Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops

Go Back   Message Board Basketball Forum - InsideHoops > NBA Team Forums > New York Knicks Forum

New York Knicks Forum New York Knicks forum - NY Knicks message board

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-10-2012, 10:31 AM   #1
insidehoops
Administrator
 
insidehoops's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 11,153
insidehoops has disabled reputation
Default Toney Douglas struggling early in 2011-12

Toney Douglas was in no mood yesterday to discuss the Giants 24-2 wild-card playoff victory over the Falcons on Sunday. He was at MetLife Stadium to root for his brother Harry, a wide receiver for Atlanta.

“I don’t want to talk about the football game,” Douglas scoffed before the Knicks’ 91-87 victory over the Bobcats last night. “We took an L. We lost.”

It added to what was a “L” of a weekend for Douglas, too. He was 0-for-8 in road games at Washington and Detroit, lost his starting job at point guard to rookie Iman Shumpert and is still having trouble with his surgically repaired shoulder.

In short, the start of the lockout shortened season has been close to a disaster for the third-year player. Things didn’t get much better for him last night. Though the Knicks beat the Bobcats for their third-straight win, Douglas was not much of a factor, scoring two points with no assists in 12:40 of duty.

The Garden crowd didn’t appreciate his effort. After Douglas missed a jumper and committed a foul with 10:07 left in game, it booed and began chanting, “We want Shumpert.” It applauded moments later when Shumpert came in to replace Douglas.

-- NY Post
insidehoops is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 10:58 AM   #2
percelloveknicks
Straight Hardcore
 
percelloveknicks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: i live in Madison Square Garde
Posts: 320
percelloveknicks is popular on this boardpercelloveknicks is popular on this boardpercelloveknicks is popular on this boardpercelloveknicks is popular on this boardpercelloveknicks is popular on this board
Default Re: Toney Douglas struggling early in 2011-12

Douglas is booty, and he was going against my giants. He should take a L in life lol
percelloveknicks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 11:14 AM   #3
franchize
"The Residential Pit"
 
franchize's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 4,694
franchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops posterfranchize is considered a brilliant InsideHoops poster
Default Re: Toney Douglas struggling early in 2011-12

When the fans start booing you and asking you to go to the bench,and you don't have the impact type of skills to completely win them over again, it's probably best you go elsewhere and get a fresh start. He'd literally have to become John Starks to gain the confidence of the fans at this point. Bibby is outplaying him.
franchize is offline   Reply With Quote
This NBA Basketball News Website Sponsored by:
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:41 AM.




NBA Basketball Forum Key Links:
InsideHoops Home
NBA Rumors
Basketball Blog
NBA Daily Recaps
NBA Videos
Fantasy Basketball
NBA Mock Draft
NBA Free Agents
All-Star Weekend
---
High School Basketball
Streetball
---
InsideHoops Twitter
Search Our Site













Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Terms of Use/Service | Privacy Policy