t enough space.
If you can dump both DJ and Caron, then and only then do I think it’s possible.
Who is your pick for the next Clipper coach? Who does CP3 want?
Chris paul was gassed in the fourth, VDN should have found him some mins some where to get a rest.
what!? he was dead!?
why don’t they double the post, it isn’t likes the grizz have great shooters?
so do you run a double at zbo? you have to!!
was thinking the same thing. it makes the most sense. the grizz don’t have outside shooters.
How hard can it be for VND to realize that he has to put Bledsoe on Conley from the start, especially when you consider the way Billups has been playing? Why doesn’t he tell his players to double team Gasol and Randolph, or try a zone and force Memphis to shoot jumpers? No defense/offence subs? Seriously?! Not one adjustment throughout the game, throughout the series?
I know that when God is bored, he becomes CP3 and plays basketball, but even he needs some help from time to time; he clearly missed Blake today. Guys like Billups, Butler, or Hollins are utter garbage.
He did the same stuff in Chicago. He’s VDN
is grant hill dead? is that a card board place holder on the bench?
First Dump Davis/Demote was right. Although, you could blame VDN too. DeAndre isn’t the reason the Clippers lost, but he’s not a 10mil a year guy.
VDN better be gone now. The lineup at the very end was actually ok though. Too bad it took so long. Odom should be on Zbo more. DeAndre, BG, Odom, CP3 and bledsoe should be the starting lineup.
This would be so disappointed if Clippers is to exhausted out of first round. Would this performance in the playoff would make CP3 leaving LA?
If I were CP3, I’d go to New York.
CP3 shall not leave LAC.
i doubt he leaves. can’t think of a better spot than LA for him
NY is better, easier road to win in the east too.
its about toughness. They have it, we don’t. That simple. Sending boys to fight men – can’t win.
no way vinny sits blake out…his job is on the line…think RG3 scenario!!
Funny, don’t you think vinny will lose his job because he did not #FreeWillie!?
Great point Katz!
Come on Katz, have some faith!
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