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I was sorry for how Barnes' tenure in Golden State ended, but they did not ship him out. As you say, they offered him a great contract at the beginning of the year, and he turned it down. His performance late in that finals sealed his fate.

That said, I've got nothing against the guy. He seems like a genuinely good person. But this time, I hope Wiggins totally outshines him.

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Black Falcon... get ready to meet our Iron Patriot

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ocYpKpcU-KM

Andrew Wiggins 💦 12 straight 3s (25-for-28) plus post-up moves from Warriors practice b4 Sacramento

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Apr 15, 2023Liked by Daniel Hardee

Just watched the Thunder vs Timberwolves on delay.... I don't know if I've seen Anthony Edwards play a good game against anyone other than the Warriors. Also, generally: blech. Is it Saturday yet? Can the varsity play now?

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Wolves beat the Thunder 120-95 and will face the Nuggets in the 1st round of the playoffs.

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I guess Austin Rivers isn't going to be in the Wolves playoff rotation.

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How are these the same teams I watched earlier this week.?

Help me understand.

OKC forgot how to play basketball and the timber puppies suddenly look like they have a clue.

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The Kings didn't run that much pick and roll in the regular season but were 4th in the league in pick and roll efficiency because Fox/Sabonis is a nice combination.

But if the Warriors put Draymond on Fox and Looney (or Kuminga? https://twitter.com/anthonyVslater/status/1470931060733235201 ) guards Sabonis and switch it that could really throw a wrench into that action.

There's a reason Curry and Draymond are four time champions. They have a lot of answers to a lot of different riddles posed by various opponents.

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Wolves up 95-78 after 3 quarters.

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SGA and Giddey are shooting terribly tonight. They shot pretty well against the Pels a couple of nights ago.

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KAT plays very well when he's not in foul trouble

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Why is Kelenna at this game?

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Apr 15, 2023·edited Apr 15, 2023Liked by Daniel Hardee

Harrison Barnes: Not inviting Dray to his wedding, "I didn't take it personal".

Daniel Hardee: Prepare to see the best of Harrison Barnes! "And I took that personally".

Amazing Preview thanks TGBK 🙏🏽 Hope you've stocked up on your liquor and cigars of preference 😝

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Wolves up 57-47 against the Thunder at halftime. What are the odds that the Wolves choke the lead down the stretch?

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Apr 15, 2023Liked by Eric Apricot, Daniel Hardee

Hey! I got lost on my way over, but I finally found you guys! Seeing all of your names in the comment thread has me PUMPED.

On Barnes… he went from overrated to forgotten. He’s a solid 3-4th option on a championship squad, and he’s versatile enough to stay on the floor in just about any lineup configuration. We’re a little too hard on him because a) we tanked to get him, b) we started him as a rookie over Rush, Jefferson, and Draymond, and c) he was awful in his second Finals series. And while being replaced by Kevin freaking Durant might be a no-brainer, it doesn’t flatter Barnes. A Lexus looks pretty nice parked next to Toyotas and Fords, but it becomes a humble commuter when a Maserati rolls by.

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