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    Default Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    I hate losing at Home....much less hate losing to the Pistons.

    A few thoughts:

    Bad:

    - Losing the Offensive Rebounds at 2 to 1 killed us
    - PG24 going 4-14 hurts us....but I suspect his finger is still bothering him
    - Hibbert going 2-12 hurts us.....but he had to deal with both Monroe and Drummond in the low-post

    Good:

    - Lance has a career high in scoring
    - Scola with a season high in scoring

    In the end...I blame the Rims...not the Refs for this loss. The Rims were just not friendly to the Pacers this game. A lot of shots that the Team regularly takes just rimmed right out.

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    Our 8 million dollar man:
    Hill 2-6, 7 pts, 1 ast

    He has to go.

    Please package him in a deal for Goran Dragic so we can have a real point guard who can make things happen when our offense is stagnant.

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    So I guess you want PG and Hibbert gone, too? They were horrid.
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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    Better hide all the sharp objects and anything that goes bang in some of our fellow posters homes tonight. Can't believe some of the reaction on our first "letdown" loss of the season


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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    There is no question as to what lost us the game. Giving up 20 offensive rebounds will never result in a win.

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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    This is the second straight game where this team played lazily and without intensity.

    The Heat can get away with it. The Pacers can't.

    There is no excuse for Roy Hibbert to get pushed around the way he did. He reverted to his rookie self in this game.

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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

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    Our 8 million dollar man:
    Hill 2-6, 7 pts, 1 ast

    He has to go.

    Please package him in a deal for Goran Dragic so we can have a real point guard who can make things happen when our offense is stagnant.
    You don't trade your point guard when you have the best starting lineup statistically in the entire league.
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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    This is 2 games in row where PG didn't show up like he's capable on D. Hibbert didn't have a good game either. It's going to be hard to overcome those 2 issues against a good team. I hope Danny can return soon to lighten the load a little on Paul.

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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

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    The Heat can get away with it. The Pacers can't.
    If they could get away with it then they would have a better record than us. But they don't.
    Tonight, all flags must burn, in place of steeples.
    Autonomy must return into the hands of the people.

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    If they could get away with it then they would have a better record than us. But they don't.
    We'll see how long that lasts. After Wednesday they will be back only one game.

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    That loss sucked. A lot. I hate losing at home. I don't want us to lose consecutive games this season. This loss forces us to go to Miami and take a win. Let's hope that the team responds.
    Tonight, all flags must burn, in place of steeples.
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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

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    This is the second straight game where this team played lazily and without intensity.

    The Heat can get away with it. The Pacers can't.

    There is no excuse for Roy Hibbert to get pushed around the way he did. He reverted to his rookie self in this game.
    Miami Heat
    Lost by 10 to the Pistons at Home.
    Lost by 20 to the Bulls on the Road.
    Lost by 1 to Boston at Home
    Lost by 4 at Philly
    Lost by 1 At Brooklyn

    All those are exactly what you are talking about.
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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    In all seriousness the pistons are a scary team if they ever put everything together like they did tonight...beating both us and Miami on our home floors? Nice wins


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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

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    Miami Heat
    Lost by 10 to the Pistons at Home.
    Lost by 20 to the Bulls on the Road.
    Lost by 1 to Boston at Home
    Lost by 4 at Philly
    Lost by 1 At Brooklyn

    All those are exactly what you are talking about.
    They always get the benefit of the doubt given their track record of winning titles.

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    We'll see how long that lasts. After Wednesday they will be back only one game.
    Way to have confidence and faith in "your" team


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    Reality Check, this is not a game they should drop. 2 games against lesser...much lesser competition and the Pacers have played terribly. In my opinion, Danny Granger can't come back fast enough.

    I'm not sure what Vogel is thinking with Butler/OJ/ Solo, at this point he needs to pick they guy who can actually defend.
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    Way to have confidence and faith in "your" team


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    I'll have confidence if their play warrants it. It's called being objective and not a delusional homer.

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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    The bad: Hibbert was garbage today 6 points and 4 rebounds? seriously? Hill was not that much better either, Ian and OJ? man I wish he had other options, Paul George was meh.


    The good: Lance was a beast, Scola was great, I'm liking Butler but it looks like he is going to the bench next week.

    Bad game overall and when 2 of your best players are playing like crap you pretty much don't have a chance because your backups are not that good.
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    We'll see how long that lasts. After Wednesday they will be back only one game.
    So, you're conceding defeat already?

    Regardless, it doesn't even matter how long it lasts. You said that the Heat can get with it. Well, they haven't been able to get away with it. They lost to the Sixers and to the same Pistons that we lost tonight because they didn't play with enough intensity.

    This is the first loss of our team that has been to a team that we should "technically" beat.
    Tonight, all flags must burn, in place of steeples.
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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    I hate to disappoint you guys but the Pacers can't beat every single team they are supposed to beat.
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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

    Disappointing, no doubt.

    I was absolutely sure we would come out in the third and turn it around. For the first time all year, the surge just never fully arrived and sustained itself.

    Hopefully the guys have a bad taste in their mouths from this game and we take it out on the cHeat.
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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

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    So, you're conceding defeat already?

    Regardless, it doesn't even matter how long it lasts. You said that the Heat can get with it. Well, they haven't been able to get away with it. They lost to the Sixers and to the same Pistons that we lost tonight because they didn't play with enough intensity.

    This is the first loss of our team that has been to a team that we should "technically" beat.
    Yes, I am conceding defeat and Friday as well. This team is in a funk and won't get out of it for awhile.

    As I have already stated REPEATEDLY- Miami gets a pass for these types of losses because they don't care about the #1 seed and have two titles.

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    We'll see how long that lasts. After Wednesday they will be back only one game.


    this can be said without the commentary on other posters; thanks

    we played poor but the pistons are a pretty good team

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    Our 8 million dollar man:
    Hill 2-6, 7 pts, 1 ast

    He has to go.

    Please package him in a deal for Goran Dragic so we can have a real point guard who can make things happen when our offense is stagnant.
    I find these overreactions hilarious , honestly Stephenson is more of our point guard than Hill is, as evident of his 5.1 apg this season

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    Default Re: Pacers / Pistons Post Game thread - 12/16

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    Wow you never stop do you we played poor but the pistons are a pretty good team
    The Pistons are sub .500 and played an overtime game yesterday. Despite this they out-hustled us for 48 minutes.

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