Originally Posted by Mean Joe Bean
You're really willing to wage 5k that the Nets will make the playoffs?!
Losing Brook Lopez, and adding Deangelo Russell and Demare Carroll gives you that much confidence?!
That is just... staggering.
No, he's not really willing to do that. What he is willing to do is type absurd things like "I'll bet you $5,000..." to get people on Insidehoops.com to respond to him, positive or negative, because he subsists on a steady diet of attention.