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    We will be 52-16 after 68 games.
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    Default Re: Going out on a massive limb here...

    I hope that limb isn't too high up in the tree.

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    Yeah, that's a massive limb.

    :goes to check Pacers schedule:

    Next 13 games, in which you think we'll go undefeated:
    2 Tue @ Golden State
    3 Wed @ L.A. Clippers
    5 Fri @ Utah
    7 Sun @ Denver
    9 Tue Toronto
    12 Fri @ Boston
    14 Sun @ Cleveland
    17 Wed Portland
    19 Fri Sacramento
    20 Sat @ Memphis
    22 Mon Chicago
    24 Wed Dallas
    26 Fri @Orlando

    You think we'll win all of these games?
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    Yeah, that's a massive limb. :goes to check Pacers schedule:
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    Yeah, that's a massive limb.

    :goes to check Pacers schedule:

    Next 13 games, in which you think we'll go undefeated:
    2 Tue @ Golden State
    3 Wed @ L.A. Clippers
    5 Fri @ Utah
    7 Sun @ Denver
    9 Tue Toronto
    12 Fri @ Boston
    14 Sun @ Cleveland
    17 Wed Portland
    19 Fri Sacramento
    20 Sat @ Memphis
    22 Mon Chicago
    24 Wed Dallas
    26 Fri @Orlando

    You think we'll win all of these games?
    No. I think we'll go 11-2 with losses to Memphis and Dallas.
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    Anthem, buddy, pal. What math course did you take that said we have to win 13 games to go from 43 to 52 wins?

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    I'd say the best we could hope for would be 50-18. More likely 49-19.

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    50-18 means going 7-2. I'll take it.

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    Anthem, buddy, pal. What math course did you take that said we have to win 13 games to go from 43 to 52 wins?
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    Anthem, buddy, pal. What math course did you take that said we have to win 13 games to go from 43 to 52 wins?
    I'm dyslexic.

    I was trying to figure out how Shade thought we'd go from 43-16 to 56-16.

    Looking for 56 wins instead of 53.
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    Anthem, buddy, pal. What math course did you take that said we have to win 13 games to go from 43 to 52 wins?
    I'm dyslexic.

    I was trying to figure out how Shade thought we'd go from 43-16 to 56-16.

    Looking for 56 wins instead of 53.
    It never hurts to look for more wins.
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    Looking for 56 wins instead of 53.
    It never hurts to look for more wins.
    Seriously, you didn't change it? I swear I saw that first number as 56...

    Time to check myself back into the Center. Home away from home...
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    Looking for 56 wins instead of 53.
    It never hurts to look for more wins.
    Seriously, you didn't change it? I swear I saw that first number as 56...

    Time to check myself back into the Center. Home away from home...
    I didn't change it. And, actually, it's 52. Not 53.
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    If we win tonight, I say we can be 51-16.

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    So far, so good. Five more to go.
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    Can we let this thread die? It's kind of embarrassing.
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    Can we let this thread die? It's kind of embarrassing.
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    The branch is still secure.
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    Well, Dark-coolness-under-leafy-tree, you went out on large limb on March 1, and I followed lead on March 7 with this post for rest of season:

    Going out on a limb, here, (WAAAAAAAY OUT ON A LIMB!) and laying down my game-by-game predictions for the final 19 games of the season.

    March 9 Toronto WIN
    March 12 @ Boston WIN
    March 14 @ Cleveland WIN
    March 17 Portland WIN
    March 19 Sacramento LOSS
    March 20 @ Memphis LOSS
    March 22 Chicago WIN
    March 24 Dallas LOSS
    March 26 @ Orlando WIN
    March 28 Miami WIN
    March 30 @ Milwaukee WIN
    March 31 Milwaukee WIN
    April 2 Toronto WIN
    April 4 @ Detroit LOSS
    April 6 New York WIN
    April 7 @ Toronto WIN
    April 9 New Jersey LOSS
    April 12 @ Philadelphia WIN
    April 14 Chicago WIN

    The Pacers go 14-5 for the rest of the regular season, finish at 61-21, with the best record in the league and go to the NBA finals.
    You one wise man of round ball!

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    I think you might be one game short, but it's still possible they meet your prediction.

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    We will be 52-16 after 68 games.
    your limb isn't looking so massive now. nice!
    Is that a compliment, or an insult?
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    *snap*

    Ow.
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    I think you might be one game short, but it's still possible they meet your prediction.
    Hopefully I'm right and we win the next two.

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