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LonestarROB
03-21-2001, 02:02 PM
"Don Nelson said center Calvin Booth will travel with the Mavs and be activated during the road trip that starts Monday in Utah.

Fort Worth Star Telegram (http://www.fwst.com/sports/mavs/)

Finally we get to see what he can do.

The Crippler
03-21-2001, 02:10 PM
well, there's some of the added defense and energy that you would like to see off the bench Rob. If nothing else, he should help out with that.

LAM0015
03-21-2001, 02:27 PM
hopefully he'll be as good a prospect as advertised

djb
03-21-2001, 02:37 PM
I wouldn't mind if he was just half as good as advertised i/expressions/face-icon-small-happy.gif Can't wait to see him play!

Evilmav2
03-21-2001, 03:43 PM
In the words of Don Nelson, he is going to be our "Secret Weapon" in the playoffs...

Tarzan
03-21-2001, 04:03 PM
Booth has been activated and Trent has been placed on the IR. I wonder if Gary will ever wear a Mavs uniform again. I doubt it. Here's the link: Link (http://sports.yahoo.com/nba/news/20010321/dalmoves.html)

LonestarROB
03-21-2001, 04:06 PM
Cool, thanks for the link Tarzan.

Incase there's a blowout tonight, I wonder if he would play tonight i/expressions/face-icon-small-confused.gif . I doubt it.

And I've said for a long time now that Trent will not be in Dallas after this season. And I still believe that.

Mavinator
03-21-2001, 05:07 PM
DB.com seems to think Booth is playing tonight, guys.

Hales233
03-21-2001, 05:14 PM
I think we need Trent coming off the bench in the playoffs.

I haven't seen too much of Booth, is he really THAT good?

Evilmav2
03-21-2001, 05:17 PM
I saw quite a bit of him when he was at Penn State (I watch a lot of Big 10 ball, since I go to IU), and he was an exceptional shot-blocker and a very good rebounder. I haven't seen him play in the NBA, but from what Nelson and the coaching staff are saying (and it is supported by his stats with the Wiz), he is going to be an impact player... Supposedly, the Howard deal would not have gone down without Booths' inclusion...

scooterj5
03-22-2001, 04:37 AM
Oops wrong window- wrong thread..this is just an edit.... Uh, Booth can block shots. That's always gotta help.