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Old 08-26-2012, 06:42 AM   #76
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Default Re: If Kobe Can't Win It All in 2013 Then He Should NOT Be Top 10

Wasn't this exact argument made by Kobetards that if LeBron couldn't win with Wade & Bosh it would diminish his legacy? Oh, these rules don't apply now?

Hypocrisy much?
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Old 08-26-2012, 08:14 AM   #77
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Wasn't this exact argument made by Kobetards that if LeBron couldn't win with Wade & Bosh it would diminish his legacy? Oh, these rules don't apply now?

Hypocrisy much?

Losing in the Finals doesnt tarnish your legacy unless you dont have one. look at Magic, Bird, Shaq they all lost it happens.
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Old 08-26-2012, 08:24 AM   #78
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Pshhhh...GTFOH, we're talking about a legend. Gotta love the Kobe haters. I've watched the dude destroy our conference time and time again. Best player of this generation, hands down. It's going to be his 17th season, stop acting like this is prime Kobe or some sh*t.


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Old 08-26-2012, 08:53 AM   #79
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Kobes legacy is already a lock. He's stock will only go up at his age.


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Old 08-26-2012, 03:00 PM   #80
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Yup, Kobe is a top 10 player all time and that won't change any time soon, I think people are just gonna have to...

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Old 08-26-2012, 03:03 PM   #81
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Yup, Kobe is a top 10 player all time and that won't change any time soon, I think people are just gonna have to...

LOL awesome gif. I should use that one
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:13 PM   #82
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Kobe's already a top 10 player at this point; he won't cease to be one because of anything he hypothetically fails to do from here on out.
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:27 PM   #83
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Great thread. Will read again, and again, and again.
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Old 08-26-2012, 03:37 PM   #84
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LOL awesome gif. I should use that one

i just wanted an excuse to post it.

Might as well post some more gifs and pictures since this thread sucks anyway





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Old 08-26-2012, 04:02 PM   #85
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Rings almost have nothing to do with individual talent/skill.

So should we judge players on who's the most "talented"? I thought the whole point of playing the game is the win championships, not put up stats. If you were paying attention the guy wrote that players shouldn't be judged on stats or rings so what then?
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Old 08-26-2012, 04:11 PM   #86
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dang.... talk about a thread backfire.
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Old 08-26-2012, 04:44 PM   #87
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So should we judge players on who's the most "talented"? I thought the whole point of playing the game is the win championships, not put up stats. If you were paying attention the guy wrote that players shouldn't be judged on stats or rings so what then?
How about watching them play?
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Old 08-26-2012, 05:29 PM   #88
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I see no lies here
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Old 08-26-2012, 05:59 PM   #89
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How to make troll threads reasonable.



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Old 08-26-2012, 06:02 PM   #90
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lol wtf...


when was the last time a guy in his 17th season won finals mvp

its never happend

kobe will be the first. so if he doesnt do it... its not like its a huge failure


lebron lost with 2 other hall of famers in their prime ( and himself in his prime ) to dallas with just basically dirk playing anywhere near his prime. and the only other HOF'r ( kidd ) not near an allstar level


plus... the heat are almost just as stacked as LA.

so itel be kobe/nash/howard/artest/jamison vs lebron/wade/bosh/lewis/allen

i say the lakers are better. but its not like the lakers have as big an advantage as the heat had over dallas in 2011 AND STILL LOST


so by the OP's logit. theres no way lebron should ever be top 10


Bosh might not be a HOFer. And maybe no 17th season players have been FMVP, but 34 year olds have...
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