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Players turning it on after ASB?


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#1 mmahandicapper

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 11:01 AM

Which players historically have went beast mode after ASB? Also, any predictions fof new(er) players?

I think bogut and gordon. Both have ample time to rest up and start getting back to form.

#2 morphiend

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 11:13 AM

hoping for lowry to heal up and return to form.

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 11:43 AM

Which players historically have went beast mode after ASB?


Mostly a myth
Not 1, not 2, not 3, not 4, not 5, not 6, not 7......

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 11:45 AM


Which players historically have went beast mode after ASB?


Mostly a myth


This, happens in baseball exponentially more than it does in hoops.
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 12:20 PM

Im hoping Dirk closes out strong. he's already got a head start.

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 01:54 PM

Maybe Eric Gordon

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 02:24 PM



Which players historically have went beast mode after ASB?


Mostly a myth


This, happens in baseball exponentially more than it does in hoops.


Is it because baseball has way higher variance?

#8 LeeVanCleef

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 02:34 PM

ASB WISH LIST:

GAY
BATUM
DRAGIC

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 02:37 PM

Hopefully Favors.

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 02:37 PM

If you look at most post NBA all star breakout performances, they usually stem from trades, tanking, or injuries. Players already in starting positions with full minutes rarely outperform their averages. Out of the group, tanking and injuries are the likeliest reason. Waiting for a trade is like hoping to win the lottery.

Edited by jr8966, 14 February 2013 - 02:39 PM.

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 03:06 PM

If you look at most post NBA all star breakout performances, they usually stem from trades, tanking, or injuries. Players already in starting positions with full minutes rarely outperform their averages. Out of the group, tanking and injuries are the likeliest reason. Waiting for a trade is like hoping to win the lottery.


This is probably the most apt response although I'm not sure tanking will present a lot of opportunity, more like suppress future production from an older and fading player. Folks should either post a rational reason for their thoughts (history, quant trends, roster movement, etc) or else this thread is just a bunch of managers doing this for their underperforming players....

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 03:16 PM

ASB WISH LIST:

GAY
BATUM
DRAGIC


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TE: Gronk, Julius Thomas, Travis Kelce

IR: Carson Palmer, Marquess Wilson


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QB: Joe Flacco, Josh McCown
WR: Dez Bryant, AJ Green, Emmanuel Sanders, TY Hilton, Andrew Hawkins
RB: Rashad Jennings, Branden Oliver, Shane Vereen, Kniles Davis, Theo Riddick
TE: Zach Ertz, Brent Celek
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 03:17 PM

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 03:17 PM


If you look at most post NBA all star breakout performances, they usually stem from trades, tanking, or injuries. Players already in starting positions with full minutes rarely outperform their averages. Out of the group, tanking and injuries are the likeliest reason. Waiting for a trade is like hoping to win the lottery.


This is probably the most apt response although I'm not sure tanking will present a lot of opportunity, more like suppress future production from an older and fading player. Folks should either post a rational reason for their thoughts (history, quant trends, roster movement, etc) or else this thread is just a bunch of managers doing this for their underperforming players....

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WR: B. Marshall, Roddy White, Keenan Allen, Kelvin Benjamin, Andrew Hawkins
RB: Arian Foster, Rashad Jennings, Joique Bell, Jerick McKinnon, Knile Davis, Christine Michael
TE: Gronk, Julius Thomas, Travis Kelce

IR: Carson Palmer, Marquess Wilson


12 Team - Yahoo League 2014 (10th pick)

QB: Joe Flacco, Josh McCown
WR: Dez Bryant, AJ Green, Emmanuel Sanders, TY Hilton, Andrew Hawkins
RB: Rashad Jennings, Branden Oliver, Shane Vereen, Kniles Davis, Theo Riddick
TE: Zach Ertz, Brent Celek
DEF: Miami
K: Vinatieri


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Posted 14 February 2013 - 03:19 PM

Bradley Beal. This guy shows glipse of what he can do prior to his wrist injury. After the wrist injury is past him. His main deriment was his terrible Fg%, but if this month is any indication, he seems to have dramatically improved that even with a gimpy wrist.

I could easily see him going 5-9th round ROS

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 10:23 PM

didnt cousins beast last yr post-allstar break?
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 11:03 PM



If you look at most post NBA all star breakout performances, they usually stem from trades, tanking, or injuries. Players already in starting positions with full minutes rarely outperform their averages. Out of the group, tanking and injuries are the likeliest reason. Waiting for a trade is like hoping to win the lottery.


This is probably the most apt response although I'm not sure tanking will present a lot of opportunity, more like suppress future production from an older and fading player. Folks should either post a rational reason for their thoughts (history, quant trends, roster movement, etc) or else this thread is just a bunch of managers doing this for their underperforming players....

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#18 jr8966

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 11:14 PM

didnt cousins beast last yr post-allstar break?


Yeah his was an even rarer scenario. He got his coached fired and his player utility usage went up significantly. In other words his minutes went up because Westphal was holding him back. Once again he hadn't maxed out his minutes or ability.

Edited by jr8966, 14 February 2013 - 11:15 PM.

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John Wall

Isaiah Thomas

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Darren Collison

Norris Cole

Gordon Hayward

Markieff Morris

Josh Smith

Blake Griffin

Omer Asik

DeAndre Jordan

 

 

 


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Posted 15 February 2013 - 01:14 AM




Which players historically have went beast mode after ASB?


Mostly a myth


This, happens in baseball exponentially more than it does in hoops.


Is it because baseball has way higher variance?


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Posted 15 February 2013 - 01:34 AM

dragic and lowry, please