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Old 04-12-2012, 12:25 PM
Location: Earth
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Originally Posted by supermanpansy View Post
I dunno. I kind of thought the same thing. I think "Skip Baseless" has stroked his ego in an attempt to belittle Lebron a little too much. Now he thinks he's so darn special..

You play basketball you little twit..Your not saving lives you pompous $#%. I mean, what a hundred million already isn't enough for you? I think the Olympic team should take him right off the roster. He obviously doesn't realize that it isn't about him. It's about the country. It's about taking pride in that. Most athletes devote their entire life to get to the Olympics and will never be payed like NBA players. So wake up you douche bag..I think his ego is overflated to the max. You won one Championship. Enough said.

I'm just so tired of all these whiny diva athletes and their minor complaining. The rest of us have to work tough jobs for pennies. You get paid millions to be a child..Grow up chump..I wish somebody would just smash him in the face like he did Kobe..But break his jaw too, not just his nose.

I used to actually like him. Now I am at the point where I can't stand him the most. His "ego" has grown to supersize status. He's probably my least favorite player in the league..
Rant over.
LOL.... I still like the guy but slowly I'm converting over to Durant. I love his game, and his humility. I'm hoping he can maintain it.
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Old 04-12-2012, 03:55 PM
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I agree with Wade, they should be paid a dollar for Olympics
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Old 04-12-2012, 03:59 PM
Location: spring tx
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its funny, now he is what we in the south like to call CRAWFISHING. up north you guys might call them crayfish. you know tiny little lobster looking things that swim real fast backwards when in trouble. wade is crawfishing like crazy today.
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Old 04-12-2012, 05:10 PM
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.......wow really. This is all kinds of ridiculousness.
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Old 04-12-2012, 10:21 PM
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it really doesn't bother me one way or the other. if a player wants to decline an invitation to play because he isn't getting paid then do so. there is always another player willing to take that player's spot. personally, i think the USA team should field different players every four years. it gives other NBA players a chance at getting a medal. kobe, lebron, and wade already have a gold medal. let's give other players a chance to play in the olympics which is a once in a lifetime experience.
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Old 04-14-2012, 07:31 PM
Location: Springfield, Ohio
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The primadonna twins in Miami seem to get worse with time. The rest of the country will be rooting for the Bulls to knock them off, and it won't be out of jealousy.
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Old 04-15-2012, 10:37 PM
Location: Long Island,New York
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Can you blame Wade? With his $20 million a year salary, he can barely buy a box of cereal (sarcasm)! If you don't understand the fact of representing your country in the olympics and the pride it should bring you, than you should not be in it at all.
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Old 04-20-2012, 08:53 AM
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Originally Posted by rigas View Post
I think wade is a self serving diva who needs to keep his mouth shut. Spoiled!
Athletes generally have to pay their own way to the Olympics, and this guy playing a sport that actually covers the athletes expenses thinks he should be compensated for his play as well? **** you dwade!

Not a single wrestler or judoka, or 75% of other American athletes get their trip paid for. My brother in laws brother is a 3 time Olympic swimmer for the Guatemalan national Olympic team. He has had to pay his own way, hotels, food and so on just to be able to have the honor of representing his country. I know 2 Olympic judoka who had to pay their entire trips and such.

********* dwade, you pompous self serving diva POS!

Ok rant over!
Thank you.

NBA is disguising. What happens to full body contact we had in the 90s? All these cheap hand checks fall is pissing me off.

Street ball is better than NBA. At the very least, we don't call sissy fouls.
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Old 04-21-2012, 08:33 AM
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Jordan, who IRL can be a dick, at least had the IQ to be charming and not say stooopid sheeet.

Probably why the old man makes as much endorsement income as Kobe, Wade or Lebron...combined. Yeah, let that sink in.

2011 Fortunate 50 - SI.com

Michael Jordan makes more from endorsements now than he did as a player - Ball Don't Lie - NBA*Blog - Yahoo! Sports
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Old 04-21-2012, 09:57 AM
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Originally Posted by Greg1977 View Post
Wade seemed a bit more humble when he came into the league, but has had some douche moments the last few years, especially since Lebron came to Miami. Don't know if that's just coincidence or not.....
Could be Lebron's entourage of people influencing Wade, but not sure....he has been kinda douche the last few years though. Is his agent part of Lebron's management firm?
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