First of all I know most of you have heard about the report from CBS Sports which says the Blazers offered Jerryd Bayless, LaMarcus Aldridge and Reaf Lafrentz for Amare Stoudemire. If not here is a link to the article. First, I highly doubt that the Blazer’s are interested in obtaining Amare because of his character issues (wants to be “the man” and take all the shots, while not playing D), and 2nd, why the hell would we give up Aldridge AND Bayless for him? Let’s put it this way, if the Blazers truly offered this, it would be a done deal by now. This is by far the best offer
Tonight’s game versus the Warriors, is almost like a summer Friday afternoon before a three day weekend. It’s hard to get any work done, because all you are doing is looking forward to getting out of there to fire up the grill and crack a beer (in Goose’s case a
The Warriors have been playing good lately and are coming off back to back wins versus the Jazz and the Knicks. Stephen Jackson has been crushing lately averaging 28 points, 7 boards, 9 assists, and 2.5 steals a game over his last 5. Hopefully we can bring him off of his hot streak like we did last night with Durant.
Keys to the Game
How could you not want to go to Oden all night tonight after the games he had against teams like2. Force Them to Take Tough Shots
(without Bogut) and the Clippers (without Camby)? Milwaukee
The Warriors are not afraid to shoot, so we need to force them into taking bad shots and control the game with our defense. We need to make them play our game and not vice versa.3. Focus Mentally
We need to be in the moment, and not looking forward to the days off.
If we do all of those things I think it will help break out 13 game losing streak in
I am going to take the Blazers and the Under. I think that the Blazers have much more to play for then the Warriors (playoffs), and this game means more to them then to