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Copeland 15th Spot For Him to Lose?
On Saturday the Knicks played the Celtics in their 2nd pre-Season game. It was a back and forth game until the Celtics took a strong lead mid-way through the game, which was until Chris Copeland came off the bench for the first time.
After sitting for about 2 hours, Copeland came out knowing he had something to prove after his pretty bad performance in the 1st pre Season game vs. the Wizards, where he only managed 3 points and 1 rebound in 15 minutes.
Copeland came off the bench strong with Woodson getting Copeland to run the same plays as Chandler usually does. Copeland was receiving a very good pick and roll passes from Pablo Prigioni and by the end of the game Copeland had 21 points, 4 rebounds in 19 minutes. Copeland got to the basket often and it proved to be a real headache for the Celtics to deal with.
With this performance, it is really going to make Mike Woodson think long and hard about the final roster spots to finalize this...
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Stephon Marbury certainly had an interesting run in the NBA, particularly known for his scoring ability. The guard averaged over 19 points and 7 assists per game over his 13 year career before going to play ball overseas in China.
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I don’t know who Chris Copeland is, but I sincerely hope there is only one of him in the NBA, or the Celtics are going have their hands full defensively much more often than we would like.Copeland ripped apart the Celtics again, dropping 34 points on a variety of defenders. Most of his points came off pick and roll cuts and backdoor cuts, as well as a variety of threes from progressively...
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After almost a week off the hardwood, the Knicks are back in action! Beginning on Friday, the Knicks embark on a three game in four day stretch starting with the Toronto Raptors, then Saturday with the Boston Celtics and finish against the 76ers on Monday at the Carrier Dome. Amar’e Stoudemire will make his preseason...
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This is the second preseason game between these two division rivals. The first game was a spirited affair with the Knicks coming out on...