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Murphy3
09-19-2003, 10:04 AM
..yeah, an old topic revisited.
but, I'll go with Dirk vs KG
Dirk vs TD

I guess it's no secret which teams i'm looking forward to watching the mavs play.. the lakers, kings, spurs, and wolves. Anyone else looking forward to certain matchups whether it's an individual player or the mavs vs any certain team?

I'm also looking forward to see if the pistons can do anything to slow down the mavs offense. If they ARE truly an elite defensive team, they'll make adjustments and it'll show this year

kg_veteran
09-19-2003, 10:05 AM
Dallas vs. LA
Dallas vs. SA
Dallas vs. Sacto
Dallas vs. Minn

Hitman
09-19-2003, 10:07 AM
Same as KG.

Also, Sac vs. LA
Sac vs. Minny
Minny vs. LA
SA vs. Sac should be interesting as well. SA vs. LA of course.

Houston vs. LA on xmas should be fun.

Detroit vs. Nets in the East.

Cavs vs. Nuggets.

Knicks vs. Mavs

Murphy3
09-19-2003, 10:08 AM
put this in the wrong section..oh well. it can be made into an Around the NBA thread

Murphy3
09-19-2003, 10:08 AM
any individual matchups that you look forward to seeing?

kg_veteran
09-19-2003, 10:11 AM
Dirk vs. Duncan
Jamison vs. Stojakovic
Bradley vs. Shaq
Nash vs. Mini-Me
Dirk vs. Garnett
Dirk vs. Webber
LeBron vs. (insert star swingman)
Finley vs. Kobe or alternatively Kobe vs. Prisoner No. 404078

Just a few there off the top of my head...

Nash13
09-19-2003, 10:23 AM
Dallas v. Orlando
Dallas v. Cleveland
Dallas v. San Antonio
Dallas v. Chicago

Nash v. Dwanye Wade
Finley v. Lebron
Nash v. Hinrich
Dirk v. Duncan
Fortson v. Rose

u2sarajevo
09-19-2003, 10:33 AM
Just for fun I would like to watch Denver vs. Cleveland...

Nash vs. Parker
Jamison vs. Pierce
Dirk vs. Garnett
Finley vs. Mc Grady or Bryant

Drbio
09-19-2003, 10:38 AM
kg basically nailed all of mine.



All I would add are Denver Nuggs related matchups.

dirno2000
09-19-2003, 01:18 PM
Kobe v. T-Mac

The closest thing in the NBA to a game of one on one

Murphy3
09-19-2003, 01:25 PM
i think i'd much rather watch two big men go at it..
dirk and kg or dirk and TD.

Big Boy Laroux
09-19-2003, 02:03 PM
dirk and KG.

shawn and TD

Drbio
09-19-2003, 02:12 PM
Originally posted by: Murphy3
i think i'd much rather watch two big men go at it..






What you do in your spare time is......nevermind.


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MavsFanatik33
09-21-2003, 03:32 PM
Dallas vs. Sacramento
New Jersey vs. Detroit
Lakers vs. San Antonio
Dallas vs. San Antonio
Dallas vs. Golden State (if Nick remains a Warrior)
Dallas vs. NY Knicks (if Nick becomes a Yank)
Dirk vs. Garnett
Yao vs. Shaq
Shaq vs. Duncan
Denver vs. Cleveland(carmello vs. lebron)

EricaLubarsky
09-21-2003, 05:41 PM
82 Dallas VS. ________matchups (okay, okay less than that because of all the home2x away2xs but you know what Im saying)
Golden State vs LAL and DEN whether or not Nick is playing for them.
All the MIN/SAN games are going to be electric I think
Marbury/Marion/Stoudamire versus Kidd/Jefferson/K-Mart
I'll catch a few LAL games just because there is a lot of interest there. Will they fall apart or become and Uber-team? (I think closer to the first)

superheadcat
09-21-2003, 06:47 PM
all games erica listed
plus yao vs shaq

Hitman
09-21-2003, 08:47 PM
yao vs. shaq
dirk vs. KG
LeBron vs. Darko
Mantis vs. Slavko

Usually Lurkin
09-22-2003, 06:37 AM
Of course all the Dirk matchups.

Dallas v. Minn (Just to shut up the comparisons before they really start)
(Dirk v. KG
Nash v. Cassell
Jamison v. Spree
Fin v. Fred Hoiberg)

GS v. Dallas (Nick v. Nash)
LA v. Utah (Karl going against Utah will be weird)

Bradley v. Ming (this is shawn's year. 10pts, 12rbs, 8blks for Mantis. 8/7/0 for Ming. A wee big wishful, but hope is why I watch)
Bradley v. Miller and Mourning v. anybody (to make Dallas glad we kept the mantis in the middle)

Dallas v. LA (the top two teams)

Murphy3
09-22-2003, 08:47 AM
10 points, 12 rebounds, and 8 blocks?
is that per game or combined for the 4 meetings between the two teams

Jeremiah
09-22-2003, 09:17 AM
Dallas v Minny
v Sac
v San
v LA
v a healthy Nets
v Pacers

Magic v Lakers
Rox v Lakers
Rox v Bulls
Minny v Lakers
toronto v Magic and v Lakers if Vince plays


Will be doing just about anything else during:

Lakers v Spurs

Usually Lurkin
09-22-2003, 10:08 AM
Originally posted by: Murphy3
10 points, 12 rebounds, and 8 blocks?
is that per game or combined for the 4 meetings between the two teams

ha. ha. opened myself up for that one.

My hope: those are Shawn's stats for the first quarter of the first game.
my prediction, though: after that first quarter, with just 2 points and a rebound, Yao sits down. Nellie sees Francis and Griffen out on the court together, and his mouth waters for some small ball action. He replaces Shawn and Jamison with Best and Najera, and we lose the first game. Bradley goes into the doghouse for not complaining, and doesn't appear in the rest of the Houston games.