Clippers Vs. Pacers 02-28-13 Official Game Thread

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Clippers-Pacers Preview By JORDAN GARRETSON Posted Feb 27 2013 5:22PM Two teams that have been dominant lately will meet Thursday as the Indiana Pacers host the Los Angeles Clippers. But with the Clippers' front line wreaking havoc on opponents, the Pacers - playing without their starting center - could be in trouble. Indiana has won 10 of 12, including the past five by an average of 23.8 points, while Los Angeles has won six of seven with the victories coming by 16.7 points. A sixth straight win for the Pacers (36-21) would be a season best, but they will be without Roy Hibbert, who was....

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If we can beat the Grizzlies in Memphis, there's no reason we can't beat the Pacers in Indiana! Of course, we HAVE to be on our game.

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With Hibbert out, there's no reason why Blake and DJ can't pummel these guys down low. Denver is creeping up on us for playoff position.

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i alway want my LAC to win but i think indiana will murder us. i hope im wrong.

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Denver is not creeping up. It's Memphis that is right behind us. They have won 8 straight!

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Fox sports Midwest broadcasts Pacers games now, so here is St. Louis we get to see this game live on TV. Crappy part being that Mike and Ralph won't be doing play by play. oh well.

We should be able to beat up on the Pacers, they are playing abnormally well, and I believe they will come back to earth a little tonight. The Pacers play a lot of mid range and down low basketball, which happens to play into our defensive strengths. This is going to be a win for the clips, mark it down.

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Does the NBA or TNT/ESPN not have flex scheduling?

I'm sure majority of NBA fans in general would rather see the Clippers/Pacers game instead of the 76ERS/Bulls game.

Their is no intrigue or headlines in that game.

The PACERS are HOT right now and the Clippers are riding a win streak. Just makes more sense for it to be nationally televised.

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With Hibbert out, there's no excuse for our bigs not to go off tonight. We should win big if both Blake and DJ have great games tonight.

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If our defense and our physical play show up in the beging of the gm and Paul takes over the tempo of the gm we will win !! Lets shut up the media and destroy them !!!!!!

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Still going to be a tough game the way Indy has been playing lately. No Hibbert is a huge plus but still doesn't make this a cake walk.

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Also, it would be nice if Blake could rediscover whatever magic caused him to drop 47 and 14 on the Pacers in his rookie year.

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Hopefully we can snap pacers win streak.

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This. It will be a very tough game. Tough match ups on both sides. I think we need to speed the game up and get out in transition to pull out the win. If we get bogged down in a half court game against the Pacer defense, I'm not sure we can pull out the W.

But, honestly, I'm almost more concerned about the game against Cleveland, since the Cavs are one of those teams that just seems to have our number, regardless of who's playing.

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blasana wrote:
A7XDreamTheaterClipps wrote:
With Hibbert out, there's no reason why Blake and DJ can't pummel these guys down low. Denver is creeping up on us for playoff position.

Denver is not creeping up. It's Memphis that is right behind us. They have won 8 straight!

Luckily Memphis plays at Miami tomorrow. The Heat better not crumble like they did in the Finals two years ago.

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Tough tough game,,,not setting my expectations too high,,,I know we can beat these guys but our guys have to play that flawless ball we know they can play if they put their minds to it.

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blasana wrote:
A7XDreamTheaterClipps wrote:
With Hibbert out, there's no reason why Blake and DJ can't pummel these guys down low. Denver is creeping up on us for playoff position.

Denver is not creeping up. It's Memphis that is right behind us. They have won 8 straight!

Don't count out the Nuggets. They're prone to go on good stretches and they have a better overall team than the Grizzlies.

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Yeah I reckon you are right!

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Lets make a statement , defense and run there asses off

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We need to attack attack attack and go at their bigs because no Hibbert. Also we should try some zone again because it seemed to work against the bobcats.

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Then again it is the bobcats lmao

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Can't wait, should be fun game to watch. Lets Go Clippers!

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Gotta contain George Hill. He can light it up from the 3pt line.

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A lot of clipper fans in the crowd

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Blake with a quick 2 and 2 to start.

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Is Granger playing tonight?

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Good activity!

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DJ being active early.

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Blake and DJ doing all the scoring so far, which is exactly what I wanted to see.

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Where was the foul?

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Fcking BS foul on Jordan. Way too late.

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Refs already trying to screw us over.... SMH.

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Apparently we can't make any threes tonight.

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Good three point shots but just not making them!

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Gotta knock down those open shots.

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The fact that we're dominating the paint is encouraging, since the threes will have to start falling eventually in addition to that, and we're due for a big run when that happens.

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DJ did not take advantage the absence of Hibbert

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Blake is beasting tonight.

JahvonTheClip
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Come on make a 3 guys!

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What the hell. Somethin's blowing the ball out of the rim when we shoot 3s.

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Starting to smell a bit like ref ball

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Those 2 George Hill jumpers were heartbreakers. He made those shots out of broken plays.

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No hot jump shooting for us tonight, wont be easy at all lmao

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We should have a commanding lead, but instead it's tied largely due to the SEVEN bricks they've chucked up from three point land. SMH.

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Invisible thread the scorekeeper activates and it closes the hole

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I like that CP3 is coming out looking to score.

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Um,,maybe give up the 3 for now

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0-8 from 3

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Now 0-8 from three... STOP CHUCKING.

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Oh man we're not getting calls either

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Don't worry, I'm sure Crawford will make a couple of 3s soon.

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