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12.20.12 -- TNT -- Thursday Night Games Thread


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#1 Tarheels_2433

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:04 PM

We have a couple potentially decent games tonight for national TV, thought a big game thread would be appropriate. (I can't go anywhere as I'm getting pounded with snow in WI :blink: )

First up - should be an entertaining game between the Thunder, who are currently riding a 12 game winning streak, but are on the back end of a back-to-back, having to travel from Atlanta to Minnesota (I wonder if they had any issues with the massive snow storm?) and the Wolves, who are a very entertaining team to watch with Rubio at the helm, could they snap the Thunders winning streak tonight?
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:19 PM

That is quite the 3 game stretch defensively for AK47...couple nights ago he had Lebron, tonight Durant, tomorrow Carmelo... :o
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:29 PM

Wolves have some crisp ball movement so far, Pekovic is looking great in the post and Love is knocking down 3's...and Rubio hasn't even entered the game yet :o
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:33 PM

stuck at work still. wolves leading it. interesting.

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:34 PM

Billy Hoyle's favorite team is the T'Wolves.....
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:36 PM

Westbrook you have to make that

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:38 PM

Durant is just silly good.
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:40 PM

Love when they compare Pekovic to Non.....Hilarious.
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:41 PM

Shved is killing it out there.

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:44 PM

Rubio hasn't done anything since that first comeback game

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:44 PM

Kevin Love and Shved going for the duo triple double!

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:44 PM

Rubio hasn't done anything since that first comeback game

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hey, give him some time. Not everybody can be Adrian Peterson :lol:

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:46 PM

no kev martin. gonna be an ugly game for okc.

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:56 PM

Rubio hasn't done anything since that first comeback game

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Hasn't he only played one other game?
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 08:00 PM

Rubio looks like he tweaked something.....
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 08:01 PM

Awwwwww Jeeeeeez, Rubio limping a bit

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 08:01 PM

Rubio hasn't done anything since that first comeback game

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I just hope he doesn't get hurt wrestling in the back yard.

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 08:02 PM

I think I can hear a sigh of relief from all those Love owners out there that have endured his rough shooting so far this season. His jumper looks great tonight...
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 08:06 PM

This is Rubio's 3rd game.

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 08:08 PM

minnesota' s O looks pretty good. pretty bad defense though, especially in transition. they have some good depth but i truly believe they need to sacrifice some of that and pick up a guy who can really shoot. korver or redick.