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NBA Playoffs WCF: Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers


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Poll: Who will win? (23 member(s) have cast votes)

Who will win?

  1. Denver Nuggets (13 votes [56.52%])

    Percentage of vote: 56.52%

  2. Los Angeles Lakers (10 votes [43.48%])

    Percentage of vote: 43.48%

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#1 King Taharqa

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 09:01 AM

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(2) Denver Nuggets (54-28)
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PG-#7 Chauncey Billups
6'3 202 lbs
Colorado '97
17.9 PPG, 6.4 APG, 41.0 3PT%

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SG-#30 Dahntay Jones
6'6 210 lbs
Duke '03
5.4 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 64.7 3PT%

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SF-#15 Carmelo Anthony
6'8 230 lbs
Syracuse '03
22.8 PPG, 6.8 RPG, 3.4 APG, 37.1 3PT%

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PF-#4 Kenyon Martin
6'9 230 lbs
Cincinnati '00
11.7 PPG, 6.0 RPG, 1.1 BPG

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C-#31 Nene Hilario
6'11 250 lbs
Brazil '02
14.6 PPG, 7.8 RPG, 60.4 FG%

Bench Players
PG-Anthony Carter
SG-J.R. Smith
SF-Linas Kleiza
PF-Renaldo Balkman
C-Chris Andersen

Head Coach
George Karl

#2 Darth Biscuit

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 09:03 AM

Lakers in 6.

#3 King Taharqa

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 09:04 AM

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(1) Los Angeles Lakers (65-17)
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PG-#2 Derek Fisher
6'1 205 lbs
Arkansas-Little Rock '96
10.0 PPG, 3.2 APG, 39.7 3PT%

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SG-#24 Kobe Bryant
6'6 205 lbs
Lower Merion HS '96 (Lower Merion, PA)
26.8 PPG, 5.2 RPG, 4.9 APG, 35.1 3PT%

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SF-#3 Trevor Ariza
6'8 210 lbs
UCLA '04
8.9 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 31.6 3PT%

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PF-#16 Pau Gasol
7'0 260 lbs
Spain '01
18.9 PPG, 9.6 RPG, 3.5 APG

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C-#17 Andrew Bynum
7'0 285 lbs
St. Joseph HS '05 (Metuchen, NJ)
14.3 PPG, 8.0 RPG, 1.8 BPG, 56.0 FG%

Bench Players
PG-Shannon Brown
SG-Sasha Vujacic
SF-Luke Walton
PF-Lamar Odom
C-Josh Powell

Head Coach
Phil Jackson

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Give me the Nuggs in 6 games please. Chauncey Billups & Carmelo will be a force this series. Denver's bigs will out tough LA's and get the Nuggs to their first Finals appearance ever.

#4 Kevin Greene

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 09:07 AM

Lakes in 6.
This is why you want home court, the Nuggets were a .500 road team.

#5 Jangler

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 09:09 AM

I want Denver to win so bad it hurts.

#6 King Taharqa

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 09:18 AM

This is why you want home court, the Nuggets were a .500 road team.


But they've also won their last 16 home games and have won several road games in the playoffs. George Karl has the personnel this year to present some matchup problems for the Lake Show.

#7 Hawk

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 09:56 AM

Lakers in 5

#8 X-Clown

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 10:05 AM

I'm completely up in the air on the outcome, but I do know that this has the potential to be a great series.

#9 Kevin Greene

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 10:22 AM

But they've also won their last 16 home games and have won several road games in the playoffs. George Karl has the personnel this year to present some matchup problems for the Lake Show.



True dat, Billups is a winner with experience. But this time I expect the Lakers to be 2-0 before they hit the road.

#10 Tweeder

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 11:12 AM

Denver takes 1 out of the first 2 and wins in 6

#11 tarheelpride

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 12:38 PM

Denver in 6....they steal game 2 and win the rest at home

#12 tarheelblue89

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 01:03 PM

Denver in 6, way too tough. After seeing the Lakers go to 7 games against a T-Mac less and for half the series Yao Less Rockets team, there is no way the Lakers win this series. They won't be able to pound it inside against Nene, K-mart, and the Birdman.

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 06:00 PM

I say Lakers in 6. I'm hoping they feel bad enough for having to go to 7 against the Rockets. They will look to demolish the Nuggets.

#14 Tweeder

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 08:59 PM

I kinda find it funny the Carolina Fans backing George Karl and going against LA (Kobe loves him some Coach K and would have went to Duke if he would have went to College)

#15 Frash Brastard

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Posted 18 May 2009 - 10:31 PM

Lakers could win, but in order to do so, the bench must play better.

...and no more 20-1 point deficits 5 minutes into the game.


Go Lakers.