[Game] Kings v. Suns - Friday, Dec. 29 - 7 PT

Discussion in 'Kings Rap' started by VF21, Dec 28, 2017.

  1. VF21

    VF21 #KingsFansForever Staff Member Contributor

    I cannot wait for this game. As Bogs continues to show just how good he is (and the best is yet to come), it becomes even more apparent that Vlade knew what he was doing...and Phoenix has to have at least a modicum of regret. ;)

    I think there must be something wrong with the CBS Injury report. All but about 2 teams have "no injuries reported" which is interesting. If true, it would mean Harry Giles has been cleared and I'm pretty sure that would be all over Kings social media. I'll check again later to see if it's been revised.

    Heart, hustle, energy and enthusiasm - we're seeing it more and more. When you see a 40-year-old putting it all out there with as much heart as Vince Carter showed, it can't help but impress the young Kings. They saw a vintage Vince Carter - Vinsanity at its best. When you see a young Euro star playing his first year in the NBA coming into his own and proving his worth, it can't help but impress the young Kings. They saw Bogs play with a BBIQ that is off the charts. And he did it as a TEAM player with no selfishness and no need to pat his own stats. That is something money cannot buy. Bogs did it because he has a love of the game that drives him to not only do his best but to help his teammates do theirs. It's a rare and special gift.

    Don't misunderstand me. We aren't there yet. We're gonna lose more games and we're gonna lose some we should win. We'll make mistakes and we'll take the occasional step backwards. But mark my words - We're on our way.

    It's a GREAT time to be a Kings fan!

    I LOVE THIS TEAM!!
  2. eMBarkat10n

    eMBarkat10n Active Member

    I am afraid that this might be one of those games in which we "take the occasional step backwards". I hope I am wrong, though, as this year's team has been an absolute pleasure to watch, on more levels than just the basic one that we all can see with just our eyes. The young kids have been fantastic. The chemistry on the floor between certain guys has been off the charts, at least in recent memory for a Kings fan (or for Kings fans).

    I don't think, at this point, you are being misunderstood. I think that those who have been misunderstanding are starting to believe more and more as each day passes. And, because they believe, their patience is being tested. And it's being tested very well. More and more Kings fans are ready to jump right into "Win Now" mode. I disagree. I am with you, VF21. Yes, while winning now would be fantastic, winning later on a consistent basis, and for many years to come, would be beyond fantastic. I want to see a consistent playoff team for years to come once we are able to get there. And I want to see us turn that "consistent playoff team" mentality into a "consistent championship contender" one.

    It's ALWAYS a GREAT time to be a Kings fan! ALWAYS!
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  3. Sac.1989

    Sac.1989 Well-Known Member

    put temple/bog on booker. Easy win
  4. kingsboi

    kingsboi Well-Known Member

    Booker will get his, contain the rest of the team and it's a W. Don't know what team will show up though or what players so that's what makes these games interesting...until they aren't.
  5. eMBarkat10n

    eMBarkat10n Active Member

    Nothing is to be considered an "easy win" in the NBA. Nothing. Just ask LeBron. And the rest of Cleveland. :)
  6. Kingster

    Kingster Well-Known Member

    It's not going to surprise if Kings lose this one. It would surprise me if they win handily. Is Joerger going to play Hill, Carter, Randolph and Kosta a lot of minutes in this one? I doubt it. The Suns guards penetrated at will against the Kings the last time. We'll see how the Kings do this time.
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  7. upinsmoke

    upinsmoke Well-Known Member

    I'm glad they cut that Mike james guy he was good. Bad news is they have troy Daniels
    I still have nightmares over that night.
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  8. Gliesian

    Gliesian Well-Known Member

    Bog at PG again plz. Would like to know if I should quit smoking the Christmas tree.
  9. OffTheWallJamal

    OffTheWallJamal Active Member

    Just woke up, it's 5 AM last Kings game I will be able to watch for awhile, so please Kings put on a show for me and get this win. (Even when the players can't possibly read this lol)

    Take my energy Kings.
  10. SLAB

    SLAB Well-Known Member

    Hopefully PapaG gets to renew his rivalry with Criss and / or Bender.
  11. OffTheWallJamal

    OffTheWallJamal Active Member

    When is Harry Giles cleared to play?
  12. SLAB

    SLAB Well-Known Member

    Their PG looks like a child out there. :p
  13. SLAB

    SLAB Well-Known Member

    The game is much more fun to watch when a guy you like looks good again.

    Sup, Skal? Can this version stay a while?
  14. gunks

    gunks Well-Known Member

    Boxscore checking!

    I like that Joerger is letting Skal start in this one for Skal vs Chriss.

    I also like that Skal is winning the battle this far!
  15. Kingz19

    Kingz19 Well-Known Member

    never thought we would be over 30 games in before Grant had his first “SKAL! LA-BISS-IRE” call
  16. OffTheWallJamal

    OffTheWallJamal Active Member

    Love when Bogi makes his first shot.

    Off topic, but I would rather have paid for Teodosic, not Hill, but that's just me. ;)
  17. Kingsfan23

    Kingsfan23 Well-Known Member

    Those not getting the rebound on the free throws to the threes really kill the mo, twice..
  18. Kingz19

    Kingz19 Well-Known Member

    Kings laying their momentum killing egg against a bad team after a win against a top team. Which is, of course, tradition
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  19. Kingz19

    Kingz19 Well-Known Member

    Franks been struggling since that Philly game.
  20. 206Fan

    206Fan Well-Known Member

    Bogdan having a lot of trouble guarding Warren. Just doesn't have the size at SF
  21. Kingz19

    Kingz19 Well-Known Member

    Shoot the ball Frank
  22. SLAB

    SLAB Well-Known Member

    I really wish PapaG would get consistent (or ANY) minutes. And Skal. Good start. Rewarded with being yanked and never seen again. Lol
  23. upinsmoke

    upinsmoke Well-Known Member

    Why is skal still on the bench after a hot start?
  24. SLAB

    SLAB Well-Known Member

    Brilliant coaching... or something.
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  25. 206Fan

    206Fan Well-Known Member

    I compare Buddy to Booker a lot. Both guys might have cold stretches of 0-5, but they can easily come back with 5-5. Just need the volume
  26. upinsmoke

    upinsmoke Well-Known Member

    What is going on with benching Skal the rest of the half???
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  27. Kingsfan23

    Kingsfan23 Well-Known Member

    Why was Skal not put in again after that stint?
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  28. fansinceday1

    fansinceday1 Well-Known Member

    I'm so disappointed that skal wasn't put back in. I don't understand why this consistently happens. And not just to skal.......
  29. The Effort Police

    The Effort Police Well-Known Member

    If he plays bad he gets 5-6 minutes at the start of each half, if he plays well it's 8 minutes. We don't see him beyond those stretches no matter how well he plays.

    If he cools off during the third quarter... that's probably why.
  30. fansinceday1

    fansinceday1 Well-Known Member

    Exactly. There shouldn't be any wonder why these young guys can't stay hot.

    It's not like we lit it up in the 2nd quarter that skal couldn't be put back in. We could have used his 1st quarter hot hand.

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