Originally posted on Hoopinion  |  Last updated 1/12/12
Initial feedback: A completely subjective and immediate response to the events of tonight's game, featuring a comment and rating, the latter on a scale of 1 to 10, on every player who saw the floor and the head coach, along with ephemera and miscellany as the author deems necessary.Your ratings and commentary, dear reader, are welcomed in the comments to this post.BoxscorePlayersJeff Teague: It's curious how regular playing time has completely eradicated, at least for the time being, Teague's ability to get to the free throw line. I don't think that he'll ever be a good enough finisher in traffic to get away with not getting to the line. 7/10Joe Johnson: Took full advantage of Paul Silas's curious decision to have Tyrus Thomas chase Joe Johnson around screens. For the second night in a row, Johnson was far better before halftime. Tonight, it didn't matter. Nice work on the glass in the absence of Horford, Williams, and McGrady. 9/10Josh Smith: The only question is whether Josh Smith...
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