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Old 06-19-2016, 11:53 PM   #1
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Default Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

Wade came back to win 4 straight, Bron came back to win 3 but faced elimination
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Old 06-19-2016, 11:54 PM   #2
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

Wade was by himself.

Lebron had Kyrie. But the Warriors are a much tougher opponent.
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Old 06-19-2016, 11:55 PM   #3
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

1-3. There is no margin for error in the situation. 0-2 is impressive but you can afford to lose one game. Your back is not to the wall to the same degree.
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Old 06-19-2016, 11:59 PM   #4
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

I'd have to give the edge to coming back from 1-3, and this coming from a huge Wade fan. Winning 3 elimination games has more pressure.

Wade certainly had less help and it was more of a one man show, but 1-3 had never been overcome before in the finals.
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Old 06-20-2016, 12:02 AM   #5
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

Considering the Cavs were down 0-2 AND 1-3, it is easily the Cavaliers.


My prediction of Kyrie being the difference ultimately rang true.


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Old 06-20-2016, 12:23 AM   #6
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

The 1-3 also started out as 0-2.
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Old 06-20-2016, 12:26 AM   #7
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

Lebron + Alpha Irving + great supporting cast beats exposed team

Dwade + washed-up Shaq + who? beats surging Mavs team.


'06 finals >>>>> '16 finals
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Old 06-20-2016, 12:29 AM   #8
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

lebron 6 fts a game
wade 16
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Old 06-20-2016, 12:31 AM   #9
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

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Lebron + Alpha Irving + great supporting cast beats exposed team

Dwade + washed-up Shaq + who? beats surging Mavs team.


'06 finals >>>>> '16 finals

But Wade still had:

Alonzo Morning, Jason Williams, Antonie Walker, Gary Payton.

Even some of them are old but still very quality players.
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Old 06-20-2016, 12:43 AM   #10
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lebron 6 fts a game
wade 16

And? Last I checked, FT's are a part of game, and Wade was the most relentless rim attacker since young Jordan.
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Old 06-20-2016, 09:55 AM   #11
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

what a dumb question lol.. you realize its the same deficit but one is closer to elimination? At least try 0-2 or 2-3 or something
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Old 06-20-2016, 09:59 AM   #12
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Default Re: Better Finals: down 0-2 or 1-3?

this was far far tougher and lebron somehow managed to come back from 3-1.
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Old 06-20-2016, 12:11 PM   #13
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I'd have to give the edge to coming back from 1-3, and this coming from a huge Wade fan. Winning 3 elimination games has more pressure.

Wade certainly had less help and it was more of a one man show, but 1-3 had never been overcome before in the finals.

This.
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