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Iguodala certainly was questionable. Lets get some Kuminga/Moody minutes going.

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Credit to Philly. They have an overrated coach, a crybaby superstar who refuses to play, and dirty Danny Green, and they are still balling. A lot of guys on that team I would be happy to cheer for if I lived in Philly. I'll support any team that has a chance to take out the Nets in the East.

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Danny Green is good, every team he plays for wins for a reason.

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Good but dirty took out Klay and almost Jordan last night.

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I wonder what the proportion is of games where Steph has a terrible 3 quarters and goes on to have an amazing game winning 4th quarter, to games where he has 3 terrible quarters and then goes on to have another terrible 4th quarter... I mean, I know it's Steph, but if you've been garbage all game, maybe try to create a little more? I feel like he's done that in the past, but now he's trying to go super saiyan when he's having an Oolong night.

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I think offensively Curry is becoming too one dimensional. He used to be great getting to the rim and finishing and even drawing fouls but doesn’t seem to be as effective anymore (at least lately). Whenever he drives almost looks like he is looking to kick rather than attack the rim, and when he does he’s not finishing like he usually does. New ball effecting his touch at the rim? Feeling fatigued from playing such tough defense earlier in the season?

Will say for sure the refs are not allowing him to get the landing space in the tough threes that he used to be getting. Hopefully once he passes this record and klay comes back things will open up for him.

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Thybulle vs. Dort in a cage match.

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Winner gets VanVleet

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Thybulle got it

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I don't know, if Dort got him in leg scissors it would be all over

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I cant wait for Curry to break the record ao he can play his normal game

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If he were playing his normal game, he'd break the damn record no problem.

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Not necessarily. In situations where teams have sold out to stop him in the past, Steph has been content to beat the double team with crisp passing or if they're chasing him off the three-point line, to drive to the rim. I wish he had started more in that mode this past two games. Once the defense sees that he can beat them doing that, they would be incentivized not to defend that way. But with the record in sight, he seems to be prone to coming out firing.

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He doesn't have to break the record in one, two, or three games. It doesn't matter, sooner or later he'll break it for sure. So forget it, just play, and the record will fall.

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OK, post game thread up at https://dubnationhq.com/p/postgame-thread-dubs-chilly-in-philly

Please cattle prod everyone to move over there.

ZAP

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Smh they played good defense but Steph needed 10 3s to break the record. It would be more impressive to bark if he needed only 2-3

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As I've said before, we are beatable and no arrogance can change that. Steph with another subpar game. There have been too many lately and he is not shooting anywhere near what he has in the past. Green has flat out stopped scoring. Nothing can get him going. Iggy should never shoot a 3. If it weren't for Poole and Wiggs, this would have been a major blowout. Looney also had a very good first half that helped put them in this game. The bench sucked, maybe the worst game of the season for them.

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I agree, this team is capable of sometimes losing basketball games.

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Which straw man said the Warriors were unbeatable, or that arrogance would change the fact that they are beatable?

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OPJ: 1/6 threes

Iguodala: 0/4

Bjelica: 1/4

Curry: 3/14

Poole: 4/9

Wiggins: 3/8

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Seems like a lot of teams now have long mobile defenders meant to stop players like Steph. Much different from 2015.

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He averaged 35 for April last year.

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We deserve to lose, stop talking about the fucking 3 point record and start playing good basketball again

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So, you blame the media?

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I blame everyone include us, is clear that the 3 point record is a real pressure to Steph

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Steph hugging Embiid afterwards. No killer instinct. Trade him! Blow it all up!

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I know you are being sarcastic. But they are Under Armour buddies

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Trade them for each other see if an all-Curry backcourt can do it.

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Interesting idea but Steph IS the Warriors.

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Then trade Seth back to Golden State. Of course, then we might have to give up Damion Lee, so I don't know if we come out ahead on Curry family members....

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Pretty sure he was kidding?

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I watch not just for wins or records but for good basketball and honestly I thought there was a lot of that tonight. Some amazing defense, intense hustle.

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A rare no show from the bench offensively tonight to go with Steph being off. Too much to overcome. It happens

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Road games are gonna be that way. Also Andre was rusty like hell.

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Andre needed to sit out the 2nd half after obviously rusty first.

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I'm not happy with this one, but every team has a bad night. Time to re-group.

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