Originally Posted by in awe
yeah, because injuries and suspensions have nothing to do with their current record. Especially since 80% of their games while Melo was suspended were at home.
Ever watched an all-star game? They don't chose the reserves by going; "Hmmm, this team should be a lot better but they've fallen upon tough times. I think we should just assume they would be better given perfect circumstances."
No, winning is a huge part of making the all-star game. Not potential to win.