Celtics at Heat - Opening Night

Discussion in 'Boston Celtics Fan Forum' started by KontradictioN, Oct 30, 2012.

  1. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN #FireGoodell PatsFans.com Supporter

    Heat just had their banner raising and ring ceremony and the two teams are getting set to take the court. I look forward to hearing a lot about the refs in this thread. :D

    Should be a good one though. Looking forward to seeing the new guys with Miami as well as Boston's overhauled roster.
  2. IcyPatriot

    IcyPatriot Moderator PatsFans.com Supporter

    Hoping Ray Allen chokes ..... :rofl:
  3. Brady_to_Moss

    Brady_to_Moss Butler Island is here PatsFans.com Supporter

    i really hope they fine chalmers for that horrendous flop.

    C's don't want to play D tonight..will get smoked in 2nd half
    Last edited: Oct 30, 2012
  4. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN #FireGoodell PatsFans.com Supporter

    He's looking pretty good tonight. :cool:
  5. Jackson 2

    Jackson 2 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Cold shoulder from KG when Ray went to hug Doc was pretty interesting. Undoubtedly, Shaughnessy et al will clobber KG for it tomorrow.
  6. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN #FireGoodell PatsFans.com Supporter

    I really hate Garnett's guts but I can't blame him for that. I'd do the same thing.
  7. PatsFanInEaglesLand

    PatsFanInEaglesLand In the Starting Line-Up

    The team should be much better defensively once Avery Bradley is healthy.

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  8. Jackson 2

    Jackson 2 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Self-pity is an effective, albeit temporary, motivator.
  9. jcdavey

    jcdavey In the Starting Line-Up

    i caught a couple celts games on nba league pass in the pre season

    they look like they're ready to win their division again, and face the heat in the east finals IMO
  10. Jackson 2

    Jackson 2 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Hate to say I called it but, Shaughnessy's column headline this morning: "For joining Heat, Allen gets cold shoulder." First line: "Does it really have to be this way?" Knew it was coming.
  11. ausbacker

    ausbacker #Berman4President PatsFans.com Supporter

    For two sides that sell themselves as defensive powerhouse there wasn't a lot of defense being played.
  12. Jackson 2

    Jackson 2 PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

    Agreed. I saw virtually none.
  13. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN #FireGoodell PatsFans.com Supporter

    Yeah that was a little concerning to see. The Celtics were clearly out of rhythm yet the Heat kept giving them open look after open look. A JV high school team probably could have scored on Miami last night.

    As for Boston, it looked like a lot of missed assignments and some confusion out there, which is to be expected of a team with a lot of new faces. Nobody is going to kill Boston for not coming together immediately like they did with Miami in 2010.
  14. Run DMC

    Run DMC In the Starting Line-Up

    Kontra, you must be in hog heaven. Celts (still) can't match the firepower of MIA. For the life of me, I don't understand why Ainge is so high on Green. He is not good. Celts need to trade for Josh Smith, asap.
  15. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN #FireGoodell PatsFans.com Supporter

    It's always good to get a win against a hated rival, but Boston needs time to gel. Just like Miami did in 2010. Again, nobody in the media is going to crucify them for not gelling by opening night like they did with this Miami team upon it's conception.
  16. Run DMC

    Run DMC In the Starting Line-Up

    With good reason. When you get in the front of cameras and start talking about winning 5 or 6 championships and you haven't done a damn thing, then ya, haters are gonna hate.
    Last edited: Oct 31, 2012
  17. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN #FireGoodell PatsFans.com Supporter

    They can hate all they want. The title's at American Airlines Arena.
  18. woolster22

    woolster22 In the Starting Line-Up

    And minus four more they are a bust by their own standards. Let's see how rayray plays down the stretch, that's been his problem the last three years...
  19. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN #FireGoodell PatsFans.com Supporter

    They're in their third season. And you're severely underestimating the shooters we have on the perimeter.
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    The Brandon Five Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal


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